Forums in the Game Development Niche

These are the 50 most relevant discussion forums in the game development niche. Some of these forums focus exclusively on the game development niche while others may only devote one or two sub-forums to it.

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1. Stargate SG-1 Roleplaying Game
https://stargatetherpg.com/forums/  

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2. Black Sea Studios Forums
Black Sea Studios forums
http://forums.blackseastudios.com/  

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3. Apolyton Civilization Site
Forum Description
https://apolyton.net/forum.php  

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4. RaGEZONE
Create your own MMO and MMORPG game server or find free MMORPG servers. Download the latest MMORPG server files or sell your game gold and mmorpg account. We also have programming tutorials ,...
https://forum.ragezone.com/  

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5. www.go4expert.com
Forum has 96,809 posts.
https://www.go4expert.com/forums/  

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6. Newgrounds.com
https://www.newgrounds.com/bbs/  

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7. www.ivory.co.uk
Enter the Ivory Game Maker UK Forum to discuss all things board game related. If you need help making a new game, maybe the help of others would be beneficial.
https://www.ivory.co.uk/gamemaker/forum  

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8. www.dreamincode.net
https://www.dreamincode.net/forums/  

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9. Beyond3D Forum
The world's best online 3D graphics discussion!
http://forum.beyond3d.com/  

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10. RPG Maker Forums
Forum software by XenForo
https://forums.rpgmakerweb.com/  

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11. Microchip
https://www.microchip.com/forums/  

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12. rpgcodex > check our fundraiser drive for Monomyth on the front page. Also fuck you Haba
Our highly prestigious RPG forums. We're an angry bunch.
https://rpgcodex.net/forums/  

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13. Game Career Guide Forums
Learn everything you need to know to get into the videogame industry!
http://www.gamecareerguide.com/forums/  

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14. Actualized.org Forum
A community of people interested in self-actualization, personal development, consciousness work, meditation, and enlightenment. Ask questions, share resources, get advice. Join for free.
https://www.actualized.org/forum/  

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15. Site Owners Forums
Prime Web Development and Marketing forum!
https://siteownersforums.com/  

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16. www.daniweb.com
Programming Forum - Our Programming forum category encompasses application development, web development, programming theory, and everything in between.
https://www.daniweb.com/programming/4  

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17. The PokéCommunity Forums
Forum has 21,944 members.
http://www.pokecommunity.com/  

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18. Shoryuken Forums
Largest fighting game community on the web
https://forums.shoryuken.com/  

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19. thepersonaldevelopmentforum.com
Learn about Wisdom, Happiness & Excellence. Life-improvement, Personal Growth and Self-help.
https://thepersonaldevelopmentforum.com/  

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20. Warrior Nation
Warrior Nation is about casual and competitive video game e-Sports expanding upon mind-shattering imagination within a world of virtual game play.
http://warriornation.net/Forum/  

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21. PSPgweber Forums
All general game discussion boards related to PSP, PS Vita and PS3. Game News, Updates, Questions, CWCheats, Themes, Tutorials, Emulators and more..
http://www.pspgweber.com/forums/  

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22. Tech Support Guy
Free computer help.
http://forums.techguy.org/  

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23. CivFanatics Forums
Largest fan site for Sid Meier's Civilization series.
http://forums.civfanatics.com/  

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24. Overclock.net
A forum community dedicated to overclocking enthusiasts and testing the limits of computing. Come join the discussion about computing, builds, collections, displays, models, styles, scales,...
http://www.overclock.net/f/  

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25. NeoGAF
Forum has 63,687,110 topics.
http://www.neogaf.com/forum/  

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26. Games Dreams
Welcome to Games Dreams - Discussion forums for Facebook games, browsers games, MMO games, flash games, android games, iPhone iPad games, etc.
https://gamesdreams.com/  

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27. OOTP Developments Forums
Out of the Park Developments, founded in 1999, is the premiere US-Sport simulation & management game development company on the planet. Our games set the standard in terms of realism, features,...
https://www.ootpdevelopments.com/board/  

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28. CodingForums.com
Web coding and development forums. Get help on JavaScript, PHP, CGI, CSS, XML, and more.
http://www.codingforums.com/  

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29. Webmaster Forums
Forum has 166,833 posts.
http://www.webmasterforums.com/  

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30. boardgamegeek.com
https://boardgamegeek.com/forums/region/1/bgg  

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31. Virtual Assistant Forums
Virtual Assistant Forums
http://www.virtualassistantforums.com/  

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32. RPG PUB
Tabletop RPG Discussion
https://www.rpgpub.com/  

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33. WinDrivers Computer Tech Suppo
This is a discussion forum powered by vBulletin. To find out about vBulletin, go to http://www.vbulletin.com/ .
https://forums.windrivers.com/forum.php  

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34. Muscular Development Forums
Forum Description
https://forums.musculardevelopment.com/forum  

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35. GameFront
Established in 2001, GameFront has an active community of gamers who like to hang out and chat about games, technology, and much more.
http://forums.filefront.com/  

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36. VBForums
Visual Basic Discussions plus .NET, C#, game programming, and more (http://www.VBForums.com)
https://www.vbforums.com/forum.php  

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37. Java Forums at the Big Moose S
https://www.coderanch.com/forums/  

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38. kirupaForum
Got a web design/development question or just want to hang out with the most awesome people on the planet? Drop on in!
http://www.kirupa.com/forum/  

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39. rpggeek.com
https://rpggeek.com/forums  

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40. BRP Central - The Chaosium forums
https://basicroleplaying.org/  

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41. Steve Jackson Games Forums
Just missed out on a spot in the top 25.
https://forums.sjgames.com/  

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42. Anime Forum dot Com
This is a discussion forum powered by vBulletin. To find out about vBulletin, go to http://www.vbulletin.com/ .
https://www.animeforum.com/forum.php  

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43. Canadian TV, Computing and Home Theatre Forums
Forum has 156,201 members.
http://www.digitalhome.ca/forum/  

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44. Overclockers UK Forums
Overclockers UK Forum powered by Xenforo
http://forums.overclockers.co.uk/  

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45. AtariAge Forums
Forum has 2,931,191 posts.
https://atariage.com/forums/index.php  

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46. The Forums of Sir Terry Pratchett OBE
All the latest news and discussions about Terry Pratchett’s books, Discworld, events and more… Register here for the official Terry Pratchett forums
http://www.terrypratchettbooks.com/forum/  

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47. Arcade@Home™ Forums
https://www.arcadeathome.com/forums/  

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48. Computer Science Forums
Computer Science Forums for Computer Science and Engineering (CSE), Data Structures and Algorithms, Programming Language Theory, Computations, Computer Systems, Computer Applications, Technology
https://computerscienceforums.com/  

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49. OKclarity
Discuss & explore common mental health, personal development & emotional wellness topics in the Jewish Community. You deserve a supportive community, join the conversation.
https://okclarity.com/forums/  

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50. PokéBeach.com Forums
A Pokémon forum to discuss the video games, TCG, and anime!
http://www.pokebeach.com/forums/  

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About the Game Development Niche

Video game development is the process of developing a video game. The effort is undertaken by a developer, ranging from a single person to an international team dispersed across the globe. Development of traditional commercial PC and console games is normally funded by a publisher, and can take several years to reach completion. Indie games usually take less time and money and can be produced by individuals and smaller developers. The independent game industry has been on the rise, facilitated by the growth of accessible game development software such as Unity platform and Unreal Engine and new online distribution systems such as Steam and Uplay, as well as the mobile game market for Android and iOS devices. The first video games, developed in the 1960s, were not usually commercialised. They required mainframe computers to run and were not available to the general public. Source: WikiPedia

Saki Says...

Yikes - this is a VERY competitive niche but if you had a forum in this niche you could potentially make a lot of money!