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    Call for games as Norwich Games Festival returns to the Forum

    The Forum Norwich - 22 Jan 2019

    The Forum, Norwich has announced that the Norwich Games Festival will return on Monday 27 May - Saturday 1 June 2019 and are offering independent games developers the chance to exhibit their games for free.

    Indie developers playing a game at Norwich Games Festival 2019Organised and run by The Forum, Norwich Games Festival celebrates the cultural, creative and educational aspects of the gaming industry. It’s for all ages, all levels of interest and expertise, and a great opportunity for local, national and international talent to showcase their expertise in game development and programming.

    Commenting Festival Producer Dan Scales said: “If you’ve been working on something cool that you would like to show at The Festival we’d love to hear from you! It’s an amazing experience to test your game, get feedback and have thousands of people play your creation.”

    The 2018 Festival saw over 40,000 visitors and over 60 developers exhibiting their games. The jam packed 2019 programme will include indie, mainstream and retro games, seminars, talks, workshops, demos and shows.

    Norwich Games Festival’s lead education partner is Norwich University of the Arts (NUA). The University of East Anglia (UEA) and Access to Games are also providing additional educational support.

    Developers can submit their games and ideas by visiting https://norwichgamesfestival.com

    For more information, contact Richard Smith, Marketing Communications Manager tel: 01603 727975 email: richard.smith@theforumnorwich.co.uk

    A selection of images can be downloaded here>
    Image credit: courtesy of The Forum