Orbit: Beginner Game Design (February 2nd, 11:00am)

If you’re interested in learning to make your own digital games using a simple and intuitive creative tool that doesn’t require any prior experience with computer programming, this is the group for you!

The Beginner Game Design Orbit group meets every Saturday morning at Tech Valley Game Space and will provide a place to get feedback and advice on your game project for first time game creator. Join us and learn about how to create 2D games using tools such as Construct 2. …Continue reading Orbit: Beginner Game Design (February 2nd, 11:00am)

Orbit: Digital Storytelling – Intro to Ren’py (February 2nd, 1:00pm)

Do you like to write? Do you like story based games? If you are new to game development you can learn how to create interactive stories using Ren’py, Twine, or other game engines! We will also discuss other aspects of writing, game design, and interactive fiction. The Digital Storytelling Orbit group will meet on the…Continue reading Orbit: Digital Storytelling – Intro to Ren’py (February 2nd, 1:00pm)

Orbit: Beginner Game Design (February 9th, 11:00am)

If you’re interested in learning to make your own digital games using a simple and intuitive creative tool that doesn’t require any prior experience with computer programming, this is the group for you!

The Beginner Game Design Orbit group meets every Saturday morning at Tech Valley Game Space and will provide a place to get feedback and advice on your game project for first time game creator. Join us and learn about how to create 2D games using tools such as Construct 2. …Continue reading Orbit: Beginner Game Design (February 9th, 11:00am)

TVGS Art Orbit (TAO) (February 9th, 11:00am)

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 during open hours on…Continue reading TVGS Art Orbit (TAO) (February 9th, 11:00am)

Lesson Night: Common Tools for Team Collaboration (February 14th, 6:30pm)

Presenter Taro Omiya Description Title: Common Tools for Team Collaboration Have you ever had the time where you passed some art assets to a programmer, only to have to wait for hours until it’s finally integrated in your game project? Or maybe two team members made the same assets in completely different styles when each…Continue reading Lesson Night: Common Tools for Team Collaboration (February 14th, 6:30pm)

Orbit: Beginner Game Design (February 16th, 11:00am)

If you’re interested in learning to make your own digital games using a simple and intuitive creative tool that doesn’t require any prior experience with computer programming, this is the group for you!

The Beginner Game Design Orbit group meets every Saturday morning at Tech Valley Game Space and will provide a place to get feedback and advice on your game project for first time game creator. Join us and learn about how to create 2D games using tools such as Construct 2. …Continue reading Orbit: Beginner Game Design (February 16th, 11:00am)

Orbit VR & AR (February 16th, 1:00pm)

Learn about VR! The VR & AR Orbit group will meet on the 3rd Saturday of the month at Tech Valley Game Space and will provide opportunities for participants to share information, discuss projects, ask questions and obtain guidance from experienced mentors. This meeting will introduce TVGS’s new hardware, including XR development machines and both…Continue reading Orbit VR & AR (February 16th, 1:00pm)

TVGS Community Fair & Social Night (Feburary 19th, 6:30pm)

Come down to the TVGS Community Fair and 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!

Game Club: Slay the Spire by James (February 21st, 7:30pm)

Get ready, space cadets, because our next monthly Game Club is starting! Game club is a monthly group discussion on a game chosen by a selected host. Our next host is James, and his selection is: Slay the Spire Genre: Deck builder roguelike card game Developer: Mega Crit Games The discussion will take place on…Continue reading Game Club: Slay the Spire by James (February 21st, 7:30pm)

The Arts Center of the Capital Region

Interactive Showcase @ Troy Night Out (February 22nd, 5:00pm)

Our monthly Troy Night Out with The Arts Center continues with an exhibition of locally created games. Macs and PCs will be provided on a first-come, first-serve basis.

The showcase is free and open to everyone, and we welcome you to show off games that are in any state of completion. So bring along your project for some playtesting and feedback, or just stop by and join in the fun!…Continue reading Interactive Showcase @ Troy Night Out (February 22nd, 5:00pm)