IndieCade keeps growing every year. This year's Festival will be busy with games and exhibits that you won’t want to miss. There will be the newest games to play, people to meet and so much more. None of this would be possible without the help of our fantastic sponsors. The sponsors for 2016 are:
Recognized as a global leader and company responsible for the progression of consumer-based computer entertainment, Sony Computer Entertainment Inc. (SCEI) manufactures, distributes, develops and markets the PSP®(PlayStation®Portable) handheld entertainment system, the PlayStation®3 (PS3™) computer entertainment system, the PlayStation®Vita (PS Vita) portable entertainment system and the PlayStation®4 computer entertainment system.
Intel is focused on increasing inclusiveness among players and within gaming content. Intel's initial efforts have focused on bringing together gaming companies and developers to kick off the conversation and form alliances.
Developed by Epic Games, the Unreal Engine brings high-fidelity experiences to PC, console, mobile, VR and the Web. Unreal Engine accelerates the creation of games, applications, visualizations and cinematic content. Download Unreal Engine for free at unrealengine.com and follow @UnrealEngine for updates.
The Interactive Media Division in the USC School of Cinematic Arts is a vibrant community dedicated to providing leadership in the education, creation, study and research of interactive media and digital arts. Our faculty practices collaborative design with our students that blaze the trail in an evolving and dynamic medium.
We are a very small company founded by two people who love games. We started this company to create games that we have always dreamed of…games that we would love playing.To this end, we have put together a small team of people who are passionate about games, and who all share the same vision. We want to be known as a company that listens to you, our audience, our customers, our community, and still staying true to our artistic vision. We believe that in doing so, we stay grounded with the core ideologies and aspirations that lead us here in the first place.We seek to tell compelling stories, impart philosophical insights, and deliver fun and meaningful experiences through the games that we create. We just barely started, but we shall strive to take you on a journey through an alternate reality that goes beyond the borders of our imagination and into…Beyond Red Wave Arts…
The NYU Game Center celebrates games as a creative practice, offering BFA, MFA, and undergraduate courses and public programs on the design, production, and study of games as an aesthetic and cultural form. For more information, visit us at gamecenter.nyu.edu
For nearly thirty years, SideFX has been providing artists with procedural 3D animation, visual effects, and game development tools designed to create the highest-quality entertainment results. We are passionate about what our customers do because our roots are in production, both as artists and as pioneering technical innovators.
Extra Life is a Children’s Miracle Network Hospitals fundraising program that empowers the gaming community to make a difference in the lives of local sick and injured kids. Participants fundraise year round and during a 24-hour gaming marathon each fall. Getting involved is as easy as signing up online at extra-life.org, asking your friends and family to donate and pledging to play games for 24 hours in support of the Children’s Miracle Network Hospital of your choice. You can play from the comfort of your own home playing any game you want. Our 170 member hospitals rely on donations to provide the best care for kids. Since 2008 we have raised over 14 million and it has gone towards things like funding critical treatments research and equipment as well as helping families who cannot afford care. To learn more about how you can play games to heal kids visit extra-life.org.
The International Game Developers Association (IGDA) is the largest non-profit membership organization in the world serving all individuals who create games. Our mission is to advance the careers and enhance the lives of game developers by connecting members with their peers, promoting professional development, and advocating on issues that affect the developer community. View our membership benefits and considering joining today!
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