Oregon Video Game Association Takes Shape

OVGAThe newly formed Oregon Video Game Association had their official launch this month at OMSI, where they showcased Oregon-designed and made games.  OVGA’s goal is to advocate for Oregon’s emerging video game industry.  Want to find out more? Read here. Continue reading... “Oregon Video Game Association Takes Shape”

Indie Gaming Scene In Eugene Keeps Growing

The Indie Game Convention (that took place October 3-4) was a huge success. The two day convention showcased 15 games all created by local Eugene developers, such as Pipeworks, Buzz Money (bought by Zynga), GarageGames among a few.  This new breed of gaming company creates a variety of jobs, from designers to engineers, programmers to producers and now in Eugene around 150 people are working in game development.

The event was supported by the local gaming industry as well as; DIVA, Eugene Mindworks, Oregon Story Board, Travel Lane County. Continue reading... “Indie Gaming Scene In Eugene Keeps Growing”