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IndieCade 2012

September 29, 2012

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Next weekend (Oct. 4-7) sees the return of the IndieCade independent video game festival here in Los Angeles, and Nerd City is going to be there! Featuring over 80 games and their non-corpo developers, IndieCade has become the DIY cure-all for chronic E3-itis. The best part? The festival is still open to the public, letting […]

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Bastion!

June 29, 2011

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One of the consistently most exciting movements in the world of Nerd is the ever-evolving world of independent gaming. With the ¬†freedom provided by the medium, and the reasonable budget that downloadable games allow, indie gaming represents an artistic revolution akin to the rebel film-making of the 1970′s. One of the best-looking and most buzz-worthy […]

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IndieCade Finalists Announced!

September 2, 2010

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One of the coolest Nerd events of the fall has to be IndieCade, the independent video game festival taking place October 8-10, in Culver City, California. Featuring an award show hosted by Star Trek superstar/reading fanatic LeVar Burton, the fest celebrates the spirit of indie game development. With an opportunity for gamers, investors, and creators […]

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GameStop Indie Game Challenge

August 2, 2009

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GameStop is currently running a very cool contest for all you aspiring game designers out there. Basically, you send them your independent video game, and if it’s cool, you could win $100,000 or a $50,000 design scholarship. Pretty badass. Get all the deets here.

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