E3-Like Event From The Guerrilla Collective Postponed
In order to ensure the Black Lives Matter movement continues to have a platform, Guerilla Collective is being delayed.
Guerrilla Collective--an online digital games festival--has been delayed. Originally scheduled for June 6-8, the event will now occur June 13-15 in support of Black Lives Matter.
In a statement on Twitter, Guerrilla Collective's organizers wrote: "The Guerrilla Collective came together to create a space where all find a voice to support each other, our industry, and our work. It is the cumulative effort of incredibly diverse teams unified in the creation of a digital event to bring hope and positive content to the world. We recognize this is a time for action and for voices speaking out for justice and change to be heard. We stand united for change, for justice, and in support of Black Lives Matter."
A livestream for June 7 is being prepared, and it will focus exclusively on showcasing games made by black creators or featuring black protagonists. More details on these plans will be revealed soon.
You can see their full statement below.
As part of the Kinda Funny Games Showcase and GameSpot's Play For All celebration, Guerrilla Collective is scheduled to reveal new trailers and announcements for upcoming indie games or smaller titles that aren't quite AAA releases. The show will be hosted by Kinda Funny co-founder Greg Miller.
Guerrilla Collective will feature several developers and publishers, including folks from Rebellion, Raw Fury, Paradox Interactive, Larian Studios, Funcom, Versus Evil, ZA/UM, Coffee Stain Studios, 11 bit Studios, and Humble Publishing. The show will begin at 10 AM PT / 1 PM ET--you'll be able to watch it via Twitch or GameSpot.
GameSpot is now hosting Play For All--a celebration of all things gaming. Join us as we bring you the summer's hottest news, previews, interviews, features, and videos, as well as raise money for COVID-19 relief efforts and Black Lives Matter with the help of our friends from around the gaming world. Check out the Play For All schedule for more.
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