This conference firmly places a spotlight on the video game industry of the Global South where developers are creating games, launching success stories and building up the game industry in a way unseen in other parts of the world.
The theme for the event this year is Folklore & Storytelling. You will see presentations that tell the stories of the game industry in the Global South through stories about the successes, the people who make the games & stories of the industry, as well as stories of the games that are unique to the local culture, traditions & history.
This online conference will have 6 conference days over the month of November so that as many people as possible can attend the event. Tickets are now available for FREE for the following dates: Latin America – 11 & 12 November, Africa & Middle East – 18 & 19 November, South Asia, South East Asia, Australia, New Zealand and pacific islands (as stories told from the First Nations Australians, Maori and pacific islander developers perspectives) – 25 & 26 November.
For more information, visit igda.org