bam The Department of Trade and Industry (DTI), together with the Board of Investments (BOI), is continuously supporting the promotion and growth of the Philippine game development industry in the country and abroad. In photo, Board of Investment (BOI) Director Angelica M. Cayas joins (from left) France Embassy to the Philippines Audiovisual Attaché Martin Macalintal, Senator Paolo Benigno Aquino IV, Game Developers Association of the Philippines (GDAP) President Alvin Juban, and BOI Division Chief Lanie O. Dormiendo during the recent annual Philippine Game Festival entitled “Live to play” at the SMX Mall of Asia in Pasay City. Now on its 5th year, the Philippine Game Festival is an annual event that brings together local and international speakers and enthusiast of the country’s game development industry. This year’s festival held discussions and workshops on game art, game support, game programming, game monetization or business in games, and game development education in the Philippines.