Translation: Juan Carlos Mariño GameDevPY is the most important game developing conference in Paraguay, aimed at professionals, beginners and video game enthusiasts. The event is taking place for a fifth consecutive year, on Thursday 30 and Friday 31, at Universidad Autónoma de Asunción and it is totally free for all attendees. Sponsored by both Unity… Continue reading 5th edition of GameDevPY to be held on May in Paraguay.
By Juan Carlos Mariño (redactor at Latam VGF) Last week, the city of San Francisco was filled with veteran and newcomer developer talents from all around the world participating in talks, workshops and meetings at the Game Developers Conference , Game Connection America and The Big Indie Pitch from Pocket Gamer events. These venues offer a… Continue reading LATAM Indie Games Awarded in GDC week at San Francisco
By Juan Carlos Mariño Peru based LEAP Game Studios’ most recent project was successfully funded on Kickstarter, gathering 55.395 USD, 58% more money above the initial funding objective of 35.000 USD. “Amazon folklore speaks of a deadly creature that wanders the rainforest. A being of no discernible shape that confronts people with their inner selves,… Continue reading Peru based LEAP Game Studios’ most recent project was successfully funded on Kickstarter
Game Developers Conference, just revealed the eight winners of this year's Best in Play awards: This year featuring 2 games from Brazil and a third brazilian game was given an honor mention. This program is meant to help emerging developers showcase their work at GDC and the winners where judged by a panel of veteran GDC organizers. This Year among the 8… Continue reading Best in Play’ winners for GDC Play 2019 featuring 2 Brazilian titles.
In 2017 Ludus Games, a video game firm that helps 'indie dev partners do business'*(1), made a Salvadorean title available to Playstation 4 and Xbox One users. For 2019, they are planning to introduce the first Central American game ever seen on a Nintendo platform. 'Stereo Aereo' is an action game that draws its inspiration… Continue reading EL SALVADOR LEAVES ITS MARK ON PLAYSTATION 4 AND XBOX ONE
Early this week the famous indie Developer Daniel Benmergui announced the partnership with Annapurna Interactive, the publisher of games like What Remains of Edith Finch and Gorogoa. "[ANNOUNCEMENT] Today we start working on Storyteller, the videogame about building stories! We partnered with Annapurna Interactive to help us make the highest-quality top-tier game possible (and now… Continue reading Argentina: Indie Developer Daniel Benmergui partnered with Annapurna Interactive to finish the game “Storyteller”
We are proud to announce that the Latin American Federation of Video Game Developers (Latam VGF) has obtained a historic partnership with GAME DEVELOPERS CONFERENCE of 110 scholarships for GDC 2019. This amazing joint effort will grant opportunities to the less represented sectors of the industry in Latin America. The Scholarships will be handled by the 11… Continue reading Latam Video Games Federation and GDC unite forces to grant opportunities to the less represented sectors of the industry in Latin America.