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Passes & Prices

Attend GDC for unparalleled access to the global game development community and insight into the latest innovations and techniques. With five days of sessions led by industry experts, two days of [email protected],
550+ companies in the Expo, and special events throughout the week, GDC offers a variety of passes.

Conference at a Glance

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Passes and Prices

Option to add [email protected] to a GDC Conference+Summits, GDC Conference, or GDC Summits pass for $400.

Specialty Passes

GDC offers dedicated passes for the Independent Games Summit (passes sold out) and Educators Summit, and the Audio Conference+Tutorial program. Please visit each program page for information to register for dedicated passes.

GDC also offers a Friday Student Expo Pass for $79 which is available for purchase onsite only on Friday, March 23, 2018 at the Moscone Center. Must be at least 18 years old and provide proof of current enrollment (i.e. a valid student ID).

How to Register


Or complete a registration form and email to [email protected], fax to 218-740-6883, or mail along with check or credit card payment information:

Event Registration Services Group
Game Developers Conference 2018
131 W First St
Duluth, MN 55802
[email protected]

Need Help? Please contact registration customer service:
(415) 947-6926 or (866) 535-8997
Monday-Friday (excluding US holidays), 8am-6pm CST
[email protected]

Group Registration

Register 10 or more people at the same time for select GDC 2018 passes and save 10% on the current price of passes included in your group.

GDC group registration discount applies to any combination of 10 or more All Access, GDC Conference+Summits, GDC Conference, and GDC Summits passes.

Group discounts do not apply to the Independent Games Summit pass, GDC Educators Summit pass, Audio Conference+Tutorial pass, Expo Plus pass, and Expo pass. Group discounts cannot be combined with any other discounts, including Alumni, IGDA and Exhibitor discounts.

How to Register a Group

To register using the group registration discount, please email [email protected] and indicate the number of individuals who will be attending. We will reply back with the group registration form and additional instructions to register your group.

Press Registration

Press registration for GDC 2018 is by invitation only. For more information on media badges and invitation requests, please visit the GDC Press Registration page.


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