IGDA Foundation’s Diverse Game Developers Fund Now Taking Applications

Gamasutra’s Alissa McAloon spread the good word about the IGDA Foundation‘s Diverse Game Developers Fund launch along with valuable info about what it aims to do for the games industry. The IGDA Foundation, the charitable arm of the International Game Developers Association, has teamed up with Grant for the Web to launch a $300,000 fund […]

GamesIndustry.biz Names IGDA Foundation’s Nika Nour as a Game Changer of 2020

GamesIndustry.biz named IGDA Foundation Executive Director Nika Nour as one of its “100 Game Changers of 2020.” Nour commented on her work with the foundation as part of the honor: “I joined the IGDA Foundation in 2019 to advance the careers, goals, and passions of underrepresented communities in games,” Nour says. “Too often, I witnessed poor treatment […]

IGDA Executive Director Comments on Cyberpunk 2077 Delay Messaging

Cyberpunk 2077 developer CD Projekt RED recently announced its highly anticipated open-world game would be pushed back from its latest release date, citing additional time needed for extra polish. Although delays are common, the announcement was met with scrutiny among those critical of crunch culture in the video game industry. Renee Gittens, executive director of […]