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SIEGE2017: Breaking into the Game Industry

At SIEGE, we are offering a number of events specifically tailored to people looking to break into the game industry: 3:30 pm Friday, Oct. 7, we have a panel on breaking in with some of our leading industry experts. 8 pm Friday, more experts are gathering in the Cobb Ballroom for our largest portfolio review […]

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SIEGE2017 Program Book is Live

The SIEGE2017 Program Book is now available. This is probably our all-time best line up of speakers and events, so check it out, and we will see you at SIEGE!   2017_SIEGE_Program 9-25-2017sm7

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Voice of Balrog and Odin to MC First Georgia Esports League Championship

For Immediate Release: Renowned Voice Actor Bob Carter to Star at Paladins and Brawlhalla Event Esports League Offers Internships as Well as Scholarships for Playing Video Games ATLANTA (Sept. 21, 2017) — The Georgia Game Developers Association (GGDA) today announced that renowned voice actor Bob Carter will MC the first annual Georgia Esports League state […]

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Senior Xbox Software Engineer Gersh Payzer to Keynote SIEGE

 FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE:                                                                                    Senior Xbox Software Engineer Gersh Payzer to Keynote SIEGE “Climbing Your Skill Tree” Is Theme for Game Development Conference ATLANTA, GEORGIA – (Sept. 14, 2017) – The Georgia Game Developers Association announced today that award-winning game engineer Gersh Payzer will keynote the Association’s 11th annual Southern Interactive Entertainment and Game Expo (www.siegecon.net). […]

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First Tripwire Indie Game Extravaganza at SIEGE Oct. 6

Tripwire Indie Game Extravaganza (and Portfolio Review) Friday 8:00 pm (Cobb Ballroom) Tripwire Interactive, developer of great titles like Incursion, Red Orchestra 1 and 2, Killing Floor 1 and 2, and Rising Storm, has stressed that it wants its opening night party to focus on building the Georgia game industry as well as celebrating another […]

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GAME DESIGN GURU JESSE SCHELL TO KEYNOTE 11th ANNUAL SIEGE OCT. 6

 FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE:  GAME DESIGN GURU JESSE SCHELL TO KEYNOTE 11th ANNUAL SIEGE OCT. 6 “Climbing Your Skill Tree” Is Theme for Game Development Conference  ATLANTA, GEORGIA – (June 6, 2017) – The Georgia Game Developers Association announced today that award-winning game developer Jesse Schell, author of “The Art of Game Design: A Book of […]

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Renowned Fantasy Artist Larry Elmore to Speak at SIEGE

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: Renowned Game Artist Larry Elmore to Join SIEGE in Atlanta ATLANTA, GEORGIA – (Sept. 12, 2017) – The Georgia Game Developers Association announced today that award-winning game artist Larry Elmore, renowned for his work on Dungeons and Dragons, Everquest and more, will speak at the 11th annual Southern Interactive Entertainment and Game […]

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Register NOW for SIEGE Workshops

Most people think of SIEGE as panels, parties, keynotes, networking events … okay, people think of lots of things when they think of SIEGE. However, we also have free hands-on workshops the day before SIEGE starts. Workshops are free, but priority goes to SIEGE volunteers, sponsors and paid attendees. The workshops run from 2 pm […]

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Deadline Extended for SIEGE Investment Conference

Entrepreneurs in Interactive Media and Related Industries have until Sept. 15 to Apply for the 7th Annual SIEGE Investment Conference October 6th.  ATLANTA – The deadline for producers of interactive media to pitch their next big business idea to a top-tier panel of over 40 judges of investors and industry experts in Atlanta has been […]

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Georgia Video Game Economic Impact Report to be Released at SIEGE

For Immediate Release: Georgia Video Game Economic Impact Report to be Released at SIEGE Georgia Game Developers Association to share report Oct. 8 at forum with ESA ATLANTA, GA. (Oct. 2, 2016) – The Georgia Game Developers Association (GGDA) announced today that details of the “Economic Contributions of the Georgia Video Game Industry” report will […]

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