Everything we do at Tech Valley Game Space is enabled by our enthusiastic members and volunteers. We are so grateful for your support, and we’re always striving to find new ways to leverage our collective energy to help the Capital Region game dev community thrive. We believe that the key to doing that is empowering all of you to take on a more active role in helping our local game development scene grow and flourish.
With that in mind, we want to invite everyone to attend our volunteer coordination meeting. Many of you have been asking how you can get more involved with our group efforts, and this meeting will be a great chance to do just that. The plan is to hang out together at TVGS, eat some snacks, have a good time and discuss ideas for how we can improve our community.
We’ll also be performing a communal evaluation of how we organize our current volunteer efforts, and gathering feedback about how we can more effectively translate our ideas into action. We’ll take a look at the existing process for tracking tasks via our Trello board (tasks.techvalleygamespace.com), and discuss opportunities for bringing in new members to help fulfill “officer” roles and guide the future direction of TVGS.
We’ve done so many great things together, and there’s no limit to what we can accomplish as long as we remain dedicated to improving. So, let’s get organized!
Welcome to the community, projects, and shark tank event!
Updates from the community are encouraged! Volunteer for events at the TVGS and around the area to be a part of making them a reality for everyone. If you want to be in the know, and get involved, then this is the meeting to attend!
If you have a project that you need help with, this is also the time to request any assistance from the community! The TVGS has a goal to help create local games, and there are multiple projects ongoing. Use your skills and help make games! Read more
Let’s relax with a movie about video games! The movie won’t start until around 7:30 PM.Synopsis: A video game villain wants to be a hero and sets out to fulfill his dream, but his quest brings havoc to the whole arcade where he lives.PG | 1h 41min | Animation, Adventure, Comedy | 2 November 2012
Abi Johnson will discuss how simple it is to create an interactive story or choose-your-own-adventure game with Twine. No programming knowledge is needed! Twine publishes in HTML, so sharing your work is extremely simple as well.
TVGS is looking for volunteers to fill six key Coordinator roles! Please consult this info document for details about each role: Coordinator Info
The volunteer sign up document will remain open until Tuesday, August 30th. If you volunteer, you will be expected to attend this Coordinator selection meeting on Wednesday, August 31st. The group of Coordinators will be chosen at this meeting, and will serve a term of 3 months.
TVGS Volunteer Coordinator Sign UpTVGS is looking for volunteers to fill six key Coordinator roles! Please consult this info document for details about each role: Coordinator InfoThe volunteer sign up document will remain open until Tuesday, August 30th. If you volunteer, you will be expected to attend this Coordinator selection meeting on Wednes…