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Amazing submissions for the first Women in Games Game Jam

We are thrilled to announce the winners of the first ever Women in Games Game Jan in association with IntoGames and Sledgehammer Games. There were some amazing submissions around the theme of “Mother” – check them out here

We are also excited to officially announce the winners:

Best Overall Game (which was a tie)

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Congratulations to all the winners of the Women in Games Global Games Awards 2020!

 

The first Women in Games Global Games Awards took place this evening on the Hopin platform, streamed to a lively mixture of nominees, conference goers and supporters of Women in Games, who all came together to interact online with an hour long event which included a 40 question Quiz. The quiz featured questions […]

WIGJ supports invitational Overwatch tournament – Cat Collective Community Cup 12-13 September

Women in Games is supporting its first esports event for women and non-binary Overwatch players from established community groups on 12-13 September. Working with the established, professional tournament organisers, Monkey Bubble, the second day of this event will be streamed through the Women in Games Twitch account at https://www.twitch.tv/wigj starting at 1.00 pm CEST/ 2.00 […]

Women make up 46% of gamers, but only 16% are in top Executive positions

Avivah Wittenberg-Cox from 20-first opened our conference this year with an amazing keynote speech about the gender balance issues within the video games industry.

Women make up almost half (46%) of gamers, but you wouldn’t know it by looking at the people running the game. The scorecard created by 20-first sends a warning signal.

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Hangar 13 and 2K confirmed as Headline Sponsors for Women in Games Global Conference 2020

Women in Games is thrilled to confirm the continued relationship with Hangar 13 and 2K for this year’s conference. Hangar 13 and 2K said,

“Two years ago, Hangar 13 began its long-term partnership with Women in Games. The studio is proud to build upon this relationship and its commitment to the organisation’s mission by renewing […]