Social Night: Board Games! (August 9, 6pm)

It’s social night again and what’s more social than board games? Let’s get together, gather ’round some games, and get social! Feel free to bring in some games, too!

Got a project to show off? Bring it in, and let’s play it! Want to bring your own VR? Everyone and every gaming news item, project, idea, and gadget are welcome!

RSVP at the links below!

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Orbit: Game Art – Contrast and Drawing Focus in Your Game (August 10th, 7pm)

It’s a TAO group meet-up! Let’s talk about game art!

First time attending this event?  Please sign-up in our short form over here: goo.gl/JwpJzx if you haven’t already done so.

What are we doing this week?

Ever get that feeling that your character doesn’t stand out? Or you don’t know where to look when you design your game? Or suddenly you die because you can’t differentiate an enemy from a wall? This short presentation is for you who make games! Our presenter will be talking about concepts that help you troubleshoot and think about how to draw attention in your games via colors and contrast. Come on down to find out and learn some new skills or refresh some old ones!

Want to learn or improve your game art skills? Have a question about creating art or making a game that you are working on look better? Just want to hang out and work on your project with some other arty people? Come on in for TAO group (TVGS Art Orbit) meeting!

RSVP at the links below!

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About Orbit

Orbit is a community-driven mentorship program designed to provide greater opportunities for learning and collaboration at Tech Valley Game Space than ever before!

The goal of Orbit is to bring local game makers (and aspiring game makers!) together based around mutual interests, and provide a consistent environment for sustained skill development, personal growth, and community building.

 

Movie Night: (August 11, 7:30pm)

Game Film Fun

Let’s get together and watch a film based on a game, about games, or just game-y! Our local film critic will provide a film for us to enjoy from their expansive library. The movie will be announced at Social Night so be sure you make an appearance!

Doors open at 7:30 and the show starts at 8. Grab some popcorn or snacks and come on downtown to TVGS movie night!

RSVP at the links below!

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Orbit: Game Art – Q & A (July 27, 7pm)

It’s a TAO group meet-up!

First time attending this event? Please sign-up in our short form over here: goo.gl/JwpJzx if you haven’t already done so.

What are we doing this week?

Bring your portfolios, pet projects, sketchbooks, or just a lot of questions! Let’s meet and review work and give/get advice on anything and everything game art related! This meet-up is every month on the 4th Thursday. (Usually in the mezzanine at Center of Gravity.)

Want to learn or improve your game art skills? Have a question about creating art or making a game that you are working on look better? Just want to hang out and work on your project with some other arty people? Come on in for TAO group (TVGS Art Orbit) meeting!

RSVP at the links below!

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About Orbit

Orbit is a community-driven mentorship program designed to provide greater opportunities for learning and collaboration at Tech Valley Game Space than ever before!

The goal of Orbit is to bring local game makers (and aspiring game makers!) together based around mutual interests, and provide a consistent environment for sustained skill development, personal growth, and community building.

 

Orbit: Game Art – Blender (July 13, 7pm)

It’s a TAO group meet-up!

First time attending this event?  Please sign-up in our short form over here: goo.gl/JwpJzx if you haven’t already done so.

What are we doing this week?

Our resident 3D master is going to whip up some Blender magic so stop by with all your questions and pick up some tips and tricks! (Blender is a free 3D application that can be used for 3D modeling, texturing, animating, and rendering.) Come on in for TAO group (TVGS Art Orbit) meeting!

RSVP at the links below!

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About Orbit

Orbit is a community-driven mentorship program designed to provide greater opportunities for learning and collaboration at Tech Valley Game Space than ever before!

The goal of Orbit is to bring local game makers (and aspiring game makers!) together based around mutual interests, and provide a consistent environment for sustained skill development, personal growth, and community building.

 

Social Night: MOAR BOARD GAMES (June 14, 6pm)

We had a blast playing board games last time but there were too many to choose from and we missed a few – so let’s do it again! Bring in some games and let’s have at them!

As always with social nights, if you’ve got a project to show off – Bring it in, and let’s play it! Want to bring your own VR? Everyone and every game related news item, project, idea, and gadget are welcome!

RSVP at the links below!

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Movie Night: Mystery Movie! (June 7, 7pm)

It’s movie night!

We’re going to show a game related movie – So grab some popcorn and come watch, laugh, and enjoy it with us!

Our local connoisseur of the cinema will bring a selection (or three) from their extensive video library and we will sit back, relax, and enjoy the evening together!

(Show starts promptly at 7 – no previews – get there early!)

RSVP at the links below!

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