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Serious Game Winners Announced at I/ITSEC 2023

Culminating at the 2023 Interservice/Industry Training, Simulation and Education Conference, the Serious Games Showcase & Challenge (SGS&C) announced this year’s winners from a pool of 17 finalists at a special......

Finalist Games Selected for Serious Games Showcase & Challenge: I/ITSEC Showcase

The Serious Games Showcase & Challenge (SGS&C) committee has selected the 2023 finalists to be showcased at the Interservice/industry Training, Simulation and Education Conference (I/ITSEC), Nov. 27-Dec. 1 in booth......

Serious Games Showcase & Challenge Submission Window Closes on August 25

With the process starting a bit earlier this year, organizers of the 2023 Serious Games Showcase & Challenge (SGS&C) want to be sure that potential contributors to the SGS&C are......

SGSC Awards 2022 Winners at I/ITSEC

In front of a standing room only group this year at the Interservice/Industry Training, Simulation and Education Conference, the Serious Games Showcase and Challenge (SGS&C) presented seven awards to recognize......

Why So Serious?

Beginning in the 1960s, tabletop war games with strong and often complex rules systems in place of referees became popular among civilian war gamers as well as military officers. These......

SGS&C Announces 13 Finalists for 2021

 The Serious Games Showcase and Challenge (SGS&C) announced its 13 finalists for this year’s challenge. The SGS&C category winners will be chosen from the finalists and awarded in person at......

What are the Rule Changes for the 2021 Challenge?

Each year, following the awards ceremony at I/ITSEC, the IPT committee gets together to discuss the successes and areas of growth for the Serious Games Showcase and Challenge, as as......

Games For Change Festival

The Games for Change Festival was held in a virtual environment due to COVID-19 this year.  The lineup was well represented by the industry in both entertainment and serious games — giants in the industry like......

Celebrating the 15th Year of Serious Games Showcase & Challenge — Just How and Why Did It All Begin?

This year marks the 15th anniversary of the Serious Games Showcase & Challenge (SGS&C)! Look for future newsletter updates and website announcements at sgschallenge.com to learn more about this year’s unique 15th Anniversary Retrospective......

Serious Play Conference Goes Virtual; Attendees from 26 Countries via Zoom

Serious Play Conference, online for the first time due to COVID-19, attracted a worldwide attendance this year, with participants “Zooming” in from as far away as Singapore, New Zealand, and......