Extra Life 2018

Play Games. Help Kids. Join us for Extra Life 2018! Extra Life is a yearly event that brings together thousands of gamers around the world to support of their local Children’s Miracle Network Hospital. Tech Valley Game Space is hosting a ton of fun activities and offering special prizes to those who donate to Extra…Continue reading Extra Life 2018

The Arts Center of the Capital Region

Interactive Showcase @ Troy Night Out (October 26th, 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…Continue reading Interactive Showcase @ Troy Night Out (October 26th, 5:00pm)

#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

Volunteer Jam – 10/21 1-7pm

(Volunteer) Jam with TVGS Come in today and join other TVGS members and volunteers for our Volunteer Jam! What is a Volunteer Jam? It’s a condensed work period for focusing on our most pressing TVGS tasks. Stop by and lend a hand for as long as you’d like — even a few minutes is much…Continue reading Volunteer Jam – 10/21 1-7pm

TVGS Community Night (June 27th, 6:30pm)

Agenda Community Updates (TVGS members)  A presentation on what’s happening in the local area.  Any recent updates regarding TVGS. Orbit Updates Each Orbit Group will have a chance to discuss what has been happening with their group, what will be happening and anything else they have to say. Coordinator Talks Each Coordinator will have a chance to update the…Continue reading TVGS Community Night (June 27th, 6:30pm)

Game Club: Don’t Starve

Every month, participants pick a game to play, then get together and talk about their experiences! Think of this group as being a traditional book club, but with video games. This month we’re diving into “Don’t Starve”, a wildly popular and eccentric survival game created by Klei Entertainment in 2013. Your goal is simple –…Continue reading Game Club: Don’t Starve

Game Club: Firewatch (hosted by Patrick T.)

If you enjoy discussing games, come to the Tech Valley Game Space for Game Club! Every month, participants pick a game to play, then get together and talk about their experiences! Think of this group as being a traditional book club, but with video games instead of books. People discuss various aspects of the game that…Continue reading Game Club: Firewatch (hosted by Patrick T.)

Social Night – Don’t Starve Together! (April 12, 6 – 9 pm)

Hey Space Cadets! Social Night will be occurring as per usual on the second Wednesday of the month, and this time around, we’re going to be playing “Don’t Starve Together”. It’s a fun, but challenging, multiplayer survival/adventure game for 2-6 people, and incorporates science, monsters, magic, and resource-gathering into its game-play. If you’re not afraid…Continue reading Social Night – Don’t Starve Together! (April 12, 6 – 9 pm)

Game Club: Oddworld – New ‘n’ Tasty! (hosted by William)

If you enjoy discussing games, come to the Tech Valley Game Space for Game Club! Every month, participants pick a game to play, then get together and talk about their experiences! Think of this group as being a traditional book club, but with video games instead of books. People discuss various aspects of the game that…Continue reading Game Club: Oddworld – New ‘n’ Tasty! (hosted by William)

Meet the TVGS Board of Directors!

As announced at our last meeting, our next weekly gathering will be a special reception to welcome the new TVGS Board of Directors and give the community a chance to meet them, ask questions and discuss the past, present and future of TVGS. The Board of Directors will consist of many familiar faces, and a…Continue reading Meet the TVGS Board of Directors!