• GACUBash Miami (Indies, Exhibitions, Gamers, Cosplay & More)

    Sheraton Miami Airport Hotel & Executive Meeting Center

    Join us for the third annual GACUBash event in Miami at the Sheraton Miami Airport Hotel on July 13 & 14, 2019. Be a part of a community including game demos, friendly tournaments, cosplay contest, MtG Drafts, prizes, game developer workshops and more.

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  • Design, Blender & Unity Game Dev Bootcamp (Paid Event) @ GACUBASH 2019

    Sheraton Miami Airport Hotel & Executive Meeting Center

    $240.00

    Start making your game or scratch that creative itch everytime you think of some cool concepts. Reserve your spot in the 2019 GACUBash Game Dev Bootcamp and be a part of the new annual training sessions we are building for the community. http://gacubash.com/activities/workshops/ Space is limited to 20 (Less than 10 left) per classroom to ensure quality learning environments and engagement with the experienced instructors from across the Florida game industry. The full boot camp is 4 workshops that are 4 hours each over 2 days during our Annual event to teach you the basics and skills needed to start making games and interactive media including design, modeling, animation and gameplay programming with Unity. Workshops include... Full weekend of workshops - $280 value Full Weekend Event Tickets - $60 Value Sunday VIP Cocktail Party Pass (Age 21+) - $25 Value

  • MakeGamesMiami Summer Game Jam

    Florida International University, University Park, FL

    It's that time of the year for the MakeGamesMiami Summer Game Jam. What is a game jam? It's an opportunity to create game prototypes over a full weekend with the South Florida Game Developer community. Meet artists, programmers, animators, designers and more to build a game around a central theme just for the fun of it and to build your own skills or cultivate some creative ideas. This isn't limited to video games either, you can make tabletop games, card games, board games, visual novels, etc. anything you want to. The following Prize will be awarded to the top 3 games created at the jam and voted on by the community: The winners will be given the opportunity to showcase their work at GACUbash 2019 on our exhibition floor. We will also be raffling off 1 entry to our 2 Day Game Development workshop during the game jam. When: June 28th at 4PM to June 30th at 2PM Where: Florida International University - PG6-[masked] SW 8th St, Miami, FL 33199 - PG6- 116 Sponsored by Big Duck Games - http://blog.bigduckgames.com GACUBash - https://www.gacubash.com/ GWG Studios - http://www.goodwargames.com Have a question? Leave a comment below or better yet join our growing Discord server "GACU Guild" and ask us there. https://discord.gg/6Gk2Knf

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  • Knight Shift Games - Developing ELSIE

    Florida International University, University Park, FL

    This month's meetup will be hosted by Knight Shift Games as they spin us a tale on the development history of their game "ELSIE". They'll also be presenting the latest build after the presentation. Make Games Miami is a meetup dedicated to bringing together the growing game development community in Florida. We strive to provide an open minded environment where everyone can share knowledge, skills and experiences. A platform for you to share whatever you're working on, whether it's art or coding. It's becoming increasingly important to get out there and be seen. Let this meetup be your first step! Have a question? Leave a comment below or better yet join our growing Discord server and ask us there. https://discord.gg/6Gk2Knf When: 8:00PM - 10:00 PM Where: Florida International University - PG[masked] SW 8th St, Miami, FL 33199 - PG6 105 Sponsored by Big Duck Games - http://blog.bigduckgames.com GACUCON - https://www.gacucon.com/

  • Mortal Kombat 11 Tournament @ Microsoft Aventure (Win an Xbox & More Prizes)

    Microsoft Store at Aventura Mall

    When: Sunday, May 5 12:00 p.m. Line opens 1 p.m. Mortal Kombat 11 Tournament Prizes: 1st place Xbox One X 2nd $ 50 Microsoft gift card 3rd $25 Micosoft gift card Microsoft Store at Aventura Mall 19575 Biscayne Blvd #1565 Aventura, FL[masked]

  • Game Dev Demo Q&A Night

    Florida International University, University Park, FL

    This month we'll be opening our space to anyone who is looking to receive feedback for their projects. Demo's, artwork, music you name it! As long as it's tied to gaming we'd love have you stop by and flex. It's becoming increasingly important to get out there and be seen. Let this meetup be your first step! Have a question? Leave a comment below or better yet join our growing Discord server and ask us there. https://discord.gg/6Gk2Knf When: 8:00PM - 10:00 PM Where: Florida International University - CASE[masked] SW 8th St, Miami, FL 33199 - CASE 141 Sponsored by Big Duck Games - http://blog.bigduckgames.com GACUBASH - http://gacubash.com/

  • Make Games Miami - GDC Roundup and Community Pizza Party

    Florida International University, CASE 141

    This month, we will be having a more casual meet up. We will mainly be covering all the good stuff to come out of GDC (Game Developers Conference) while enjoying some pizza. As always, all our members are more then welcome to come share their projects, skill sets, and enthusiasm will our group. If you’d like to share something, please let us know in advance! Make Games Miami is a meetup dedicated to bringing together the growing game development community in Florida. We strive to provide an open minded environment where everyone can share knowledge, skills and experiences. A platform for you to share whatever you're working on, whether it's art or coding. It's becoming increasingly important to get out there and be seen. Let this meetup be your first step! Have a question? Leave a comment below or better yet join our growing Discord server "GACU Guild" and ask us there. https://discord.gg/6Gk2Knf When: 7:00PM - 9:00 PM Where: Florida International University - CASE[masked] SW 8th St, Miami, FL 33199 - CASE 141 Sponsored by Big Duck Games - http://blog.bigduckgames.com GACUCON - https://www.gacucon.com/

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  • Epic Games visiting Unreal Florida :)

    ArtServe

    Come join us at ArtServe Fort Lauderdale, for a fun evening with Epic Games' Christian Allen, where we will discuss Unreal Engine, game and interactive software development, as well as the 2019 Unreal Florida Competition! We will also have a surprise and fun video-game activity, where you could walk away with prizes, and of course there will be plenty of pizza!! So whether you are an Unreal Engine developer, or a developer in general, or even a gaming enthusiast, you don't want to miss this free event! Special thanks to Hal Axler and ArtServe for hosting us at the ArtServe Fort Lauderdale (East Sunrise Boulevard) facilities that evening. Plenty of free parking on site. If you plan to attend please make sure you reserve as there is a limited number of seats.

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  • Make Games Miami

    Location visible to members

    Make Games Miami is a meetup dedicated to bringing together the growing game development community in Florida. This month we are hosting 3 guest speakers from our own community: Ed Gonzalez, Haczar Criollo, and Matthew Kress. Together they have worked on multiple projects revolving VR and will be speaking about their experiences in the medium Including their work on the local indie game “The Soulkeeper VR”, as well as personal projects such as Phantom Mechanics, VR Multiplayer Shootouts, and Infinite Whiteboard. If you’ve been interested in what it means to develop experiences for VR, make sure you don’t miss out on tonight’s meet up! We strive to provide an open minded environment where everyone can share knowledge, skills and experiences. A platform for you to share whatever you're working on, whether it's art or coding. It's becoming increasingly important to get out there and be seen. Let this meetup be your first step! Have a question? Leave a comment below or better yet join our growing Discord server "GACU Guild" and ask us there. https://discord.gg/6Gk2Knf When: 8:00PM - 10:00 PM Where: Florida International University 11200 SW 8th St, Miami, FL 33199 - ECS 141 Sponsored by Big Duck Games - http://blog.bigduckgames.com GACUCON - https://www.gacucon.com/

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  • FIU Global Game Jam (Jan 25 -27th)

    Florida International University, University Park, FL

    Make Games Miami is a meetup dedicated to bringing together the growing game development community in Florida. We strive to provide an open minded environment where everyone can share knowledge, skills and experiences. A platform for you to share whatever you're working on, whether it's art or coding. It's becoming increasingly important to get out there and be seen. Let this meetup be your first step! Have a question? Leave a comment below or better yet join our growing Discord server "GACU Guild" and ask us there. https://discord.gg/6Gk2Knf When: Jan 25th 7:00PM - Jan 27th 4:00 PM Where: Florida International University - PG[masked] SW 8th St, Miami, FL 33199 - PG6-116 Sponsored by Big Duck Games - http://blog.bigduckgames.com GACUCON - https://www.gacucon.com/

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