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alt.ctrl.GDC Returns in 2019

Co-helmed by veteran indie curator John Polson, the alt.ctrl.GDC exhibit will take place from March 20-22, 2019 in the GDC Expo. Returning for a sixth year, alt.ctrl.GDC is one of GDC's most acclaimed community spaces where visitors can play games using alternative controllers and meet the developers behind these uniquely interesting projects. Check out GDC News to learn more about this year's exciting lineup.


alt.ctrl.GDC 2019 Exhibitors

alt.ctrl.GDC Award

For the third year alt.ctrl.GDC will award $3,000 to to the most engaging, intriguing, and well-executed game using unconventional, accessible or alternative physical controls entered into the alt.ctrl.GDC showcase. The award will be given out at the 2019 Independent Games Festival Ceremony held on Wednesday evening March 20, 2019 at the Moscone Center in San Francisco.

(Please note, if you submit to the IGF you must also submit separately to alt.ctrl.GDC to be considered for the alt.ctrl.GDC Award – the finalists and winner for this award will be selected from the participants of the alt.ctrl.GDC showcase, so please enter via that method.)

GDC 2018 alt ctrl GDC Trailer




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