IndieCade's 'resist' theme at E3 holds a mirror to society

Joystiq

Joystiq News
borders.jpg

Please, Log in or Register to view URLs content!
CEO Stephanie Barish operates at the heart of the independent-development community, running shows throughout the year that highlight some of the most innovative, thoughtful and beautiful games the industry has to offer.

This year, IndieCade sponsored the
Please, Log in or Register to view URLs content!
, an international competition "about creating games that resist oppressive authoritarianism in all its forms." The #ResistJam took place in March, not long after President Donald Trump unexpectedly signed a
Please, Log in or Register to view URLs content!
, and ultimately
Please, Log in or Register to view URLs content!
, executive order banning travelers from seven Muslim-majority nations from entering the US. Protests sprang up around the nation, and the jam was meant to give game developers a unique outlet for activism,
Please, Log in or Register to view URLs content!
.

Please, Log in or Register to view URLs content!


Console Bang News!
 
Top