Lesson Night: The Vocabulary of Unity3D: Unity3D for non-programmers (April 18th, 6:30pm)

Presenter: Greg Lyons Description: Have no coding background but still want to make your own games? Hesitant to start making games because you feel coding is an obstacle? Want to try out Unity3D? If you answered ‘yes’ to any of these questions, this lesson is for you! In this hands-on lesson, students will learn the…Continue reading Lesson Night: The Vocabulary of Unity3D: Unity3D for non-programmers (April 18th, 6:30pm)

Lesson Night: Unreal 4 (November 15th, 6:30pm)

Presenter: John Ceceri III Description: Learn the basics of Unreal Engine 4! We’ll be taking a look through the other major 3D game engine available, and learn your way around using it by creating a small game of laser tag. This tutorial takes a brief look at some of the tools and workflow of UE4:…Continue reading Lesson Night: Unreal 4 (November 15th, 6:30pm)

Orbit: Women in Games (October 29th, 11:00 am)

Please sign-up using our short form at goo.gl/JwpJzx to get the link to participate remotely! About Orbit Orbit is a community-driven mentorship program designed to provide greater opportunities for learning and collaboration at Tech Valley Game Space than ever before! The goal of Orbit is to bring local game makers (and aspiring game makers!) together based around…Continue reading Orbit: Women in Games (October 29th, 11:00 am)

LGBTQ+ Game Jam

To participate in this event, please reserve a free ticket on Eventbrite: LGBTQ+ Game Jam tickets To sign up as a Mentor: Mentor Sign up Note: For those taking public transit, the 87 stops at or near RPI on Sundays, at stops #5 and #6. In celebration of LGBTQ History Month, the next event in our #include series will…Continue reading LGBTQ+ Game Jam

Lesson Night: Intermediate Programming (Part 2) (Oct 18th, 6:30PM)

Presenter: Taro Omiya Here’s the lesson night description:Come over for a lesson night on programming, using C#! Renowned game jammer Taro Omiya will provide an introduction to object-oriented programming, a modern and innovative way of organizing your own code to create a flexible and powerful framework for your own games. Since this is a very…Continue reading Lesson Night: Intermediate Programming (Part 2) (Oct 18th, 6:30PM)

Orbit: Construct (September 25th, 6:30pm)

First time attending this event? Please sign-up using our short form at goo.gl/JwpJzx if you haven’t already done so. If you want to make your first 2D video game and don’t know programming, this is the group for you! The Construct group meets every Monday evening at Tech Valley Game Space and will provide a…Continue reading Orbit: Construct (September 25th, 6:30pm)

Orbit: Women in Games (September 17th, 11:00 am)

Please sign-up using our short form at goo.gl/JwpJzx to get the link to participate remotely! The meeting topic in general is “why don’t women often seem to call themselves ‘gamers,’ and a more general discussion of what the term “gamer” means to us. About Orbit Orbit is a community-driven mentorship program designed to provide greater opportunities for…Continue reading Orbit: Women in Games (September 17th, 11:00 am)

Orbit: Digital Storytelling – Assets! (September 10th, 2:00 pm)

We will spend some time talking about how to get assets (music, images, etc.) for your interactive story. If you have any good sources for assets, feel free to come on in and share them. I will discuss my sources, and if anyone’s interested, Creative Commons licenses and attribution! Also, if there’s time, we can…Continue reading Orbit: Digital Storytelling – Assets! (September 10th, 2:00 pm)

Orbit: Construct (September 3rd, 6:30pm)

First time attending this event? Please sign-up using our short form at goo.gl/JwpJzx if you haven’t already done so. If you want to make your first 2D video game and don’t know programming, this is the group for you! The Construct group meets every Monday evening at Tech Valley Game Space and will provide a…Continue reading Orbit: Construct (September 3rd, 6:30pm)

Orbit: Construct (August 28th, 6:30pm)

First time attending this event? Please sign-up using our short form at goo.gl/JwpJzx if you haven’t already done so. If you want to make your first 2D video game and don’t know programming, this is the group for you! The Construct group meets every Monday evening at Tech Valley Game Space and will provide a…Continue reading Orbit: Construct (August 28th, 6:30pm)