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Making Jewish Games Workshop (Presented by the IGDA)

Aubrey Isaacman (Co-Chair, IGDA Jewish Developers SIG)

Location: Room 211, South Hall

Date: Wednesday, March 18

Time: 3:30pm - 4:30pm

Pass Type: All Access Pass, Core+Summits Pass, Core Pass, Summits Pass, Expo Plus Pass, Expo Pass, Audio Pass, Independent Games Summit Pass - Get your pass now!

Topic: Advocacy

Format: Roundtable

Vault Recording: TBD

Audience Level: All

Our community has long been concerned with the lack of suitable Jewish representation in games, and we want to help you take action into your own hands. This year, we’re hosting a workshop so you can make your “Jewish game” come to life! You will get to work alongside fellow Jewish game devs and allies for 45 minutes of creative concepting and share how you want Jewish people and culture in games presented. Concepts will be shared as part of the networking portion of this session.


Attendees will come away with solid concepts to begin creating Jewish games and receive feedback from Jewish game developers. Furthermore, this workshop will facilitate new connections between Jewish game developers as well as allies.

Intended Audience

This workshop is open to Jewish game developers, allies, and those who want to create a positive impact concerning Jewish identities by creating “Jewish games”.