Ludum Dare 43 (November 30th, 8:15 PM)

The time has come…to make games for the 43rd 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 43 (November 30th, 8:15 PM)

#include LGBTQ Game Jam – Oct 28

In celebration of LGBTQ History Month, we will be holding our second annual LGBTQ+ Game Jam, a day long “hackathon” dedicated to creating games, interactive artwork, and stories inspired by LGBTQ+ contributions to history and culture! We will have Construct 3, Twine, and Ren’Py instruction available for beginners! We will also have analog game making…Continue reading #include LGBTQ Game Jam – Oct 28

Ludum Dare 42 games made here at Tech Valley Game Space

It was an exhausting, 72-hour long journey, but we’ve returned from Ludum Dare 42 successfully, Space Cadets! The theme this time was, “running out of space,” where each team took a very different perspective on. Here are the latest games created in the capital region of New York from this game jam: Open Spaces Agoraphobia…Continue reading Ludum Dare 42 games made here at Tech Valley Game Space

Ludum Dare 42 (August 10th, 5:30 PM)

The time has come…to make games for the 42nd 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 42 (August 10th, 5:30 PM)

Ludum Dare 41 games made here at Tech Valley Game Space

Hello, fellow Space Cadets! With Ludum Dare 41 over, we’re here to bring up a list of the latest games created in the capital region of New York from this game jam. The theme this time was, “Combine 2 Incompatible Genres,” which certainly stretched the imagination of these creators. Check them out! Idle Research Clicker…Continue reading Ludum Dare 41 games made here at Tech Valley Game Space

Ludum Dare 41 with Geek Musica (April 20th, 7:30 PM)

The time has come…to make games for the 41st 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 41 with Geek Musica (April 20th, 7:30 PM)

Black History Game Jam 2018 (February 25th, 10am)

      To participate in this event, please reserve a free ticket on Eventbrite: Black History Game Jam tickets In celebration of Black History Month, the next event in our #include series will be the Black History Game Jam, a day long “hackathon” dedicated to creating games, interactive artwork and stories inspired by African American history…Continue reading Black History Game Jam 2018 (February 25th, 10am)

Global Game Jam at Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute (January 26-29, 2018)

Hosted by Albany International Game Developers Association (Albany IGDA), we’ll be joining the largest game jam in the world, the Global Game Jam!

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 building exercises to help you jump start your way to making games!

Join in as you make a game in 48 hours with a team! Meet up with other rapid game developers! Eat a lot of junk food! And most important of all, have fun!…Continue reading Global Game Jam at Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute (January 26-29, 2018)

Ludum Dare 40 games made here at Tech Valley Game Space

Hello, fellow Space Cadets! We’re bringing back an old classic where we list the latest games created in the capital region of New York from game jams.  With Ludum Dare 40 over, here is what’s new! Rogue You find a castle, in hopes of gaining treasure, but you find Dracula and he sends you into…Continue reading Ludum Dare 40 games made here at Tech Valley Game Space

Ludum Dare 40 (December 1st, 8:00pm)

The time has come…to make games for the 40th 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 building exercises to help you jump start your way to making games!

Join in as you make a game in 72 hours with a team, or if you want to go hard-mode, 48 hours solo! Meet up with other rapid game developers! Eat a lot of junk food! And most important of all, have fun!…Continue reading Ludum Dare 40 (December 1st, 8:00pm)