Social Night

Online event

Join us via Discord to socialize with fellow game developers from the Capital Region and beyond! Our social gatherings are a great opportunity for local game makers to interact, meet new friends, and stay connected. We'll be chatting, playing games together, and engaging in other fun-filled social activities. Social Night is hosted as a weekly...Continue reading Social Night

Social Night

Online event

Join us via Discord to socialize with fellow game developers from the Capital Region and beyond! Our social gatherings are a great opportunity for local game makers to interact, meet new friends, and stay connected. We'll be chatting, playing games together, and engaging in other fun-filled social activities. Social Night is hosted as a weekly...Continue reading Social Night

Orbit: 3D Game Design – Developing Assets for the Unity Asset Store

Online event

Do you want to develop and publish games, but are daunted by the breadth of skills required, and you are not part of a multi-disciplinary development team? Are you discouraged by the highly competitive marketplace of games? Do you want to focus more specifically on what you are good at, which may be art, music,...Continue reading Orbit: 3D Game Design – Developing Assets for the Unity Asset Store

Community Night

Online event

Join the party! It's time for our monthly Community Night, a chance for local game makers to connect and have fun together. Working on a game project? You're invited to share it during our community show and tell segment! Come along to find out what your fellow creators are cooking up, and exchange some constructive...Continue reading Community Night

Social Night

Online event

Join us via Discord to socialize with fellow game developers from the Capital Region and beyond! Our social gatherings are a great opportunity for local game makers to interact, meet new friends, and stay connected. We'll be chatting, playing games together, and engaging in other fun-filled social activities. Social Night is hosted as a weekly...Continue reading Social Night

Orbit: Beginner Game Design

Online event

Join us for this month's edition of Beginner Game Design, our monthly series of free online mentorship sessions in game making that are open to all participants (ages 9+). This is the perfect group for beginners who want to learn the basics of game creation. -- NOTE: Due to the current circumstances, this is an...Continue reading Orbit: Beginner Game Design

Orbit: Digital Storytelling – Write Your Own Narrative Game Using Ink

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During last month's Digital Storytelling meetup, we discussed the process of incorporating Ink story scripts within external game engines such as Construct. But did you know that you can also use Ink as a standalone tool to create narrative games? This month's gathering will cover the basics of how you can write your own browser-based...Continue reading Orbit: Digital Storytelling – Write Your Own Narrative Game Using Ink

Orbit: Digital Storytelling – Integrating Ink with Construct

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This month's Digital Storytelling meetup will feature a demonstration of how to incorporate Ink story scripts within a Construct game project. By combining these tools, you can create a hybrid setup that merges the storytelling power of a narrative-focused tool like Ren'Py with the flexibility of a general purpose game engine. Although we will be...Continue reading Orbit: Digital Storytelling – Integrating Ink with Construct

Ludum Dare 48

Online event

The time has come to make games for the 48th biannual online game jam, Ludum Dare! Ludum Dare is a fun community event where participants create games over a weekend based on a shared theme. The theme will be revealed during our kickoff party on Friday evening, so be sure to join us then if...Continue reading Ludum Dare 48