Join Galway Game Developers for three action-packed evenings of live streaming, previews into upcoming games, and an insight into the games industry. The tickets are free but you must register to get your link 30 minutes before the event starts. Also check out Compsoc's Minecraft creative & survival servers. 

The Necromancer's Tale

John & Brenda Romero

Developer Panel 
with Q&A Session
Wednesday 26th @ 9pm 
 
We start with a montage of trailers of recent and upcoming video games being developed in Galway, followed by an online panel session and Q&A with the developers. Come along and talk to us about how games are made and how the industry works.
 
This event is advised for 16s+ due to the ratings of some of the games shown/discussed.
Twitch Stream
Thursday 27th @ 8pm

Join us for a Twitch stream hosted by popular Galway streamer

@CaseyExplosion. We feature exclusive pre-release looks at a number of new games being produced in Galway including "The Dark Side Detective Season 2" from Spooky Doorway, "The Necromancer's Tale" from Psychic Software, "Runes of Aran" from Tribal City Interactive, and "Sub Species" from Howling Hamster. We look forward to (virtually) seeing you!

This event is advised for 16s+ due to the ratings of some of the games shown/discussed.

DOOM Postmortem:

A Year That Changed an Industry

Friday 28th @ 8pm

Legendary game developer John Romero takes you on a month-by-month journey discussing the development, design and launch of DOOM, a game that spawned an entire genre and is still remembered as one of the greatest games of all time. In this postmortem, Romero shows pre-alpha, alpha and beta footage, discusses the challenges and dreams of the team, and reveals little known facts about a game and a time that made history.

Minecraft Survival Server

August 26th-29th

 

Join Compsoc in playing survival Minecraft @ play.compsoc.ie:8002.

Suitable for ages 18+ from 5pm - 8pm on the for anyone who wants to hop on and say hello!

Building, mining and monster hunting competitions; prizes to be won each night! 

The survival server (IP: survival.compsoc.ie / play.compsoc.ie:8002) will be running from 5pm - 8pm every night.

Minecraft Creative Server

August 26th - 29th

Join Compsoc's creative server to make worlds of wonder every day during the festival!

Suitable for ages 7+ from 12pm - 2.30pm each afternoon for anyone who wants to hop on and say hello!

The creative server (IP: creative.compsoc.ie / play.compsoc.ie:8010) will be running from 12pm - 2.30pm every day.