IndieCade East - Museum of Moving Image

Date: 02/15/13 through 02/17/13
Ages: All
Price: $80 full festival pass/$60 students/seniors. Admission by day also available.
36-01 35 Avenue - 718-777 6888
Astoria, NY 11106

Description: Museum of the Moving Image is partnering with IndieCade, the country's premier festival for independent games—dubbed "the video game industry's Sundance" by the Los Angeles Times—to present the first-ever East Coast edition of the festival. IndieCade East, taking place throughout the Museum from February 15 through 17, 2013, will feature 20 playable IndieCade Official Selection games; presentations from designers, academics, and journalists including Kris Piotrowski (Superbrothers: Sword & Sworcery EP) and Doug Wilson (Johann Sebastien Joust); seminars and workshops for budding game makers led by industry experts; an arcade tournament; a festival-long game jam; and much more.