Calendar, schedules and event details (meet & greets, post-mortems, and other activities for the community).
Latest happenings within the industry and other related topics.
Official IGDA Manila Bulletin
Photos & Videos from different events.
Talks and Slides
Recording of speakers on their inspirational talks and copies of their slide presentations.
Community Press Release
Press releases of games released by members of the IGDA Manila Community.
Available jobs in the industry.
Who & What We Are
We are a chapter of an international non-profit professional society that is committed to advancing the careers and enhancing the lives of game developers by connecting members with their peers, promoting professional development, and advocating on issues that affect the developer community. IGDA Manila is specifically oriented towards cultivating a thriving local game development community in order to make the Philippines the new regional hub for game development in Southeast Asia!
MEET THE BOARD (To be Updated soon)
Game Jams are fun but demand a lot from a serious jammer (See What to expect at the Manila Game Jam). Fortunately, there are ways to make the experience easier, if not, a little more bearable. We have collected tips from various surviving Manila Game Jam veterans to help you outlast the next 48 hours. After Read more about Helpful tips on surviving the Manila Game Jam[…]
I am feeling a great sense of gratitude towards the community that showed its utmost support and trust to what I can do as the newest Chairman of the IGDA Manila. As with the previous Chairman and the board members that came before us, together with the current board, we will strive for a community Read more about A Letter from the incoming Chairman, Bon Jorelle Domingo[…]
IGDA Manila has been a big part of my life. The community was one of the main reasons that gave me the courage to choose game development as a career. Seeing people try their best to make their dream game has inspired me to do the same. Feeling grateful, I gave back to the community by being Read more about A Letter from the outgoing Chairman, Karlo Licudine[…]
We are happy to announce that the IGDA Manila Elections for new leadership has concluded! Congratulations to the following: Treasurer _ Regina Supapo Secretary – McAnjelo Nocum Vice Chair – Nikka Lao Chairman – Bon Domingo Regular board members: Kevin Pineda Jed Cruz Ronnie Legaspi Sony Valdez Joie Sales Advisers: Karlo Licudine Cherry Read more about New set of Board Members (2016 – 2017)[…]
This is a cross post from Senshi.Labs for their game Adarna: Alamat ni Maria Blanca. No Title No Description Game Description: In the original 17th century Ibong Adarna tale by Jose de la Cruz, the Princesses Maria Blanca, Juana and Leonora were merely the girlfriends of the protagonist Prince Juan. At the end of the Read more about Adarna: Alamat ni Maria Blanca[…]
This is a cross post from Monika Guballa – Marketing and PR for Boomzap Entertainment. Boomzap’s multiplayer strategy game on Steam launches worldwide on iPad tablets with a month-long tournament and an art contest No Title No Description September 8, 2016, Singapore – Following its Steam release and a successfully-funded Kickstarter campaign for an Read more about Legends of Callasia goes cross-platform with App Store release[…]
No Title No Description The top teams from the Philippines have answered the call of the Fall Championship. These four teams comprised of elite gamers have set themselves apart from the competition in the Qualifiers. From these four, only the best of the best will carry the nation’s pride and glory in the global stage. Read more about Top 4 Teams Rise from the Fall Championship Philippines Qualifiers[…]
Political Artillery Shooting Game Now Available for iOS/Android August 30, 2016, San Pedro City, Laguna – L3 Game Atelier, a newly-established indie game development studio based in Laguna, is proud to offer as its maiden offering: Change Heroes for iOS/Android. Change Heroes is a vertical artillery shooting game, where you lead your allies alongside Read more about Shoot Your Way to Change in Change Heroes![…]
No Title No Description SPECIAL FORCE 2’S FIRST TEAM PHILIPPINES CROWNED AT PLAYPARK ALL-STARS 2016! The highlight of the Playpark All-Stars 2016 the Finals did not fail to deliver. From four different leagues of Special Force 2, the very best met at Skydome for the final showdown of the Road to Taiwan championship. All Read more about Team Philippines – Wargods Rebirth – to fight at Special Force 2 World Championship in Taiwan[…]
IGDA Manila needs a new set of leaders to step up and carry the torch! We are calling for nominations for the 2016-2017 Board of Directors. If you want to help the industry, then IGDA Manila will let you do just that. As part of the board, you will: * help decide the direction of Read more about Call for Nominations for IGDA Manila Officers![…]