Global Game Jam at Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute (January 25-27, 2019)

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 25-27, 2019)

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)

Social Night: HoloLens demo @ RPI (November 1, 6:30pm)

(Image by Microsoft) It’s social night again and let’s celebrate with something a little special! Microsoft will be demonstrating their latest HoloLens technology at RPI in EMPAC all day on November 1st. Sounds like the perfect opportunity to get together and get social! To learn more, check out EMPAC’s website. There will be a talk…Continue reading Social Night: HoloLens demo @ RPI (November 1, 6:30pm)

TroyByDesign (May 7, 2016)

TroyByDesign is a collaboration between community partners and Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute (RPI) organizations. This yearly event brings together designers and makers from the Troy community and RPI campus to showcase work, stimulate imagination, and foster collaboration. For more details check out: troybydesign.com You can RSVP at our Facebook event, or on Meetup below: TroyByDesign Saturday, May 7,…Continue reading TroyByDesign (May 7, 2016)