The Arts Center of the Capital Region

Interactive Showcase @ Troy Night Out (January 25th, 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 (January 25th, 5:00pm)

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: Beginner Game Design (January 19th, 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 (January 19th, 11:00am)

Game Club: Super Smash Bros. Series, Hosted by Anthony (January 17th, 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 Anthony, and his selection is: Super Smash Bros. series Genre: Fighting Developer: Nintendo The discussion will take place on January 17th. As usual, this selection is meant…Continue reading Game Club: Super Smash Bros. Series, Hosted by Anthony (January 17th, 7:30pm)

Lesson Night: Making Visual Novels with Ren’Py – Rebooted! (January 10th, 6:30pm)

Continuing our series of updating past Lesson Nights, we will be covering the most popular Visual Novel engine, Ren’Py! Presenter Frederika Edgington-Giordano Description Almost three years ago, in February of 2016 , TVGS had a lesson night on Ren’Py. Since that time, Ren’Py has had some updates. Ren’Py is a great introductory tool to create…Continue reading Lesson Night: Making Visual Novels with Ren’Py – Rebooted! (January 10th, 6:30pm)

Orbit: Beginner Game Design (January 12th, 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…Continue reading Orbit: Beginner Game Design (January 12th, 11:00am)

TVGS Art Orbit (TAO) (January 12th, 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) (January 12th, 11:00am)

TVGS Community Fair & Social Night (January 15th, 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. And approve the election results! Plus board games and snacks! And space where you can demo your latest projects and accomplishments!

Game Club: Kerbal Space Program, Hosted by Alana (December 20th, 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 Will, and his selection is: Kerbal Space Program Genre: Space Rocket Building Simulator Developer: Squad The discussion will take place on December 20th. As…Continue reading Game Club: Kerbal Space Program, Hosted by Alana (December 20th, 7:30pm)

Orbit: Beginner Game Design (December 22nd, 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…Continue reading Orbit: Beginner Game Design (December 22nd, 11:00am)