Without precedent for its 17-year history, the Games For Change Festival will be free to attend Enrollment for the occasion opens today, with the celebration itself occurring between July fourteenth and sixteenth. Regardless of being on the web this year due to the coronavirus pandemic, they’ll despite everything be workshops, demos and networking sessions to participate in. As in past years, they’ll likewise be an award function regarding those in the game business who have had a noteworthy social effect.
Games For Change likewise declared four extra keynote speakers. The rundown of new moderators incorporates notable names, for example, women’s activist Anita Sarkeesian and Media Molecule’s Siobhan Reddy. They join an effectively varied gathering that incorporates the likes of Jenova Chen, the originator of acclaimed independent title Journey, and Hana, a fantasy pop artist who delivered her most recent collection, Hanadriel, more than about a month while streaming the procedure on Twitch.
“As we pivot to a virtual festival and offer free registration to all, our focus is to introduce a global and ever-more diverse audience to the new and groundbreaking ways that games and immersive media are being used for good,” said Games For Change President Susanna Pollack.
With an emphasis on subjects like strength, connectedness and prosperity, the 2020 Games For Change Festival feels like it will be significantly more convenient than in past years.