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2014-08-06 12:26:53

Main Competition Entries for the 17th Annual IGF Due October 22, Student Showcase Entries Due October 31 SAN FRANCISCO, Aug. 6, 2014 /PRNewswire/ --The call for submissions are now open for the 17(th) annual Independent Games Festival (IGF), the longest running festival, summit, and showcase for indie games. The 2015 IGF will be held at the Game Developers Conference (GDC) in San Francisco March 2-6. Entries for the Main Competition are now being accepted through October 22, 2014; entries...

2014-02-11 23:27:23

New forum provides the Iranian technology community with new opportunities to contribute to the global discussion on Internet governance. (PRWEB) February 11, 2014 IJMA3 and the Tehran ICT Guild Organization (TIG) have collaborated to launch the Persian Internet Governance Forum (Persian IGF), the first entity in the region to highlight the importance of Internet openness and its effects on economic growth in the Persian region. The Persian IGF is one of the latest additions to the...

2011-03-02 22:30:00

SAN FRANCISCO, March 2, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Swedish developer Mojang's acclaimed 3D world-building sandbox title, Minecraft was a big winner at the 13th Annual Independent Games Festival tonight at Game Developers Conference in San Francisco, earning the Seumas McNally Grand Prize for Best Independent Game, as well as the community-voted Audience Award. In a diverse set of award-winners, other Independent Games Festival award recipients included Frictional Games' psychological horror...

2010-03-11 22:55:00

SAN FRANCISCO, March 11 /PRNewswire/ -- Pocketwatch Games' stylish co-op caper, Monaco, was the big winner at the Twelfth Annual Independent Games Festival, which was hosted by the Game Developers Conference (GDC) at the Moscone Convention Center in San Francisco. Monaco received the top award at the ceremony, earning the $20,000 Seumas McNally Grand Prize for Best Independent Game, as well as the award for Excellence in Design. Other IGF award recipients for 2010, as judged by over 170...

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