Playdate 2017 flyers
Playdate 2017 flyer by Floppydisko.

The event

On May 28th, 2017, LA Zine Fest was held at the California Market Center in Downtown Los Angeles. Playdate returned with twenty games to give Zinefest attendees some personal, political, and DIY games to experience. Photographs of the event were taken by Emi.

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The games
Below is our little mosaic of games that were showcased at the event. Click on any of them to go where they can be played, bought, or learned about. We also conducted interviews with fifteen of the developers for the Playdate Podcast. You can find look through the individual interviews here.

Walden by USC Game Innovation Lab 10000 Years by Heather Flowers Everything is Going to be OK by alienmelon You Must be 18 or Older to Enter by Seemingly Pointless
 Liyla and the Shadows of War by Rasheed Abueideh MYSTAL by Browntourage + Friends Sundown by Mild Beast/Versus Evil Opening the Horse by Matthew R.F. Balousek
L U C A H by melessthanthree Me by Jack the Creative sundayswith Thing-In-Itself by Party for Introverts
BestLuck by FkkCloud Blue-Collar Astronaut by Mutated Software A Hole New World by Mad Gear Games Keep in Mind by Little Moth Studios
Psychic by Ascot Smith & Team Psychic      Joggernauts by Space Mace      Boxy in the Cave of Feelings & Welcome to the Underwhere by wedgiebee       Climb! by Chronic Logic





Special thanks to our friends who helped make this possible:

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