GameDevCafé РMeetToMatch Evolution

Café Fokus Koekoekstraat 25, Utrecht, Utrecht, Netherlands

  MeetToMatch has changed the way we network. Join¬†MeetToMatch co-founder Fedor van Herpen, who will tell us about the development of the platform, the past and future, how it changed, how they survived Covid and how he wants to transform the future of professional networking.   Program 18:00 Walk in - Grab a bite (bring […]

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GameDevCafé Presents: PUB QUIZ

Café Fokus Koekoekstraat 25, Utrecht, Utrecht, Netherlands

The first and only Game Pub Quiz in Utrecht! Do you think you know all about games past and present? Can you recognize a level soundtrack within the first few seconds? Name all NPCs? Point out a game by a screenshot? Then get your team together - or play solo - and test your game […]

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GameDevCafe – Work for Hire

Café Fokus Koekoekstraat 25, Utrecht, Utrecht, Netherlands

How do you acquire new projects, funding and players in and out of the video game industry? Ellis Bartholomeus and Michiel Sala have learned the ropes in the last two decennia. They will discuss the ups and downs of working with clients, stakeholders and end-users. Or in Michiel‚Äôs words: developing stuff for 100 euros an […]

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GameDevCafe – Playtesting

Café Fokus Koekoekstraat 25, Utrecht, Utrecht, Netherlands

Playtesting is probably the most fundamental skill a game dev needs to build a solid product. However, finding players is time-consuming and performing the test too. Gladly, at GameDevCafe you can always bring your first prototype and get some expert reviews from your peers. But what happens after? When should you listen to feedback, how […]

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GameDevCafé РDe Zin en Onzin van 5G

Café Fokus Koekoekstraat 25, Utrecht, Utrecht, Netherlands

Hoe kan burgerwetenschap en spel helpen bij beter begrip en meer kennis over 5G? Op 8 maart gaan Professor Roel Vermeulen en Menno Deen hierover in gesprek. Tijdens het GameDevCafe in Caf√© Fokus bespreken ze wat elektromagnetische velden zijn en welke invloed het zou kunnen hebben op onze leefomgeving. Na 20 minuten is er ruimte […]

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GameDevCafe – Play-Testing Night

Café Fokus Koekoekstraat 25, Utrecht, Utrecht, Netherlands

Join other game professionals and play each others games during the GameDevCafe Playtest-Night.
The concept is simple. Bring your game, on whatever device and in whatever stage of development. Buy a drink, show your game and receive feedback from fellow game professionals.

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GameDevCafe – Game & Activism

Café Fokus Koekoekstraat 25, Utrecht, Utrecht, Netherlands

How can games contribute or instantiate activism? Meggy Pepelanova and Joost Vervoort will discuss the merits of Games & Activism at the GameDevCafe of May!

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GameDevCafe – Games [4Diversity]

Café Fokus Koekoekstraat 25, Utrecht, Utrecht, Netherlands

Games is back in action. On June we announce our new gamejam on less represented perspectives and we look back on 10 years running gamejams. What have we learned and what should come?

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GameDevCafé РFreelancing as Game Designer

Café Fokus Koekoekstraat 25, Utrecht, Utrecht, Netherlands

What could possibly go wrong? Joris Roelofs will share spicy stories, red flags & best practices as a freelance game designer at July's GameDevCafe!

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GameDevCafé РPost Mortem of Rusty Lake(s)

Café Fokus Koekoekstraat 25, Utrecht, Utrecht, Netherlands

With millions of games sold, Rusty Lake has become a household name in their very own genre. Want to know how they got where they are now? Join us during a Post-Mortem talk with Robin Ras, founder of Rusty Lake.

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GameDevCafé РAudio & Business Design for Dementia

Café Fokus Koekoekstraat 25, Utrecht, Utrecht, Netherlands

How do you design audio for an interactive table, intended for people suffering from dementia, in an semi-public area? Michel Rumpff and Sjoerd Wennekes reflect on the development process of Tover. Which challenges did they have to overcome, both audio-design-wise, as business wise. 18:00 Walk in ‚Äď Grab a bite (bring your own) 19:00 Interview […]