Extra Life 2020

Play Games. Help Kids. Join us for Extra Life 2020!

Extra Life is a yearly event that brings together thousands of gamers around the world to support of their local Children’s Miracle Network Hospital.

Tech Valley Game Space is hosting a ton of fun activities and offering special prizes to those who donate to Extra Life! Join us online to play games and help raise money for a children’s hospital of your choice.

Email us at info@techvalleygamespace.com if you are interested in joining the team. 

Check out the TVGS team page here:

Join the Team or Donate!

Time

(all times Eastern) 

Saturday, the 7th of November, 8:00 AM – 8:00 PM ( Facebook / Meetup )

Sunday, the 8th of November, 8:00 AM – 8:00 PM ( FacebookMeetup )

Show up whenever!

TVGS Community Fair & Social Night (October 15th, 6:30pm)

Come down to the TVGS Community Fair & Social Night!

We are going to have tables set up with members representing the coordination teams, orbit groups and related organizations of TVGS.

If you have Ludum Dare games, come have people play them!

Plus board games and snacks!

And space where you can demo your latest projects and accomplishments!

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Extra Life 2019

Play Games. Help Kids. Join us for Extra Life 2019!

Extra Life is a yearly event that brings together thousands of gamers around the world to support of their local Children’s Miracle Network Hospital.

Tech Valley Game Space is hosting a ton of fun activities and offering special prizes to those who donate to Extra Life! Stop by and play games to help raise money for a children’s hospital of your choice.

Sign up for a streaming slot — we’d love more volunteers!

Check out the TVGS team page here:

Join the Team or Donate!

Time

Noon Nov. 2nd — Noon Nov. 3rd

Show up whenever!

Place

Tech Valley Game Space
30 3rd Street, Troy NY

Want to Participate?

Want to play games on for a cause? Why not stop by and spend some time with the rest of the Tech Valley Game Space while we stream for Extra Life! Board games, video games, and a 24 hour stream are all on the menu for this fun charity event!

TVGS Community Fair & Social Night (September 17th, 6:30pm)

Come down to the TVGS Community Fair & Social Night!

We are going to have tables set up with members representing the coordination teams, orbit groups and related organizations of TVGS.

Plus board games and snacks!

And space where you can demo your latest projects and accomplishments!

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TVGS Community Fair & Social Night: Ice Cream Potluck with TVCOG (August 20th, 6:30pm)

Come down to the TVGS Community Fair & Social Night!

We are teaming up with the Tech Valley Center of Gravity to do an Ice Cream Social!

It’s Potluck, so feel free to bring down any ice cream, toppings, snacks, etc. you want.

Food will be served in the Center of Gravity Kitchen.

TVGS will be next door in the SEFCU Community Room.

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TVGS Community Fair & Social Night (July 16th, 6:30pm)

Come down to the TVGS Community Fair & Social Night!

Tonight, we are doing a collaborative event with the Capital District Inventor’s Group! A guest speaker, Matt Nuccio, will be joining us, discussing about the Toy and Game Industry.

We are going to have tables set up with members representing the coordination teams, orbit groups, related organizations of TVGS and a space where you can demo your latest projects and accomplishments!.

Board games will also be provided! Desserts will be catered by Bard & Baker.

Matt’s BIO is below:

In addition to running Design Edge, for 4 years Matt co-chaired the Toy Association (TA) associate panel representing all designers and inventors in the toy industry. Currently, Matt sits on the Board of Directors of the United Inventors Association of America (UIA) advocating for inventor rights and patent reforms in Washington DC. Matt also sits on the Chicago Toy and Game Fair (ChiTAG) advisory board as well as the education committee of the Toy Association (TA). For over a decade Matt has contributed a monthly column in Toy Family Entertainment magazine focusing on the industry, and Matt is a regular lecturer at New York Toy Fair, ASTRA, Chicago Toy and Game Fair and Hong Kong Toy Fair as well as inventor clubs and private cooperations around the world. In 2018, Matt was honored to be identified as an “American Innovator” and selected to lecture at the National Security Agency (NSA) while being simulcast to 45 other locations around the the globe.

CDIG NY Summer Meetup

Tuesday, Jul 16, 2019, 7:00 PM

30 3rd St
30 3rd St Troy, NY

11 Members Attending

We are doing a collaborative event with the Tech Valley Game Space. Matt will talk about the Toy and Game Industry. Desserts will be catered by Bard & Baker. Matt’s BIO is below: In addition to running Design Edge, for 4 years Matt co-chaired the Toy Association (TA) associate panel representing all designers and inventors in the toy industry. Cur…

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TVGS Community Fair & Social Night (June 18th, 6:30pm)

Come down to the TVGS Community Fair & Social Night!

We are going to have tables set up with members representing the coordination teams, orbit groups and related organizations of TVGS.

Plus board games and snacks!

And space where you can demo your latest projects and accomplishments!

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Lesson Night: How to Setup a Game Space (May 9th, 6:30pm)

Instructors

  • Jamey Stevenson
  • Taro Omiya

Description

Title: How to Setup a Game Space

Description: Learn about the challenges setting up a game space from the founders of Tech Valley Game Space, Jamey and Taro! Hear stories of the beginnings of the programs and events that make TVGS the exciting community it is today!

What to Bring

Just yourself

RSVP at the links below!

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TVGS Community Fair & Social Night (May 21st, 6:30pm)

Come down to the TVGS Community Fair & Social Night!

We are going to have tables set up with members representing the coordination teams, orbit groups and related organizations of TVGS.

Plus board games and snacks!

And space where you can demo your latest projects and accomplishments!

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Lesson Night: How to Make a Game in 72 Hours (April 11th, 6:30pm)

Instructors

  • Muse En Lystrala
  • Taro Omiya
  • Frederika Edgington-Giordano

Description

Title: How to Make a Game in 72 Hours

Description: Ludum Dare, the popular global game jam, will be held once again on April 26-29! Come prepare to jam by learning the tips and tricks for success from 3 people who have created games during multiple game jams! No equipment necessary, just bring your questions!

What to Bring

Just yourself

RSVP at the links below!

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