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We are pleased to announce the 2018 Game Devs of Color Expo! 2017’s event exceeded all expectations, and we’re going to keep that momentum going into the new year. On July 14th, the Game Devs of Color Expo returns to the historic Schomburg center for another day of great games, talks, and community.
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All are welcome
The 2018 Game Devs of Color Expo is open to people of all genders, races, abilities, sexual orientations, and religions. We are committed to ensuring that this event is inclusive to all. For example, the venue is wheelchair accessibile, live captions will be displayed for all talks and presentations, and gender-neutral restrooms will be available.
We want this to be a safe space to express yourself. Please let us know if there’s anything we can do to make you feel comfortable attending this event.
The 2017 Game Devs of Color Expo took place on June 24, 2017 in New York City. In this day-long event at the historic Schomburg Center, we held panels and talks, with an expo hall filled with unique games made by creators of color. Talks ranged from calls to action for creating games, discussions about the culture around games, the game development process, and experiences within the games industry as people from different backgrounds.
Some quick facts about GDoCE 2017:
We’ve received some incredible feedback from attendees and press, and we’re working on an even better 2018 event.
Our recordings of last year’s talks and panels are all available online, including closed captions for greater accessibility.
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