Games [4Diversity] Dinner

District Six 428 11th Street, San Francisco, CA

Join us at the annual BYO Games Dinner. Every year we gather at District Six (formerly known as Soma Streat Food Park) to meet game professionals that wish to contribute to improved diversity&inclusion in the game industry. Feel free to join in! Everyone's welcome! District Six is conveniently located close to the DNA Lounge, where […]

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GameDevCafé РDiversity&Inclusion

Café Fokus Koekoekstraat 25, Utrecht, Utrecht

How can we bring more diversity to the game industry work force? Want to join in and start a discussion on this issue? Laura van Nieuwenhuijze (Chair of COC Midden Nederland) shares best practices and lessons learned of advocating for more diversity & inclusion.

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GameDevCafé РApplied Games

Café Fokus Koekoekstraat 25, Utrecht, Utrecht

GameDevCafe - Applied Games Playing in new markets Applied game studio's are exploring new and exciting domains outside (and inside) traditional game industry. How do you turn 'real procedures' in playful activities? How and when do you test, iterate and build? How do we implement games to make sure they actually work? At the GameDevCafe,¬†Tim […]

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GameDevCafe – Playtest-Night

Café Fokus Koekoekstraat 25, Utrecht, Utrecht

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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GameDevCaf√© ‚Äď Cat Cafe Manager Post Mortem

Café Fokus Koekoekstraat 25, Utrecht, Utrecht

  Join¬†Roost Games, developers of Cat Cafe Manager, to learn about their experiences with their game's development and release, what the expectations were compared to the results, the team goals and if they are reached, and more!   Program 18:00 Walk in - Grab a bite (bring your own) 19:00 Talk with Roost Games 19:20 […]

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GameDevCafé РMeetToMatch Evolution

Café Fokus Koekoekstraat 25, Utrecht, Utrecht

  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

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

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

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

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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