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  • StarCraft Video Game Poster Contest June 24, 2010

    Into the Wee Hours of the Night Many are the gamers who have pulled "all-nighters" in their quest to win their campaigns against the formidable races of the Zerg, Protoss or Terrans. To any serious PC gamer, StarCraft represents one...Read More »

  • Peggle Video Game Art Contest May 20, 2009

    Virtually every PC gamer has played the simple but extremely entertaining game called Peggle....Read More »

  • Top 40 Video Game Covers of All Time March 12, 2009

    While video game cover art is often as carefully designed as any movie poster, this area of graphic design rarely receives kudos. But, now you can view forty extreme examples of the most brilliant game art covers and an explanation...Read More »

  • ScreenBurn at SXSW Game Design Competition August 31, 2008

    New for 2009 is the ScreenBurn at SXSW Game Design Competition which provides a venue for emerging designers to pitch their concept to a jury of established professionals. Participants in this event are challenged to excite the imagination with a...Read More »

  • LittleBIGPlanet Character Creation Competition June 26, 2008

    LittleBigPlanet is a new type of game in which characters and levels are designed by players, who can then share their creations with the world. It's a platformer with a creative edge - described as the Youtube for games, it's...Read More »

  • Mobile Games Innovation Challenge June 10, 2008

    The first competition of its kind to encourage unique concepts in mobile gaming from developers of all backgrounds and all levels, the Mobile Games Innovation Challenge seeks the best in groundbreaking ideas and game concepts from the brightest and most...Read More »

  • The XPoser Game Developer Contest 2008 May 20, 2008

    Upload your games and win $18,000 in cash and prizes in the XPoser Game Developer Contest 2008. This contest is open to independent game developers, development companies and gamers of all kinds. The contest's categories are divided in a way...Read More »

  • $25,000 Flash Game Competition January 22, 2008

    MochiAds today announced that they are launching the "Flash Rock Star Games Contest" with Gaia Online. The contest is designed to recognize new talent among Flash game developers. Winners will be determined by Gaia's community as well as a panel...Read More »

  • 3rd Annual Indie Game Contest January 22, 2008

    The "Call for Entries" is out for the best developed games Independent game developers have to offer. Now in its' third year, this year's contest promises to big bigger and better than ever beforewith more games and prizes. There are...Read More »

  • YoYo Winter Game Competition November 11, 2007

    YoYo Games announces unique web 2.0 game design competition where the winner will walk away with $1,000. In the spirit of Web 2.0, the competition will be judged first and foremost by the YoYo Games community, although the final decision...Read More »