|Happenings in the NYC game dev community and beyond.
Unless otherwise noted, events are (probably!) free to attend. Follow @GameDevNYC for event alerts. Contact email@example.com to add your org’s events.
Wednesday, July 5th
NYC Indie Games Social – The NYC Indie Games social is a monthly gathering for indie game devs of all stripes to mix and mingle in a casual, relaxed setting.
Tuesday, July 11th
Tournament Tuesday at Wonderville – Tournament Tuesday has returned to Wonderville with an arcade favorite Nothing Good Can Come Of This by Cartwheel Games!
Wednesday, July 12th
Jordan Minor in conversation with Patrick Austin for VIDEO GAME OF THE YEAR – Join Astoria Bookshop for the launch of Jordan Minor’s new book VIDEO GAME OF THE YEAR!
Sunday, July 16th
Saison Zero at Wonderville – looking to jump into the wide world of TTRPGs like D&D, but maybe a little less crunchy? Come on down to Saison Zero, this month will feature open tables for Dialect and CY_BORG!
Monday, July 17th
Radical Experiments: Making Space/Breaking Space – Eyebeam presents a 3-day, hybrid digital and IRL showcase that is free and open to all, highlighting Eyebeam’s most recent cohort of community organizers and radical artists.
Networking and Social Impact at Unity – Join Unity at the Unity Technologies Hub for an evening of networking and a fireside chat with Christopher Kovalik, the Creative Director of Rushdown Revolt, and Thomas Winkley from Unity and Pluralsight.
Tuesday, July 18th
Games for Change Festival – The annual Games for Change Festival is the must-attend gathering for changemakers, developers, executives, and fans who believe in the impact potential of gaming and immersive media.
Wednesday, July 19th
Action Design NYC: Summer Social in Central Park! – Join ADNYC for this summer picnic in the park to socialize with friends new and old.
Building and Using Virtual Reality in Education (VR in Education) – Connect with educators, developers and others in the space to discuss effective ways of developing and implementing VR in educational spaces.
Thursday, July 20th
Monthly Thursdays with Hacker Hours – Free office hours for coding help—any programming language, all levels of experience!
Black Emperor Live Score at Wonderville! – Compete against other players to get the high score – with Kleeb and Alan Worm playing the score live!
XR for Change Summit – The XR for Change Summit is a day-long event highlighting cutting-edge immersive experiences unlocking new pathways for social impact.
Friday, July 21st
React Jam – React Jam is an online event where React developers come together to design and develop innovative games within a limited timeframe.
Sunday, July 23rd
Virtual Sundays with Hacker Hours – Free office hours for coding help—any programming language, all levels of experience!
Tuesday, July 25th
AWE Nite NYC – A monthly meetup for Augmented Reality enthusiasts!
Wonderville’s last Tuesday of the Month Playtest – Come to Wonderville to playtest in production games! No signups required
Taco Tuesday with Coexist – Join Coexist for a casual social with Tacos, games, drinks and music!
Thursday, July 27th
Brooklyn Experimental & Electronic Music Meetup July Showcase – The Brooklyn Experimental and Electronic Music Meetup kicks off its free July showcase event with a talented and eclectic local lineup of performers!