What we're about

Make games. Make friends!

The Ann Arbor branch of the International Game Developers Association brings Michigan's game-dev community together for monthly lectures, exhibitions, tutorials, free food, and industry talks at SPARK East in Ypsilanti.

Resources

Sign Up For Community Show-And-Tell! (https://docs.google.com/spreadsheets/u/1/d/1OlQOcKn0d0DOn9tjpHboIy0osxNmuJQm0m-8sXzIjiI/edit?usp=sharing)

Request a Carpool Ride to the Events! (https://goo.gl/forms/W7yLj3uaveJwsjnL2)

Join our Discord Server! (https://discord.gg/YjErRvh)

Like our Facebook! (https://www.facebook.com/IGDA-Ann-Arbor-143150996287453/)

Follow us on Twitch! (https://www.twitch.tv/igda_annarbor)

We look forward to meeting you!

- The IGDA Ann Arbor Officers

Upcoming events (4+)

IGDA A2 : Nico Williams (Schell Games - Among Us VR, I Expect You to Die, etc)

==Industry Lecture==
Nico Williams (Schell Games - Among Us VR, I Expect You to Die, etc)

Step into the world of game production, logistics, and organization as IGDA Ann Arbor welcomes Schell Games producer and Wolverine Soft Studio Founder Nico Williams!

VIRTUAL (Discord) : https://discord.gg/V9xHntm
VIRTUAL (Twitch.tv) : https://www.twitch.tv/igda_annarbor

==Community Showcase ~ SIGN UP ==
https://forms.gle/qRsMBzx121Xz3ef2A
Have a project you're working on? Looking for feedback, teammates, or advice? Don't be a stranger! Register via the above form and prepare your 5-minute demo / pitch (with 5 minutes of Q&A).

==In-Person Requirements==
- You must have been vaccinated, and will need to attest to this fact before entering.
- Please bring a mask.

== Resources ==
MI Game Studios Database : https://michigangamestudios.com
Twitter : https://twitter.com/IGDA2_Official
Facebook : https://www.facebook.com/IGDA-Ann-Arbor-143150996287453/
Discord : https://discord.gg/V9xHntm

==IGDA Resources==
https://igda.org/resources/harassment/

IGDA Ann Arbor : Adam Konig (Xbox Game Studios)

Ann Arbor SPARK Central Innovation Center

==Industry Lecture==
Adam Konig (Xbox Game Studios)

Step into the world of console engineering and game design as IGDA Ann Arbor welcomes Xbox OS Engineer / Wolverine alum Adam Konig!

IN-PERSON : Ann Arbor SPARK Central (parking directions below)
VIRTUAL (Discord) : https://discord.gg/V9xHntm
VIRTUAL (Twitch.tv) : https://www.twitch.tv/igda_annarbor

==Community Showcase ~ SIGN UP ==
https://forms.gle/qRsMBzx121Xz3ef2A
Have a project you're working on? Looking for feedback, teammates, or advice? Don't be a stranger! Register via the above form and prepare your 5-minute demo / pitch (with 5 minutes of Q&A).

==Parking==
- Republic Parking : 324 Maynard St, Ann Arbor, MI 48104
- Library Lane Parking : 319 S 5th Ave, Ann Arbor, MI 48104
- Streetside parking / meter parking free after 6pm EST.

==In-Person Requirements==
- You must have been vaccinated, and will need to attest to this fact before entering.
- Please bring a mask.

== Resources ==
MI Game Studios Database : https://michigangamestudios.com
Twitter : https://twitter.com/IGDA2_Official
Facebook : https://www.facebook.com/IGDA-Ann-Arbor-143150996287453/
Discord : https://discord.gg/V9xHntm

==IGDA Resources==
https://igda.org/resources/harassment/

IGDA Ann Arbor : Bradley Gurwin (Santa Monica Studio)

Online event

==Industry Lecture==
Bradley Gurwin (Santa Monica Studio)

Step into the world of game audio as IGDA Ann Arbor welcomes Sony Santa Monica Technical Sound Designer and Wolverine alum Bradley Gurwin!

IN-PERSON : Ann Arbor SPARK Central (parking directions below)
VIRTUAL (Discord) : https://discord.gg/V9xHntm
VIRTUAL (Twitch.tv) : https://www.twitch.tv/igda_annarbor

==Community Showcase ~ SIGN UP ==
https://forms.gle/qRsMBzx121Xz3ef2A
Have a project you're working on? Looking for feedback, teammates, or advice? Don't be a stranger! Register via the above form and prepare your 5-minute demo / pitch (with 5 minutes of Q&A).

==Parking==
- Republic Parking : 324 Maynard St, Ann Arbor, MI 48104
- Library Lane Parking : 319 S 5th Ave, Ann Arbor, MI 48104
- Streetside parking / meter parking free after 6pm EST.

==In-Person Requirements==
- You must have been vaccinated, and will need to attest to this fact before entering.
- Please bring a mask.

== Resources ==
MI Game Studios Database : https://michigangamestudios.com
Twitter : https://twitter.com/IGDA2_Official
Facebook : https://www.facebook.com/IGDA-Ann-Arbor-143150996287453/
Discord : https://discord.gg/V9xHntm

==IGDA Resources==
https://igda.org/resources/harassment/

IGDA Ann Arbor : Adam Konig (Xbox Game Studios)

Ann Arbor SPARK Central Innovation Center

==Industry Lecture==
Adam Konig (Xbox Game Studios)

Step into the world of console engineering and game design as IGDA Ann Arbor welcomes Xbox OS Engineer / Wolverine alum Adam Konig!

IN-PERSON : Ann Arbor SPARK Central (parking directions below)
VIRTUAL (Discord) : https://discord.gg/V9xHntm
VIRTUAL (Twitch.tv) : https://www.twitch.tv/igda_annarbor

==Community Showcase ~ SIGN UP ==
https://forms.gle/qRsMBzx121Xz3ef2A
Have a project you're working on? Looking for feedback, teammates, or advice? Don't be a stranger! Register via the above form and prepare your 5-minute demo / pitch (with 5 minutes of Q&A).

==Parking==
- Republic Parking : 324 Maynard St, Ann Arbor, MI 48104
- Library Lane Parking : 319 S 5th Ave, Ann Arbor, MI 48104
- Streetside parking / meter parking free after 6pm EST.

==In-Person Requirements==
- You must have been vaccinated, and will need to attest to this fact before entering.
- Please bring a mask.

== Resources ==
MI Game Studios Database : https://michigangamestudios.com
Twitter : https://twitter.com/IGDA2_Official
Facebook : https://www.facebook.com/IGDA-Ann-Arbor-143150996287453/
Discord : https://discord.gg/V9xHntm

==IGDA Resources==
https://igda.org/resources/harassment/

Past events (80)

UM + EMU Student Games Showcase (494showcase.com - Virtual)

Online event

Photos (53)