GO WIRELESS, GO MOTO....at GDC (Game Developer's Conference) mobile is MAJOR -- take a look at how Motorola is gaining attention with its 2006//CODE:MOTO -- a two-day coding challenge at the Fairmont Hotel, March 20/21 during the confab.
WHEN: Competition: March 20 - 21, 2006 Winners announced: March 22, 2006 at the Game Developer Choice Awards WHERE: MOTOLOUNGE Fairmont San Jose Hotel (Valley Room) 170 Market Street, San Jose, CA 95113
JUDGES include: Jim Eisenstein, Hasbro -- Minard Hamilton, EA Mobile/JAMDAT -- Andrew Stein, MediaNET Gaming, Cingular -- Jason Rubinstein, Motorola. The challenge is open to any independent developer attending GDC.
For more details go to www.motocoder.com . That site says the contest is designed to level the playing field and give independent mobile game developers the chance to make a splash at the official trade event conducted "by game developers for developers." Winners are eligible for great prizesFor more information and to reserve your spot, visit 2006//CODE:MOTO. (BLOGGER NOTE -- sounds like you might need your password and your ID from this last link to get into the Motolounge-- I signed up and had my ID/password in about 2 minutes.