2017 Sacramento Indie Arcade Speaker: Brian Bullard
Please meet the Sacramento Indie Arcade's next panelist, Brian Bullard.
Bullardo is first and foremost a virtual reality enthusiast and game developer, exploring new and innovative ideas for virtual reality gaming. He will be joining Paul De Leon to teach others how to break into the world of game development.
Be sure to attend their #GameDev101 panel on Saturday, April 8th during the 2017 Sacramento Indie Arcade.
California's Capitol City finally has their own video game event to be proud of!
On Saturday, April 8th, 2017, West Sacramento Parks & Recreation in partnership with Nascent Games and the International Game Developers Association - Sacramento Chapter presents the 4th Annual Sacramento Indie Arcade!
Since 2014, we've had the distinct honor of working alongside some memorable nerd and geek community members including: Atari Party,Capitol Fight District, Ninja Pandas, Consolecade, Orange Lounge Radio,Videogame BANG, Sac Geeks and Extra Life!
Now, for 2017, we continue to extend our collaborative reach with NEW community members: KittensLIVE (representing the TwitchKittens streamers community), Last Token Gaming, U.S. Small Business Administration of Sacramento and more to bring it all together!
This year, we invite you to play games from over 40 digital and tabletop game developers.
The core of the Sacramento Indie Arcade is about our ever-growing list of Indie Game Developers here in the Sacramento region and beyond! Attendees will be able to play games created by 30+ developers (Board, Card & Video Game), including our VERY 1ST INTERNATIONAL Game Developer all the way from Singapore! Gaming Tournaments will, of course, return thanks to our awesome Capitol Fight District crew! This will include Street Fighter and more!
There will also be an awesome lineup of game-themed vendors ready to show their crafts on display for sale!
Enjoy video game music by Ben Prunty Music!
Because Sacramento Indie Arcade continues to create inspiration and results for all who attend, we will once again incorporate speakers and panelists including: Michelle Hill - Keynote (2K Games), Joe McClure (Small Business Association-Sacramento), Sela Davis (Xbox Live, VREAL), Alona Jennings & Gina Lujan (Hacker Lab & Code For Hood), Steve Whitney (Whitney Apps/Amazon), Paul De Leon (Nexcra Software) and MORE!
These truly inspiring speakers and panelists will be ready to provide some professional and thought-provoking discussion throughout our community! +1 WISDOM!
Whether you're a casual gamer, hardcore gamer, young gamer or old gamer, #SacIndieArcade has something for everyone! Bring your friends and family to play games with us! Tickets start at $10 online and $5 for students with school ID. Kids 12 and under are free.
Follow us on Twitter, Facebook and Instagram - @SacIndieArcade!
What is Sacramento Indie Arcade
Since 2007, our active game developer community has fostered growth of game development in Sacramento. In April 2014, Nascent Games & IGDA Sacramento decided it was time to show the region and the world what is being created in California’s capital city. A reason to CELEBRATE these milestones from our respective developers! Through celebration, education and inspiration, the inaugural Sacramento Indie Arcade was born!
About The International Game Developers Association - Sacramento Chapter
The International Game Developers Association - Sacramento Chapter was created to help foster growth of professional game development in our local region. Our mission is to advance the careers and enhance the lives of game developers by connecting members with peers, promoting professional development and advocating on issues that affect the developer community.
Founded in April 2013, the purpose of IGDA Sacramento is to allow game developers a place where they can come together, network, share ideas, create empowerment & inspiration from these ideas, form friendships and learn ways to get into the game industry or how to be better if one is returning into the industry.
Each month the Chapter hosts networking events and game jams to encourage growth and development within our community.