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 (5+)

Connecting the Game Dev Community: IGDA Ann Arbor

==Community Show and Tell ~ SIGN UP : http://bit.ly/igda_showtell == Have a project you're working on? Looking for feedback, teammates, or advice? Don't be a stranger! Place your name on the the relevant spreadsheet (http://bit.ly/igda_showtell) and prepare your 5-minute demo / pitch! ==Guest Lecturer== Refreshments will be provided. == Livestream == https://www.youtube.com/channel/UClmLTOZQy6Z8IEL_VFV6oaw/live == Facebook == https://www.facebook.com/IGDA-Ann-Arbor-143150996287453/ == Discord == https://discord.gg/YjErRvh == Twitter == https://twitter.com/IGDA2_Official == News == - Hold Gaming, a game studio in Toledo Ohio, is seeking a Front-End Web Developer (https://www.indeed.com/viewjob?t=front+end+mobileweb+developer&jk=5a377a286d6bca48&_ga=2.63510764.2131876325.1546878397-718191366.1546702283). - Lisa Hammarlund is in need of an Unreal Engine developer for a 4-week project. Make contact at [masked]. - IGDA2 Founder Larry Kuperman had a discussion on Indie Game Business and new distribution platforms on Twitch. Check out the talk here https://www.twitch.tv/videos/298151905. - IGDA A2 Member Matthew Toschlog's new project, Overload, has been released on Steam! Give it a gander here! https://store.steampowered.com/app/448850/Overload/ - 100+ GameDev Openings are available at www.494jobs.com. Give it a gander for recent jobs openings, and internships. - Gaudium, a mobile game developer in Downtown Ann Arbor, is seeking a Unity Developer (https://www.dropbox.com/s/muhcj20scrktpn1/Gaudium_UnityDev.pdf?dl=0), an illustrator (https://www.dropbox.com/s/l3dqgd43vuos8z8/Gaudium_Illustrator.pdf?dl=0), a graphic designer (https://www.dropbox.com/s/sqvijanu0qum06h/Gaudium_GraphicDesigner.pdf?dl=0), and a social media marketer (https://www.dropbox.com/s/vl3fxwsxed2v05e/Gaudium_SocialMediaMarketer.pdf?dl=0). - Spellbound, a local augmented-reality startup, is seeking engineers! Find out more here! (http://spellboundar.com/careers) - BrideVue, a local wedding / event planning startup, is seeking experienced Unity engineers. Find out more here! (https://www.meetup.com/a2-game-designers/messages/boards/thread/50739433) - Gwydion, a local virtual-reality startup in downtown Ann Arbor, is seeking part-time Unity Engineers. Learn more here! (http://bit.ly/2wRqrNV) - Virtual Repetitions, a virtual-reality basketball-coaching startup in downtown Ann Arbor, is seeking full-time Unity Engineers [masked]k compensation annually). Learn more about the company here. (https://www.vreps.us/) To apply, send your resume to [masked]. - Dreaming Door Games, a local game developer, is seeking Unity engineers for the development of their new game, Golden Treasure.Inquire with [masked]. - Explore Interactive, an AR company based in West Lafayette Indiana, has job openings for Unity Engineers. Learn more at explorearplay.com. Apply by emailing [masked].

Connecting the Game Dev Community: IGDA Ann Arbor

==Community Show and Tell ~ SIGN UP : http://bit.ly/igda_showtell == Have a project you're working on? Looking for feedback, teammates, or advice? Don't be a stranger! Place your name on the the relevant spreadsheet (http://bit.ly/igda_showtell) and prepare your 5-minute demo / pitch! ==Guest Lecturer== Refreshments will be provided. == Livestream == https://www.youtube.com/channel/UClmLTOZQy6Z8IEL_VFV6oaw/live == Facebook == https://www.facebook.com/IGDA-Ann-Arbor-143150996287453/ == Discord == https://discord.gg/YjErRvh == Twitter == https://twitter.com/IGDA2_Official == News == - Hold Gaming, a game studio in Toledo Ohio, is seeking a Front-End Web Developer (https://www.indeed.com/viewjob?t=front+end+mobileweb+developer&jk=5a377a286d6bca48&_ga=2.63510764.2131876325.1546878397-718191366.1546702283). - Lisa Hammarlund is in need of an Unreal Engine developer for a 4-week project. Make contact at [masked]. - IGDA2 Founder Larry Kuperman had a discussion on Indie Game Business and new distribution platforms on Twitch. Check out the talk here https://www.twitch.tv/videos/298151905. - IGDA A2 Member Matthew Toschlog's new project, Overload, has been released on Steam! Give it a gander here! https://store.steampowered.com/app/448850/Overload/ - 100+ GameDev Openings are available at www.494jobs.com. Give it a gander for recent jobs openings, and internships. - Gaudium, a mobile game developer in Downtown Ann Arbor, is seeking a Unity Developer (https://www.dropbox.com/s/muhcj20scrktpn1/Gaudium_UnityDev.pdf?dl=0), an illustrator (https://www.dropbox.com/s/l3dqgd43vuos8z8/Gaudium_Illustrator.pdf?dl=0), a graphic designer (https://www.dropbox.com/s/sqvijanu0qum06h/Gaudium_GraphicDesigner.pdf?dl=0), and a social media marketer (https://www.dropbox.com/s/vl3fxwsxed2v05e/Gaudium_SocialMediaMarketer.pdf?dl=0). - Spellbound, a local augmented-reality startup, is seeking engineers! Find out more here! (http://spellboundar.com/careers) - BrideVue, a local wedding / event planning startup, is seeking experienced Unity engineers. Find out more here! (https://www.meetup.com/a2-game-designers/messages/boards/thread/50739433) - Gwydion, a local virtual-reality startup in downtown Ann Arbor, is seeking part-time Unity Engineers. Learn more here! (http://bit.ly/2wRqrNV) - Virtual Repetitions, a virtual-reality basketball-coaching startup in downtown Ann Arbor, is seeking full-time Unity Engineers [masked]k compensation annually). Learn more about the company here. (https://www.vreps.us/) To apply, send your resume to [masked]. - Dreaming Door Games, a local game developer, is seeking Unity engineers for the development of their new game, Golden Treasure.Inquire with [masked]. - Explore Interactive, an AR company based in West Lafayette Indiana, has job openings for Unity Engineers. Learn more at explorearplay.com. Apply by emailing [masked].

Connecting the Game Dev Community: IGDA Ann Arbor

==Community Show and Tell ~ SIGN UP : http://bit.ly/igda_showtell == Have a project you're working on? Looking for feedback, teammates, or advice? Don't be a stranger! Place your name on the the relevant spreadsheet (http://bit.ly/igda_showtell) and prepare your 5-minute demo / pitch! ==Guest Lecturer== Refreshments will be provided. == Livestream == https://www.youtube.com/channel/UClmLTOZQy6Z8IEL_VFV6oaw/live == Facebook == https://www.facebook.com/IGDA-Ann-Arbor-143150996287453/ == Discord == https://discord.gg/YjErRvh == Twitter == https://twitter.com/IGDA2_Official == News == - Hold Gaming, a game studio in Toledo Ohio, is seeking a Front-End Web Developer (https://www.indeed.com/viewjob?t=front+end+mobileweb+developer&jk=5a377a286d6bca48&_ga=2.63510764.2131876325.1546878397-718191366.1546702283). - Lisa Hammarlund is in need of an Unreal Engine developer for a 4-week project. Make contact at [masked]. - IGDA2 Founder Larry Kuperman had a discussion on Indie Game Business and new distribution platforms on Twitch. Check out the talk here https://www.twitch.tv/videos/298151905. - IGDA A2 Member Matthew Toschlog's new project, Overload, has been released on Steam! Give it a gander here! https://store.steampowered.com/app/448850/Overload/ - 100+ GameDev Openings are available at www.494jobs.com. Give it a gander for recent jobs openings, and internships. - Gaudium, a mobile game developer in Downtown Ann Arbor, is seeking a Unity Developer (https://www.dropbox.com/s/muhcj20scrktpn1/Gaudium_UnityDev.pdf?dl=0), an illustrator (https://www.dropbox.com/s/l3dqgd43vuos8z8/Gaudium_Illustrator.pdf?dl=0), a graphic designer (https://www.dropbox.com/s/sqvijanu0qum06h/Gaudium_GraphicDesigner.pdf?dl=0), and a social media marketer (https://www.dropbox.com/s/vl3fxwsxed2v05e/Gaudium_SocialMediaMarketer.pdf?dl=0). - Spellbound, a local augmented-reality startup, is seeking engineers! Find out more here! (http://spellboundar.com/careers) - BrideVue, a local wedding / event planning startup, is seeking experienced Unity engineers. Find out more here! (https://www.meetup.com/a2-game-designers/messages/boards/thread/50739433) - Gwydion, a local virtual-reality startup in downtown Ann Arbor, is seeking part-time Unity Engineers. Learn more here! (http://bit.ly/2wRqrNV) - Virtual Repetitions, a virtual-reality basketball-coaching startup in downtown Ann Arbor, is seeking full-time Unity Engineers [masked]k compensation annually). Learn more about the company here. (https://www.vreps.us/) To apply, send your resume to [masked]. - Dreaming Door Games, a local game developer, is seeking Unity engineers for the development of their new game, Golden Treasure.Inquire with [masked]. - Explore Interactive, an AR company based in West Lafayette Indiana, has job openings for Unity Engineers. Learn more at explorearplay.com. Apply by emailing [masked].

Connecting the Game Dev Community: IGDA Ann Arbor

==Community Show and Tell ~ SIGN UP : http://bit.ly/igda_showtell == Have a project you're working on? Looking for feedback, teammates, or advice? Don't be a stranger! Place your name on the the relevant spreadsheet (http://bit.ly/igda_showtell) and prepare your 5-minute demo / pitch! ==Guest Lecturer== Refreshments will be provided. == Livestream == https://www.youtube.com/channel/UClmLTOZQy6Z8IEL_VFV6oaw/live == Facebook == https://www.facebook.com/IGDA-Ann-Arbor-143150996287453/ == Discord == https://discord.gg/YjErRvh == Twitter == https://twitter.com/IGDA2_Official == News == - Hold Gaming, a game studio in Toledo Ohio, is seeking a Front-End Web Developer (https://www.indeed.com/viewjob?t=front+end+mobileweb+developer&jk=5a377a286d6bca48&_ga=2.63510764.2131876325.1546878397-718191366.1546702283). - Lisa Hammarlund is in need of an Unreal Engine developer for a 4-week project. Make contact at [masked]. - IGDA2 Founder Larry Kuperman had a discussion on Indie Game Business and new distribution platforms on Twitch. Check out the talk here https://www.twitch.tv/videos/298151905. - IGDA A2 Member Matthew Toschlog's new project, Overload, has been released on Steam! Give it a gander here! https://store.steampowered.com/app/448850/Overload/ - 100+ GameDev Openings are available at www.494jobs.com. Give it a gander for recent jobs openings, and internships. - Gaudium, a mobile game developer in Downtown Ann Arbor, is seeking a Unity Developer (https://www.dropbox.com/s/muhcj20scrktpn1/Gaudium_UnityDev.pdf?dl=0), an illustrator (https://www.dropbox.com/s/l3dqgd43vuos8z8/Gaudium_Illustrator.pdf?dl=0), a graphic designer (https://www.dropbox.com/s/sqvijanu0qum06h/Gaudium_GraphicDesigner.pdf?dl=0), and a social media marketer (https://www.dropbox.com/s/vl3fxwsxed2v05e/Gaudium_SocialMediaMarketer.pdf?dl=0). - Spellbound, a local augmented-reality startup, is seeking engineers! Find out more here! (http://spellboundar.com/careers) - BrideVue, a local wedding / event planning startup, is seeking experienced Unity engineers. Find out more here! (https://www.meetup.com/a2-game-designers/messages/boards/thread/50739433) - Gwydion, a local virtual-reality startup in downtown Ann Arbor, is seeking part-time Unity Engineers. Learn more here! (http://bit.ly/2wRqrNV) - Virtual Repetitions, a virtual-reality basketball-coaching startup in downtown Ann Arbor, is seeking full-time Unity Engineers [masked]k compensation annually). Learn more about the company here. (https://www.vreps.us/) To apply, send your resume to [masked]. - Dreaming Door Games, a local game developer, is seeking Unity engineers for the development of their new game, Golden Treasure.Inquire with [masked]. - Explore Interactive, an AR company based in West Lafayette Indiana, has job openings for Unity Engineers. Learn more at explorearplay.com. Apply by emailing [masked].

Past events (54)

Connecting the Game Dev Community: IGDA Ann Arbor

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