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GDC brings together the global game development community through the support of Sponsors.

GDC Sponsors represent innovative game technology and service providers interested in meeting developers, demonstrating the latest tools, and building partnerships with developers. Learn more about GDC sponsorship opportunities.

Platinum Sponsors

AWS Game Tech provides the best portfolio of cloud services to help game developers of all sizes build faster, operate smarter, and create fun, innovative experiences. Learn more at gametech.amazon.com 

Epic Games operates Fortnite, one of the world’s largest games, and Unreal Engine, which powers leading games and is used across film and television, architecture, automotive, and many other industries. Epic provides an end-to-end digital ecosystem for creators through Unreal Engine, Epic Games Store, and Epic Online Services.

Microsoft brings together our best resources to create a full technology stack that helps you in the development process. Whether you’re looking to host your game in the cloud, operate your live titles, or reach the most passionate and engaged gamers on the planet, Microsoft is here to help.

Unity is the creator of the world’s leading real-time 3D development platform, giving users the most powerful and accessible tools to create 3D visual content using world-class technology, operate using resources that maximize ease-of-use, and monetize, so that they can find success with their creations.

Gold Sponsors

Rollic is an İstanbul based game developer and publisher, founded in January 2019. We currently focus on free-to-play "hyper-casual/casual games" for Android and iOS and we are committed to producing massive scaling global titles while building a future-proof ecosystem in the gaming industry.

Silver Sponsors

AdColony is one of the largest mobile advertising marketplace in the world with a reach of more than 1.5 billion users worldwide.

Known for its unparalleled 3rd-party-verified viewability rates, rich media formats, global performance advertising business and programmatic marketplace, and extensive SDK footprint in the Top 1000 apps worldwide.

Adjust is a global B2B SaaS company. Born at the heart of the mobile app economy and grown out of a passion for technology, the company has 16 offices around the world.

In total, more than 35,000 apps have implemented Adjust's solutions to secure their budgets and improve results.

Bugsnag manages full stack application stability for making data-driven decisions on whether to build software or fix bugs. Recognized for best-in-class mobile support, our diagnostic data enables teams to reproduce and fix errors which are grouped by root-cause, sortable by business impact, and displayed alongside rich diagnostics.

Denuvo GmbH was acquired by Irdeto in 2018 and is the world leader in gaming security, protecting games on desktop, mobile, console and VR devices. The company provides technology and services for game  publishers, software vendors, e-publishers and video publishers. Denuvo’s technology prevents revenue loss and disruptive cheating.

Google Cloud provides gaming companies with leading infrastructure and platform capabilities. We deliver enterprise-grade cloud solutions that leverage Google’s cutting-edge technology to help build great player experiences and empower game developers by minimizing complexity and accelerating data insights.

Working with the largest mobile game companies, ironSource is developing the industry's leading growth engine for games. Our robust mobile ad mediation platform, mobile ad network, and a data-driven user acquisition platform, closes the monetization and marketing loop to empower game developers to turn their games into businesses.

At Keywords, we are using our passion for games, technology, and media to create a global services platform for video games and beyond. We enable leading content creators and publishers to leverage our expertise and capacity across the lifecycle of interactive content. Keywords helps you to create the most engaging experiences.

MongoDB is the next-generation database that helps businesses transform their industries by harnessing the power of data. The world’s most sophisticated organizations, from cutting-edge startups to the largest companies, use MongoDB to create applications never before possible at a fraction of the cost of legacy databases.

N3TWORK, Inc. is a mobile game publisher creating groundbreaking interactive experiences and services. The company is building from the success of Legendary: Game of Heroes to publish more games, including Tetris® and Funko Pop! Blitz. They recently announced a $50 million growth fund to help developers scale businesses through the N3TWORK Scale Platform (NSP).

SHAREit provides varieties of entertainment online and offline to 1.8 billion users. SHAREit game center is one of the largest catalogues of mobile games, from developers across the globe. It could also help game developers and publishers to scale up app growth by connecting to high-impact users.

Sisu is the fastest and most comprehensive analytics platform that helps publishers and designer understand why their key metrics are changing. Based on years of research at Stanford University, Sisu uses machine learning and powerful statistical analysis to continuously explain why CPI, LTV, and other KPIs are changing.

Get your player a personal AI assistant and make your game more enjoyable. Tentuplay delves into your player's motivations and gives them what they need. It segments your players into 28 personas and sends personalized game guides and offers. It is easy to use, but still comprehensive and insightful.

Tipalti is the proven leader with hyper-growth platforms and marketplaces, including Twitch, Discord, Blizzard Entertainment, Caffeine.tv, and Roblox that need reliable, scalable partner payables. Its customers wipe out 80% of their payables effort while improving compliance and financial controls, reducing risk, and strengthening partner relations.

Vungle is the leading in-app performance marketing platform. Advertisers depend on Vungle's creative and LTV optimization technologies to reach and acquire high-value consumers worldwide. Top publishers rely on Vungle to generate superior revenue with engaging video ads that enhance the user experience.

Xsolla's video game business engine helps game developers and publishers operate more efficiently and sell more games.

Serving only the video game industry, Xsolla caters to businesses from indie to enterprise, with solutions that solve the complexities of distribution, marketing, and monetization to increase sales and revenue.

General Sponsors

AppsFlyer, the global attribution leader, empowers marketers to grow their business and innovate with a suite of comprehensive measurement and analytics solutions. Built around privacy by design, AppsFlyer takes a customer-centric approach to help 12,000+ brands and 6,000+ technology partners make better business decisions every day.

With more than 6,000 console games featuring Dolby technology, Dolby is the leader in game audio.  You can find Dolby technologies in some of today's hottest titles on the most popular consoles. For more information about Dolby technologies for your game project visit Dolby Developer at developer.dolby.com.

EIZO is a visual technology company dedicating over 50 years to the development of high-end, specific use, monitors. In other words, pioneers in professional monitor solutions and manufactures devices for people who have high standards for imaging and product quality. EIZO integrates hardware and software technologies with consulting, web hosting, and other services to work comfortably, efficiently, and creatively.

Glass Egg Digital Media is a leading 3D art outsourcing studio in the game industry for more than 20 years and has been involved into many AAA titles for console, PC, mobile and arcade games to create 3D characters, vehicles, environment, props, weapons and 2D/3D concept designs.

Design and development of world-class games and digital platforms, which work across console, pc, web, social and mobile channels.

+ Global presence: 12,500 Globers across 14 countries, 40 delivery centers, and 27 cities

+ End-to-end solutions

+ Co-dev for AAA publishers

The International Game Developers Association (IGDA) is the world’s largest nonprofit membership organization serving all individuals who create games.

We bring together developers at key industry conferences and in over 150 chapters and special interest groups (SIGs) to improve their lives and their craft.

Improbable provides better ways to make multiplayer games, and helps multiplayer developers to meet any challenge. Designed specifically for game developers, Improbable’s services include managed hosting and orchestration, networking, online services, development tools, as well as advice, support and full co-development. Improbable also makes innovative multiplayer titles using its own technology.

Manus is the industry leader in data glove development. Since 2014 Manus has focused on developing innovative high-end finger tracking gloves for motion capture, and now includes a next-generation full-body IK system to their suite of quality products. Manus delivers easy-to-integrate technology for professionals whilst continuously raising the bar across the industries.

Combat toxicity, empower your players to express themselves, and offer a new monetizable cosmetic with "voice skins!" Modulate enables your players to effectively replace their voice as they chat - letting them become their favorite characters and maintain control over what parts of their identity they want to share online.

Morisawa USA is a font consulting firm.

We want nothing more than to help you express your feelings and emotions through words, and in a variety of delivery methods. With our extensive selection of fonts, we can aid you in projecting your ideas, messages and products into the world.

NexPlayer brings the most powerful Video Plugin for Unity & Unreal.

It enables HLS/DASH video streaming across all Android, iOS, Windows & macOS devices.

The only video plugin that supports Widevine DRM-protection. № 1 Player SDK for Android & iOS premium video apps.

Get your demo!

Omdia is the new global technology research powerhouse, established in 2019.

Omdia combines the expertise of more than 400 analysts covering 150 markets and thousands of technology, media, and telecommunications companies, publishing over 3,000 research reports a year, reaching over 14,000 subscribers.

From AAA to indie, the top game dev studios trust Perforce to help turn ideas into award-winning games. With Helix Core — the world's fastest VCS — developers and artists collaborate, commit, and ship faster. With Hansoft — the Agile tool built for game devs — teams can plan, track, and manage progress.

PTW is a boutique game services company providing Innovative solutions, powerful technologies, and outstanding teams to help the most innovative games find global success. The PTW umbrella of companies includes our product development arm, Orange Rock Studios and our Audio arm, SIDE. We accelerate innovation worldwide by delivery custom solutions to complex problems. We bring your story to the world.

Don't waste time tracking down the cause of bugs. With Sentry, developers track and monitor application runtime errors in real time, shows the severity and scope of any error, gives immediate access to the stack trace, and connects the problem directly to the commit in question, so you can fix it without delay.

Sound Particles is a 3D audio software, capable of generating thousands of sounds in a 3D space, which is used in AAA game studios (Assassin’s Creed, Outer Worlds), and in all major Hollywood studios (StarWars 9, Frozen 2, Game of Thrones). Curious?

Telstra is a leading telecommunications and technology company offering a wide range of connectivity, content delivery, and broadcast services globally (with a focus on the Asia-Pacific region), which enable gaming and esports companies to provide the ultimate gaming experience to consumers around the world.

Founded in 2004, Virtuos is a leading videogame content production company with operations in Singapore, China, Vietnam, Canada, France, Japan, Ireland and United States. With 1,600 full-time professionals, Virtuos specializes in game development and 3D art production enabling its customers to generate additional revenue and achieve operational efficiency.

Indie Sponsors

We are an independent videogame development studio, we are dedicated to design and develop our IPs with high exploitation value for global markets, our experience is always linked to the videogames market.

The Argentine Investment and Trade Promotion Agency contributes to the social and economic development of Argentina, attracting and facilitating high-quality investment in strategic sectors, assisting Argentine companies to expand their businesses in international markets and generating detailed market information and insights that add value to investors and Argentine companies.

Cosmic Brew Studios is born from our taste for tasty coffee and good projects. Everything we do goes through the same grinding: video games, transmedia projects, XR experiences... Our products maintain that characteristic flavour.

We are committed to grow and to reach our users.

That's why we work everyday.

enLIGHTen is a puzzle game that guides you on a learning journey. The experience is a mix between a traditional puzzle video game and a lecture-based webinar. No matter your skill level, you will become stuck. It is here when things are darkest, that enLIGHTen really shines.

At Error 404 Game Studios, we work to create innovative experiences to share and remember.

Our goal is not to just satisfy our users necessities, but to surpass them.

Game Andes is a group of companies dedicated to video game development and working collaboratively to achieve high-quality work located in Mendoza, Argentina. We have a group of 25 professionals ready to take on any job and covering all areas of video game development.

We make games with a deep narrative and lore in huge worlds to explore and enjoy. Special places to which you will always want to return.

Hi, I'm Joyce! (they/them). I'm an queer Asian American game artist, writer, and game designer focusing on whimsical and wholesome content. My passion is in creating games that reflect a better, more inclusive future for queer people and people of color.

Recently graduated from UC Santa Cruz!

We are an Indie-company from Indonesia that develops games rich in visual storytelling, art, puzzles, adventure & culture.

Our debut game SAMUDRA, a surreal deep-sea environmental themed experience is now in BETA available on STEAM & ITCH.IO

Kingblade Games is run by Roee Amar, a solo game-dev aiming to create interesting and new game experiences.

Currently working on Do Not Buy This Game, a comedy walk-sim where the game is being built while you play.

At MeNic Games we develop and publish fun award winning physics driven games. In 2016 we published BalanCity on Steam. Now we are working on three new titles: Space Routine, Fata Morgana: Cities Beyond Clouds and Tinytopia.

Mr. iO Games exists since mid-2018, to grow the Peruvian videogame industry. We specialize in the creation of videogames of all kinds, from educational, through cultural, other satirical and even horror adventures. We currently mainly focused on casual mobile videogames, but we are trained to serve mid-hardcore markets.

Possible Reality's INTRACT software enables game publishers and developers to provide their users with a unique user experience by making it easy to add user generated faces to any in-game 3D character model. From Indie to AAA and everything in between, we're adding identity to gaming for everyone.

We are an award-winner indie studio founded in 2011. Our latest products are GOLAZO and PONPU. We are looking for publishers/ investors for our upcoming games. Feel free to contact us.

Blue Alchemy aims to bring innovation and inclusion to the gaming industry, one hero at a time.

We're currently developing our first title, Rules Of Alchemy. Strategically combine spells in this roguelike, open-world rpg, that has little remorse for the faint of heart.

Side B Gaming is an independent video game developer based out of San Francisco, CA via NYC.

Skermunkel is a new indie studio from South Africa.

We are busy with our first in-house project titled SEEDINA, a Sci-Fi, Twin-Stick, Sidescrolling Shooter. Targeted for Multiplatform release.

Skermunkel is headed by Tiaan Gerber, Co-Owner of Skobbejak Games, with 7 years of Professional Game Industry Experience.

Tlön Industries is an independent video game studio founded by three industry veterans. The studio’s purpose is to create premium high-quality “Triple I” games and are currently working on Per Aspera, an upcoming narrative/strategy game about terraforming Mars, coming in 2020.

Watermark RPG Studios has made over 15 RPG and action adventure games in the 16-bit genre over a decade. 2019 was the year we “got serious” about indie and devoted full time to creating games. Our game CodeX Athena has been under development for a year. Visit us!

Explore the myths and monsters of Europe’s last primeval wilderness. Play as Maia, who arrives at the ancient Białowieża Forest looking to explore her family history. Discover Rage in an adventure game inspired by the experience of the legendary tabletop roleplaying game Werewolf: The Apocalypse.

Think Ten Media Group creates innovative entertainment and media projects that have the power to inspire change, motivate action and compel deep thinking and conversation – globally.

We believe in the value of not only creating media ourselves, but also inspiring, empowering and educating others to create media as well.

Development company specialized in closing the gap between the physical and the digital entertainment worlds.

We are looking for Publishers for our upcoming new game GEOPOLY: A perfect mix between the "Pokemon GO" and the "Monopoly".

An innovative geolocation mid-core economic sim, that feels local everywhere in the world.

College & University Sponsors

SCAD: The University for Creative Careers

The Savannah College of Art and Design is a private, nonprofit, accredited university conferring bachelor’s and master’s degrees at distinctive locations and online to prepare talented students for professional careers. SCAD offers degrees in more than 40 majors. Visit scad.edu.

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