The Roguelike Celebration is a community-generated weekend of talks, games, and conversations about roguelikes and related topics, including procedural generation and game design. It's for fans, players, developers, scholars, and everyone else, including people new to this type of game!
Aaron Santos - Optimizing procgen parameters using mini-batch gradient descent
Jim Shepard - Blooming on the Battlefield: Relationships, Rivals, and Romance in Gameplay
Robin Sloan - Writing with the machine: GPT-2 and text generation
And more to come!
GitHub is donating use of their
office event space for Roguelike Celebration 2019, including sponsoring food and recording video and audio for the
Noisebridge is a hackerspace
for technical-creative projects, doocratically run by its members. It is a non-profit educational institution
intended for public benefit. We're grateful they serve as our fiscal sponsor.
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Roguelike games have been part of gaming culture for over 30 years! They have a deep and special place in our hearts. There are so many fans across age groups and around the world that there should be a place for all of them to get together and celebrate these unique games.