The International Roguelike Development Conference 2014. A unique opportunity for roguelike developers and enthusiasts to network and discuss their genre in depth. Attendance is free and open to all. Sign up on EventBrite if you plan to attend.
usenet thread: https://groups.google.com/forum/#!topic/rec.games.roguelike.development/fJe8IJspvSo
Ido is organising IRDC 2014 in Berlin, Germany, on 9-11 May 2014.
As someone asked to vote on the date for the next IRDC in Berlin, please mark your availability in this form: https://docs.google.com/forms/d/1fLwOcJo3DAIo6SsVau5gscLbXOdpb4H3RDixlpoPBLw/viewform
The date chosen is 9-11 May 2014.
Registration is not necessary, but it helps to know how many people will come. You can register at http://irdc2014.eventbrite.com and/or enter your details below.
- Ido - the Dungeon Puzzle genre: what is it? And how does it relate to roguelikes?
- Darren Grey - The Nasty Things Numbers Do To Roguelikes
- TCE Dev Team
- flend - My 7DRL 2014 with procedural multi-stage quests TraumaRL - did it work in the end, was it fun and, importantly, were there enough locked doors?
- Nolithius - Count me in for the International Retail Design Conference!
- Mark Johnson - Something on procedural graphics
- Radomir Dopieralski
- Friedrich Hanisch and Jana Reinhardt
- plomlompom (Christian Heller)
- erlehmann – plain text as the universal map format, Unicode Tournament
- mntmn - merlinbitte
- ondras - Something JS-related
- stenno Probably demonstrating NetHack speedrunning
- Vincent Toups Maybe entity component systems in roguelikes?
Venue & Accommodation
The venue is in co-up Berlin, a hacker-space in the east-central district of Kreuzberg: http://goo.gl/VVSvl8
Most of the places here should be within walking distance or short public transit ride: http://wikitravel.org/en/Berlin/East_Central#Sleep
Enter your details below if you wish to coordinate with others.
- Darren: Flying in Thursday evening via London Gatwick, leaving Monday morning. Staying at City-Hotel Gotland (B&B, wifi, not far from venue).
- flend: Flying in Thursday evening via London Heathrow, leaving Monday evening. Staying at City-Hotel Gotland (B&B, wifi, not far from venue).
- Ondras: Staying in Hotel Prens Berlin; arrival saturday ~4AM (bus), departure sunday ~7PM (bus)
- HPL: Arriving on friday around 10, leaving on monday around 10. Staying at City-Hotel Gotland. Is anyone going to http://www.computerspielemuseum.de/ ?
- Mark: Arriving Thursday evening, leaving Monday afternoon, staying at Hotel am Hermannplatz. Up for CSM if others are ^