Yurie Inoue

Words of encouragement matter! WIG SIG profiles programmer Yurie Inoue

Yurie Inoue is a programmer based out of Tokyo. With experience setting up servers and programming on platforms ranging from Playstation 2 to PC, Inoue is currently developing games for mobile.

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Rhianna Hawkins

Break some eggs: WIG SIG profiles young game designer Rhianna Hawkins

Sixteen-year-old Rhianna Hawkins debut into the world of games design started earlier this year when she won the YGD Game Concept Bafta for her game Tomatos Role. THIS PROFILE WAS ORIGINALLY POSTED AUGUST 2014 Name: Rhianna Hawkins Vocation: Student Years of...
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A love that never ends: WIG SIG profiles artist/director Nami Takasaki

Nami Takasaki is a seasoned veteran of the industry, with over 20 years of experience as an artist. Using her project management and team building skills, she continues to develop games in Japan as the director of a mobile game development company. She is a strong...
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The IGDA Women in Games (WIG) Special Interest Group (SIG) was formed to create a positive impact on the game industry with respect to gender balance in the workplace and the marketplace. The IGDA WIGSIG offers community, resources and opportunities to those already in the games industry, as well as people seeking to break into the business.

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