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.
Monday, September 4th
Street Fighter II Karaoke at Wonderville – Infinite Loop presents another edition of their unique event format. You have the opportunity to join in a Street Fighter II tournament where the background music of every stage is played by a live band.!
Wednesday, September 6th
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.
Thuesday, September 7th
Spookfish/Curving Tooth/Revenge Body/Lawra Clark at Wonderville – Album and videogame release for the Spookfish’s Bear in the Snow! Featuring Revenge Body, Curving Tooth and Lawra Suits Clark!!
Friday, September 8th
FMV Jam NYC Onsite – Make an “FMV game” in a weekend– aka a game featuring “full motion video”. Whether it’s green screen footage, stock footage, or photos of yourself and your fellow jammers, anything that combines the real and the digital in fun & weird ways!
Smash Bash at Wonderville – Smash Bros Ultimate will be setup to play all night long, with @lije.mo live mixing the visuals directly from attendees’ gameplay!
Saturday, September 9th
Monthly 2 Hr GameJam Club at Wonderville – Each month, join folks at Wonderville and make short games using simple to use game engines!
Friday, September 15th
Speed Friending & Board Games with EGD Collective – Join EGD Collective at NYU for speed friending, board games, and pizza!
Tuesday, September 19th
Action Design Network NYC: Come Out & (LEGO Serious) Play! – Join other NYC-area behavioral science enthusiasts and explore play, what it means, why it matters, and how to get more!
Wednesday, September 20th
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.
Long Island Game Dev Virtual Get Together – This is a great opportunity to network with game developers on Long Island, share your work, and talk about all the challenges of Game Dev
Thursday, September 21st
Monthly Thursdays with Hacker Hours – Free office hours for coding help—any programming language, all levels of experience!
Friday, September 22nd
EGD Collective 2023-2024 Kickoff – Learn about what the Esports & Game Design Collective at Hunter has in store for this year, and how to get involved!
Tuesday, September 26th
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!
Wednesday, September 27th
2023 Game Devs of Color Expo – Featuring conference talks & panels, dev interviews, virtual video-chat networking, a job board, grant awards, webgames, Steam Sale, and the GDoCExpo Direct! Get 10% off tickets with code gdocIGDANYC
Thursday, September 28th
Brooklyn Experimental & Electronic Music Meetup – The Brooklyn Experimental and Electronic Music Meetup kicks off its free July showcase event with a talented and eclectic local lineup of performers!