Video: The dream of indie development is alive in Portland

Portland Indie Game Squad (PIGSquad for short) is a nonprofit organization that is cultivating a thriving game dev community in the Pacific Northwest… check out our video below about one of the organization’s Summer Slow Jam events, where attendees had a week to make a game based on predetermined topics and themes.

BetaCon brings gamers, developers and artists together at the Oregon Convention Center

BetaCon brings gamers, developers and artists together at the Oregon Convention Center

BetaCon, a new video game convention that focuses on the present and future of the industry, made its debut at the Oregon Convention Center April 15. Indie developers showed off their newest games while attendees got peek at what it takes to make it in the industry during presentations and panel discussion.