GDC 2018

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  • Venue: Moscone Convention Center
  • Location: 747 Howard St., between 3rd & 4th St. San Francisco, CA 94103
  • Dates: March 19th - March 23rd
  • Website: GDC 2018
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The world’s largest dev event is coming back this March for five days of conferences and three days of expo.

This year’s tracks will cover design, programming, business & marketing, production & team management, visual arts, audio, monetisation and advocacy tracks. There’s much more than the main tracks though, with hours of summits from AI to narrative, as well as tutorials on the likes of esports, visual effects or even board game design.

For the last three days of the event (March 21st to 23rd), over 550 companies will be on the show floor, showcasing every aspect of game development.

Running alongside GDC is the Independent Games Festival, from March 21st, with the IGF Awards taking place on the 21st. The ceremony will be followed 18th Annual Game Developers Choice Awards.

Details on passes and prices can be found here.



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Gamescom 2018

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Casual Connect

Casual Connect 2018

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BAFTA Games Awards 2018

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