EAST COAST GAME CONFERENCE ®

April 19-21, 2022

The Largest Conference for Game Developers on the East Coast

Event Details

This year’s East Coast Game Conference will be held at the Raleigh Convention Center on April 19-21, 2022! Triangle Game Initiative, host of the event, is busy recruiting premier speakers and sponsors to make 2022 an in-person celebration. We plan to host seasoned developers, emerging Indies, and students looking to break into the game industry.

Game Art Contest

Congratulations to Maggie Shelton and Joseph Montano for winning both the 2022 People's Choice and juried 2D categories. They will receive a VIP and conference pass to ECGC 2023. The 3d and photogrammetry winners in the student and professional categories will also receive conference passes.

Check out the details.

East Coast Game Conference provides a juried opportunity for both students and professionals to have their work viewed by game development professionals around the country. There are separate student and professional categories with sub-categories of 2D, 3D and photogrammetry. And there's also a people’s choice award!

Interested in the 2023 contest? Subscribe to our newsletter for all ECGC news & updates.

Important Notice

The health and safety of our guests, volunteers, and staff are very important to us. East Coast Game Conference will comply with all federal, state, and local mandates at the time the conference takes place. Masks are encouraged but no longer required indoors in all municipalities in Raleigh/Wake County.

News

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ECGC Announcement - 2022

ECGC Announcement

ECGC Returns to the Raleigh Convention Center

2022-01-07

Greetings from the ECGC Team!

We ARE BACK at the Raleigh Convention Center and ready to host ECGC 2022!

Do you have a great story or new tech to share? Triangle Game Initiative is busy recruiting premier speakers, exhibitors, and mentors/portfolio reviewers for the career lounge to make the return to an in-person event, our first since 2019, memorable and celebratory for everyone! Whether you're an experienced developer, a small start-up ...

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ECGC Newsletter Vol 1, Issue 5

ECGC Newsletter Vol 2, Issue 1

The Latest: Speakers, Contests and Deals!

2022-02-28

T-minus 50 days to ECGC 2022!

It's been a busy few weeks for the ECGC team. We're confirming speaker session submissions, fielding exhibitor inquiries, reviewing contest entries ...

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Josh Fairhurst - 2022 ECGC speaker

ECGC Newsletter Vol 2, Issue 2

Countdown to ECGC 2022!

2022-03-14

With a little over a month to go, the ECGC planning continues! Check out this issue of the newsletter for the announcement of our keynote speaker, Josh Fairhurst, Co-founder and CEO, Limited Run Games and Mighty Rabbit Studios. We also spotlight speakers Eddy Webb, Jacy Richardson, Aris Bricker, and ...

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ECGC Newsletter Vol 2, Issue 3

ECGC Newsletter Vol 2, Issue 3

The Countdown Continues!

2022-03-28

With just three weeks until kickoff of 2022 ECGC, we've added more speakers, confirmed additional exhibitors, and nearly filled the Indie Alley. This issue spotlights East Tennessee State University's panel discussion and introduces you to Kenly Simmons, our digital marketing intern. She's the face behind all our social media ...

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Steve Reid - 2022 ECGC speaker

ECGC Newsletter Vol 2, Issue 4

ECGC is Next Week!

2022-04-11

We're almost ready! The Session Schedule is available on our website and we're pleased to announce our second keynote speaker. Steve Reid, Managing Director, Red Storm Entertainment.

Keep up with us on Twitter, Facebook, and Instagram ...

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ECGC Newsletter Vol 2, Issue 4

ECGC Newsletter Vol 2, Issue 5

ECGC Starts Tuesday!

2022-04-17

We're excited to announce additional sessions have been added to the conference schedule. Check out the updated Session Schedule, available on our website.

Keep up with us on Twitter, Facebook, and Instagram, and watch your inbox for more ...

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ECGC Newsletter Vol 2, Issue 6

ECGC Newsletter Vol 2, Issue 6

Congratulations to the Digital Art Contest Winners!

2022-04-27

Congratulations to Maggie Shelton and Joseph Montano for winning both the People's Choice and juried 2D categories.

They will receive a VIP and conference pass to ECGC 2023. The 3d and photogrammetry winners in the student and ...

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