Saturday, May 2nd: 12:00 AM – 6:00 PM

EMPAC Troy NY

Free and open to the public!

 

GameFest is a student game development showcase, symposium and competition, with prizes awarded by a panel of industry experts. This year we are excited to announce returning to the Experimental Performing Arts Center in Troy NY. Our expanded event features a panel series on innovation in game development and Pulse Afterparty.

GameFest is hosted by the Digital Gaming Hub and Games and Simulation Arts and Sciences Program in the School of Humanities, Arts and Social Sciences at Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute.

 

Expo

 

Featuring over 40 original games to play by up and coming game designers. Try out breakout indie hits, gameplay innovations and new technologies, from Virtual Reality and Augmented Reality to mobile games, competitive multiplayer games, educuational games and experimental artgames.  The Expo features games created by students at schools including Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute, Rochester Institute of Technology and many more!

 

Venue

Electronic Performing Arts Center (EMPAC)

8th Street, Troy, NY, 12180

empac.rpi.edu

Parking garage located on College Ave

GameFest is presented by the Games and Simulation Arts and Sciences Program and the School of Humanities, Arts and Social Sciences at Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute, and is made possible in part by a grant from the State of New York’s Empire State Development agency.