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SGS&C makes student and international entries the focus for 2009

By Dolly Rairigh Glass

2009-SGSC-poster-wWith three years behind them, the Serious Games Showcase & Challenge IPT didn’t have any major changes to implement for 2009, and instead focused on increasing both the number of student entries and international entries.

“More and more the word continued to […]

April 21st, 2015|Serious Gaming|

SGS&C refines itself in 2008; prepares for longevity

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By Dolly Rairigh Glass

Two successful Serious Games Showcase & Challenge events in 2006 and 2007 led to more discovery and understanding about what was really going to make this event sustain itself. In preparation for the 2008 SGS&C, continued refinements were made to […]

March 27th, 2015|Serious Gaming|

SGS&C: A request for a ‘special’ special event

From the SGS&C archives

This year marks the 10th anniversary of the Serious Games Showcase & Challenge! As the SGS&C IPT looks to plan for a special celebration of the Challenge in 2015, it’s especially exciting to revisit the history and how the SGS&C came to be what it is today.

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January 27th, 2015|Serious Gaming|

And the 2014 SGS&C winners are…

Covering a variety of subjects from cyber security to a slave’s escape to freedom, to a synthetic biology game, this year’s Serious Games Showcase & Challenge (SGS&C) winners were announced at the annual Interservice/Industry Training, Simulation and Education Conference (I/ITSEC) in Orlando, Fla.

SGS&C received submissions from all over the nation, as well as internationally, that […]

December 18th, 2014|Serious Gaming|

Finalists Selected for Prestigious Serious Games Showcase & Challenge Honors

By Dolly Rairigh Glass

SGSC-printLogo-finalists-wSerious Games Showcase & Challenge, the premiere venue for recognition of excellence in the field of Serious Games development, announced its 2014 finalists, narrowing down the field of submissions to only 19 games. An esteemed panel of evaluators will now review […]

October 20th, 2014|Serious Gaming|

Serious Games: Enhancing Today’s Training and Education

By Dolly Rairigh Glass

Team-Orlando-Serious-GamesSC-wSerious Games. What are they and who uses them? The definition of Serious Games: any games that are designed for a specific purpose other than pure entertainment. They can be based on a simulation of a real event, or created […]

September 13th, 2014|Serious Gaming|

The Games People Play

By Dolly Rairigh Glass



SGSC_logoSubmissions for the Serious Games Showcase & Challenge open right around the corner on August 1, and offer opportunities for businesses, government and students to compete at the 2014 Interservice/Industry Training, Simulation and Education Conference (I/ITSEC) at the […]

July 11th, 2014|Events, Serious Gaming|

SGS&C Partners with Orange County Public Schools for Gaming Pilot

By Terri M. Bernhardt

The Serious Games Showcase & Challenge (SGS&C) is the premier event for recognition of excellence in the field of Serious Games development.The challenge prides itself on helping to foster creativity and innovation in Serious Games for the last seven years as part of NTSA’s I/ITSEC Conference held in Orlando, FL. As […]

July 9th, 2013|Collaboration Successes, Serious Gaming, STEM|

SGS&C Enjoys Continued Growth; Names Finalists As “Best of the Best”

By Dolly Rairigh Glass

The Serious Games Showcase & Challenge (SGS&C) is the premier venue for recognition of excellence in the field of Serious Games development. The Challenge, in its seventh year, is especially prideful of its continued growth, most impressively, seeing growth from entries throughout […]

December 12th, 2012|Serious Gaming|

Serious Games Showcase & Challenge (SGS&C) Winners Announced

By Terri Bernhardt

SGSC Winners Dec 2010The Serious Games Showcase & Challenge winners were announced at an award ceremony the final day of the Interservice/Industry Training, Simulation and Education Conference (I/ITSEC). Four teams emerged as winners from I/ITSEC 2010 SG&SC. Muzzy Lane won in the […]

December 6th, 2010|Serious Gaming|