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SAAM Arcade – Online
August 1, 2020
One event on August 2, 2020 at 12:00 am
The Smithsonian American Art Museum has moved its annual SAAM Arcade activities online! During this two-day virtual program, explore how video games act as a medium for expanding the way Americans tell and experience stories.
This year’s theme, Game Changers, focuses on the role of women in affecting major change in society, in the political sphere, and in the gaming industry. Enjoy exclusive limited-time access to play games featured in our Indie Developer Showcase. Sign up for a special screening of the feature-length documentaries Indie Game: The Movie and Not for Resale. Let your creativity shine with step-by-step instructions for video game-inspired crafting at home.