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SIEGE Announces 2020 Speakers

We are very excited to announce a great lineup of new and returning speakers, including: Will Wright Erin Hoffman...

Erin Hoffman-John Rejoins SIEGE

See Erin-Hoffman-John's 2015 SIEGE keynote HERE. Game designer Erin Hoffman-John is the latest speaker to join the r...

Virtual SIEGE Nov. 13-15

SIEGE is returning and going virtual! If you would like to speak, please apply HERE. The SIEGE College Fair is 9-11 ...

Lightbreak Wins Best in Georgia!

This was undoubtedly the best crop of finalists we have received in the four years we have run this contest, but the j...

Best in Georgia 2020

The Best in Georgia competition is returning for 2020! Each Global Game Jam location in the state nominates one team to...

Silv-E Winners Named at SIEGE

Four winners of the 2019 Silver Excellence in Indie Games (Silv-E) award received the news (and checks) at SIEGE. The w...

Want to Host a GGDA Meeting?

The Atlanta chapter of the GGDA meets on the second Tuesday of every month for networking and presentations on specific...

SIEGE2019 Livestream Schedule

You can still join us at SIEGE starting at 11 am Oct. 13 at the KSU Center. If you cannot make it in person, tune in at...

SIEGE Program Book Online

Check out all the great SIEGE events HERE You can still buy full or one-day SIEGE passes starting at 11 am Oct. 13 a...

New Benefits for GGDA Members

Insurance and Financial Benefits The GGDA is pleased to announce a new partnership with MassMutual and the Piedmont ...

Best in Georgia Winner Announced

Congratulations to everyone who took part in the recent Global Game Jam. The Georgia locations each nominated teams an...

GGDA Economic Impact Fact Sheet

Game Studios in Georgia at End of 2005: 8 Game Studios in Georgia at End of 2018: 160 (a 2,000 percent increase) ...

Best in Georgia Competition 2019

Congratulations to everyone who took part in the recent Global Game Jam. The Georgia locations have nominated teams and...

SIEGE Profile: Oxide Games

We are proud to announce the return of Oxide Games, a leading developer out of Hunt Valley, MD. Oxide works with top tal...

2018 Athens Game Jam Results

April 16 update: Congratulations to the team behind Night Light, named best in show for this year's Athens Game Jam - ht...

Eight Tips to a Great Game Jam

Getting Ready for Game Jam 2018 Ashley Stapleton, Game Writer So you’re all signed up for Game Jam (and if not, wh...

GGDA: 2017 in Review

What a busy, crazy year 2017 turned out to be, thanks to our members and the Georgia game development community! From...

Silvey Award Winners Announced

The second annual SIEGE "Excellence in Indie Game Design" awards, sponsored by Puzzles by Joe, were awarded at SIEGE's T...

Video Games to Teach Consent

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: Contact Person: Drew Crecente Company Name: Jennifer Ann’s Group Mobile: 404-729-7425 Email...

GSU Makes Big Esports Announcement

ATLANTA–Georgia State University has introduced programs for students interested in eSports, organized multiplayer video...

GGDA: 2015 in Review

GGDA: 2015 in Review   We have never started one of these end-of-year reports on a sad note before, but Tony ...

GGDA Skill Profiles

As part of our revamp of www.ggda.org, we are doing our best to add a lot more services, primarily for members but also ...

Paid Research Study for Avid Gamers

Dr. Jay O’Toole, a faculty member in the Managerial Sciences Department in the Robinson College of Business at Georgia S...

Game Dev Positions at Kaneva

There are some great opportunities here in Georgia: Software Engineer, Game Development http://blog.kaneva.com/?p=563 ...
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SIEGE Attendee Survey is Live!

Give us your feedback on how to make SIEGE an even better event. We are getting feedback now in preparation for our nin...
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Atlanta Game Jam Continues at SPSU!

That's right, the jam goes on! If you are working at a satellite location (your house, a 24-hour bar, etc), that is grea...
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In Memory of Tony Tseng

It's weekends like these when I remember just how great the Georgia game development community is. Despite all the havoc...
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GGDA: 2014 in Review

It is always fascinating watching the Georgia game development community grow and prosper, but 2014 stood out for many r...
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Learn by Gaming research study

Dr. Jay O'Toole was one of the organizers of our SIEGE investment conference. He is inviting everyone to participate in ...