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About the IGF and GDCA
The Independent Games Festival (IGF)
Each year, the IGF competition awards winners in eight categories. The IGF recognizes innovation and independent game developers and students, providing major exposure and thousands of dollars in cash prizes. Browse submissions and finalists on the IGF website.
Game Developers Choice Awards (GDCA)
Stream the premier accolades for peer-recognition in the digital games industry at the Game Developers Choice Awards ceremony directly following the IGF Awards on the GDC Twitch channel. Industry professionals from around the world nominate recipients in thirteen categories, celebrating creativity, artistry and technical genius.