Brazil Games Diversity board released a stamp to identify, promote and encourage diversity in the game industry, as well as to act on spreading out the culture of respect and equality throughout the educational and professional sides of the local game industry. The “Support & Incentive for Diversity Stamp for the Game Industry” has three different categories: Events, Sponsorship and Company. There are two certifications already available: Gender and LGBTQI+. Two more certifications are also under-development: Racial and People with Disabilities.
Are you ready for business? Save the date for the largest International B2B games market in Latin America. June 26-28, in São Paulo, Brazil.
Submissions are now open!
Independent game developers from all around the globe can submit their games to BIG Festival 2019 (Brazil’s Independent Games Festival). The event takes place in São Paulo, Brazil, from the 26nd to the 30th of June. To subscribe a game for the BIG Festival competition, please visit: bigfestival.com.br
Trial of Titans, by Oktagon Games, and Talaka, by Flux Game Studio, were selected for GDC Pitch, at GDC Conference 2019. The teams have five minutes to show their new games to international investors and publishers such as: Makers Fund, Signia Venture Partners, Play Ventures, Devolver Digital, Finji, and 11bit Studios. GDC Pitch will once again be hosted by Jason Della Rocca, from the investment platform Execution Labs, on Wednesday the 20th and on Thursday the 21st of March, during the Conference at the Moscone Convention Center in San Francisco.
Relic Hunters, by Rogue Snail, and DeMagnete VR, by BitCake, are two of the eight winners of Best in Play, organised by GDC Conference. Areia, by GILP Studio, received an honourable mention of the same award.
Check out all the winner for GDC Play 2019 at Gamasutra!
Check out the Brazilian games’ reels:
Yet another record-breaking achievement for the Brazilian Delegation: 47 studios and 120 professionals to attend two of the most important B2B events in the industry. The Game Developers Conference, GDC, and the Game Connection America, GCA, in San Francisco, from the 18th to the 22nd of March. Eleven (11) companies at GDC Play and eight (8) companies at GCA will be showcasing their games. Check out which studios will be there. If attending GDC Play, do not miss out the Brazil Games booth at N3324. If attending GCA, come meet us at the Brazil Games delegation area.
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The Brazil Games Export Program is the export program created by the Brazilian Game Companies Association, ABRAGAMES, in partnership with Apex-Brasil, the Brazilian Trade and Investment Promotion Agency.