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GRUX Online took place on 19th November 2021.

Watch the recordings on YouTube now!

Track One


Track Two


We hope you were able to join us on Friday 19th November 2021 for GRUX Online.

We had three showings at 10am EIT, 10am GMT and 10AM PT.

A whole day of free talks from the professionals in games user research and games user experience.

Learn how player data, player psychology and player-centric design practices can drive video game development forward

The conference took place on YouTube in the form of a pre-recorded live stream, while discussions and networking with all attendees were live!

Check out the conference schedule here.

Watch GRUX Online and other GRUX SIG videos on YouTube

GRUX Online is a not-for-profit, volunteer-run event from the IGDA GRUX SIG.

2021 Speakers included...

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Remedy's Elise Torfs shares the evolution of their insights team, supporting the multi-award winning game Control

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How did Gazeus Games examine player personas, and drive development forward, during  the Pandemic?

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Hear how Xbox supports accessible game development across a wide range of titles, from Anna Waismeyer

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The event lineup includes talks from Xbox, Voodoo, Warner Bros, Ubisoft, Can I Play That?, and Remedy

... alongside a host of expert panels and microtalks.

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PlaytestCloud provides remote playtesting as the premier user research platform for mobile games.

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 Games User Research & User Experience Special Interest Group of the IGDA.

The GRUX SIG has been supporting GUR and UX professionals in gamedev for more than a decade.


The International Game Developers Association.

The IGDA is the world’s largest non-profit membership organization serving all individuals who create games.

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