Game Developers Conference Postponed Due to Coronavirus

An Important GDC 2020 Update announces that the 2020 Game Developers Conference is being postponed due to concerns about the COVID-19 coronavirus. Word is they plan to reschedule the trade show to an unspecified time this summer:
After close consultation with our partners in the game development industry and community around the world, we’ve made the difficult decision to postpone the Game Developers Conference this March.

Having spent the past year preparing for the show with our advisory boards, speakers, exhibitors, and event partners, we're genuinely upset and disappointed not to be able to host you at this time.

We want to thank all our customers and partners for their support, open discussions and encouragement. As everyone has been reminding us, great things happen when the community comes together and connects at GDC. For this reason, we fully intend to host a GDC event later in the summer. We will be working with our partners to finalize the details and will share more information about our plans in the coming weeks.

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Mar 1, 2020, 10:57
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Re: Game Developers Conference Postponed Due to Coronavirus Mar 1, 2020, 10:57
Mar 1, 2020, 10:57
 
There were 2 cases of the Coronavius in California and they cancel? Ridiculous overreaction based on irrational emotions.

In 2017-2018, 45,000,000 people got the Flu in the USA alone and 80,000 people died from it (mostly elderly and people with chronic illness). People who aren’t usually anxious about the annual flu probably don’t need to be so concerned about the Corona virus either.

Also, the 1-3% fatality rate was mostly people with a preexisting health issues and it included the rarer forms such SARS and MERS. Most people who got the Corona virus outside of China experienced mild to moderate symptoms similar to the flu and recovered in a week or two - just like the Flu.
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