[IGDA Albany] Concepts in Worldbuilding (September 26th, 7:00 PM)

IGDA Albany usually has a professional talk every other month, on the 4th Thursday of the month. The talk will begin at 7pm, but feel free to arrive around 6:30 PM and stay until 9:00 PM if you’d like to mingle before and after. This month, we welcome Justin Mitchell with his talk, “Concepts in…Continue reading [IGDA Albany] Concepts in Worldbuilding (September 26th, 7:00 PM)

The Arts Center of the Capital Region

Interactive Showcase @ Troy Night Out (September 27th, 6:00pm)

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 (September 27th, 6:00pm)

Orbit: 3D Game Design (September 28th, 1:00pm)

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. The 3D…Continue reading Orbit: 3D Game Design (September 28th, 1:00pm)

Orbit: Beginner Game Design (September 28th, 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 (September 28th, 11:00am)

Ludum Dare 45 (October 5th, 5:00 PM)

The time has come…to make games for the 45th tri-annual online game jam, Ludum Dare! No experience in making games necessary! This is just a fun challenge for all of us, and often serves as an educational moment to learn how to work with deadlines. We will be going through game idea brainstorming and team…Continue reading Ludum Dare 45 (October 5th, 5:00 PM)

Orbit: Beginner Game Design (October 5th, 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 (October 5th, 11:00am)

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

Orbit: 3D Game Design (August 24th, 1:00pm)

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. The 3D…Continue reading Orbit: 3D Game Design (August 24th, 1:00pm)

Orbit: Beginner Game Design (August 24th, 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 (August 24th, 11:00am)

Orbit: Digital Storytelling (August 3rd, 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 (August 3rd, 1:00pm)