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May 2020

Orbit: Digital Storytelling – Intro to Ink Scripting for Games

May 2 @ 1:00 pm - 2:30 pm

PLEASE NOTE: THIS EVENT IS ONLINE-ONLY. To participate, please join the TVGS Discord server at discordapp.com/invite/mrTDyau. For more information about how to join the TVGS Discord, visit techvalleygamespace.com/discord. -- EVENT DETAILS This month's Digital Storytelling meetup will feature an introduction to Ink, a free and powerful tool for creating interactive stories: https://www.inklestudios.com/ink/ Ink is the technology behind some of the most successful narrative games ever made, including Heaven's Vault, 80 Days, and Sorcery. Unlike standalone tools like Ren'Py, Ink is…

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Orbit: Beginner Game Design

May 9 @ 11:00 am - 12:30 pm

NOTE: Due to the current circumstances, this is an online-only event. We are hosting it on our Discord server, which you can join using this link: discordapp.com/invite/mrTDyau For more information about how to join the TVGS Discord, visit techvalleygamespace.com/discord. -- EVENT DETAILS 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…

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Orbit: 3D Game Design – Unreal Engine 4 and the Independent Developer

May 23 @ 1:00 pm - 2:30 pm

NOTE: Due to the current circumstances, this is an online-only event. We are hosting it on our Discord server, which you can join using this link: discordapp.com/invite/mrTDyau For more information about how to join the TVGS Discord, visit techvalleygamespace.com/discord. -- This month's 3D Game Design meetup will feature a presentation about Unreal from Jeremiah Rhoades, founder of upstate NY-based independent game studio Nonage. Jeremiah Rhoades will be speaking on his team's decision to use Unreal Engine 4 for PowerBots, and…

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TVGS Community Fair & Social

May 26 @ 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm

NOTE: Due to the current circumstances, this is an online-only event. We are hosting it on our Discord server, which you can join using this link: discordapp.com/invite/mrTDyau For more information about how to join the TVGS Discord, visit techvalleygamespace.com/discord. -- Join the party! It's time for our monthly TVGS Community Fair & Social, a chance for local game makers to connect and have fun together. We'll be sharing the latest community updates, including our new and improved event schedule. We…

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June 2020

Digital Storytelling Orbit

June 6 @ 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Tech Valley Game Space, 30 Third Street
Troy, NY us
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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 1st Saturday of the month at Tech Valley Game Space and will provide opportunities for participants to share information, discuss projects, ask questions and obtain…

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Orbit: Beginner Game Design

June 13 @ 11:00 am - 12:30 pm
Tech Valley Game Space, 30 Third Street
Troy, NY us
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First time attending this event? Please sign-up using our short form at http://goo.gl/JwpJzx if you haven't already done so. 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…

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TVGS Community Fair & Social

June 17 @ 6:30 pm - 9:30 pm
Tech Valley Game Space, 30 Third Street
Troy, NY us
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Come down to the TVGS Community Fair! 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! If you are interested in a table, please fill out this form. https://docs.google.com/forms/d/e/1FAIpQLSfEPxUQ6dV0iqYbQA55teIsD_-FwFaVUXimIvu315bzefUQJQ/viewform Tables will be limited based on safety and comfort considerations. If we don’t have space for you this month, we will put you…

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Orbit: Game Art – Is Everything I Know About Game Art Useless Now?

June 20 @ 1:00 pm - 2:30 pm

NOTE: Due to the current circumstances, this is an online-only event. We are hosting it on our Discord server, which you can join using this link: discordapp.com/invite/mrTDyau For more information about how to join the TVGS Discord, visit techvalleygamespace.com/discord. -- This month's Game Art meetup will feature a presentation from Jarell Pryor, a local game artist and developer with professional experience ranging from VR app development, to 3D game art, to mobile game development, and more. Jarell will be discussing…

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Orbit: 3D Game Design

June 27 @ 1:00 pm - 2:30 pm
Tech Valley Game Space, 30 Third Street
Troy, NY us
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First time attending this event? Please sign-up in our short form over here: goo.gl/JwpJzx Looking to step up your game development skills by diving into 3D? This mentorship group is for you! The 3D Game Design Orbit mentorship group can help provide you answers and resources to any questions you may have on a variety of popular 3D game engines, including Unity 3D, Godot 3, and more. In the first hour, a mentor will provide a lecture on a topic…

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July 2020

Social Night

July 1 @ 6:30 pm - 9:00 pm

NOTE: Due to the current circumstances, this is an online-only event. We are hosting it on our Discord server, which you can join using this link: discordapp.com/invite/mrTDyau For more information about how to join the TVGS Discord, visit techvalleygamespace.com/discord. ----- Join us via Discord to socialize with fellow game developers from the Capital Region and beyond! Our social gatherings are a great opportunity for local game makers to interact, meet new friends, and stay connected. We'll be chatting, playing games…

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