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Use the GDC 2021 Session Viewer to browse and sort the ever-growing list of sessions by day, time, pass type, topic, and format. All registered attendees will be able to build their personal schedule directly within the event platform, once live early July 2021. All times are listed in Pacific Time.

Tools Summit: LIVE Game Show

Viktor Stepanov  (Tools Engineer, Infinity Ward)

Alexander Pirogov  (Product Manager/Developer, JetBrains)

Geoff Evans  (Tools Engineer, Epic Games)

David Lightbown  (UX Director, Ubisoft)

Date: Monday, July 19

Time: 3:20pm - 4:20pm

Pass Type: All Access Pass, Summits Pass

Topic: Programming

Format: Session

Vault Recording: Video

Audience Level: I acknowledge GDC 2021 is an all-digital event and commit to participating virtually.

The Tools Summit: Game Show is a live trivia game about Game Tools related topics.

Attendees will be split into teams and tested on their knowledge of Game Tech/Tools history. Everyone on the winning team will receive a fabulous prize!

To participate, make sure to join us in the Zoom link to get selected for a team! Space is limited to 80 participants and is first come first serve. Want to be a spectator? The Tools Game Show will be recorded and available on-demand in the event platform.

"Those who cannot remember the past are condemned to repeat it"
- George Santayana


Attendees will take away a great feeling of accomplishment and they will be inspired to continue to study the history of GameDev Tools.

Intended Audience

Anyone who uses, develops, or benefits from game development tools.