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June 2016

Escape Developer Hell Down the Fury Road – Visioneering: Indie Dev Strategic Planning Workshop

June 29, 2016 @ 6:30 pm - 9:00 pm
WE WORK UNIVERSITY PARK, 3300 N. Interstate 35
AUSTIN, TX United States
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Austin Game Devs will be hosting a free  “Visioneering” workshop, facilitated by the ZFactor Group (www.ZFactorGroup.com) for indie game studios, game company founders and game teams of all kinds. · Are you stuck in development hell? · Have you been unable to get your team working on the right things at the right times? · Do you have a plan on how to make money and scale? · What is “Visioneering?” It begins with the questions: (1) what does success…

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July 2016

Sound Designer Panel

July 21, 2016 @ 6:30 pm - 9:00 pm
Mister Tramps, 8565 Research Blvd
Austin, TX 78758 United States
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August 2016

Austin Game Dev Company Showcase

August 7, 2016 @ 5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Gameplan, 4175 Freidrich Lane, Suite 100
Austin, TX United States
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See what the local Austin Game Developers are working on with free beer, food, and games!

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September 2016

Resume Roast

September 19, 2016 @ 6:30 pm - 9:00 pm
UT Computer Science Complex, 2317 Speedway
Austin, TX 78712 United States
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Students and new entrants to the video game industry, come sharpen your resume by getting it roasted by some of the top industry veterans in Austin. Submit your resume by *EXTENDED* September 14th, for a chance to have it roasted. The first 40 resumes will be sent back with detailed notes on how to improve your resume. 5 will be chosen to be reviewed on stage by a live panel of reviewers. These “Roasters” will be breaking them down and…

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October 2016

Austin Game Devs – Marketing Panel: Breaking Through the Noise and Building Loyal Fans

October 26, 2016 @ 6:30 pm - 9:00 pm
Microsoft Store – The Domain, 3309 Esperanza Crossing, Suite 104
Austin, TX 78758 United States
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Austin Game Devs, your local IGDA affiliate, is excited to bring a panel event that impacts all aspects of game development: AGD's Marketing Panel: Breaking Through the Noise and Building Loyal fans! Some people just want to make games- others want to make great games that actually make it to the hands of customers. Learn what it takes to market your game, brand your studio, acquire a fanbase, foster loyalty, and garner media and industry attention. We'll talk about how…

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November 2016

Partnering With Publishers in the Age of Self-Publishing

November 10, 2016 @ 6:30 pm - 9:00 pm
WE WORK UNIVERSITY PARK, 3300 N. Interstate 35
AUSTIN, TX United States
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– EVENT – In today’s age of digital publishing, video game developers are no longer required to partner with publishers to get their games to customers. That said, successfully bringing a game to market requires a LOT of work that is outside of game development, which is why a number of independently-funded developers still choose to work with publishers. This session will discuss the publisher/developer relationship, what makes those relationships work and what each party can bring to the table…

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February 2017

Austin Game Dev Association – 2016 Retrospective and 2017 Plan

February 20 @ 6:30 pm - 9:30 pm
Mister Tramps, 8565 Research Blvd
Austin, TX 78758 United States
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Free

    Come join the Austin Game Developers Association (IGDA Affiliate) for an evening of fun and networking at Mr. Tramps. We'll review the events we held in 2016 and talk about our plans for 2017. Future events include: the second annual Austin Game Showcase, a potential return of the Game Dev Picnic, an upcoming workshop by an AMLAW 200 firm to help indie devs with their legal needs, our plans for SXSW and more. 6:30 PM - Doors Open…

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March 2017

SXSW Game Dev Dinner and Mixer

March 17 @ 8:30 pm - March 18 @ 12:00 am
Black Star Co-op, 7020 Easy Wind Dr, Ste 100
Austin, TX 78752 United States
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Hello Austin Developers and out-of-town guests! We are excited for another fun and frenzied SXSW/SXSW Gaming! Want to come be with your people? Come join us at the Black Star Co op Pub & Brewery for some drinks and great company. No format here, we'll just decompress, meet old friends, and make new ones. Wear something green, cause it's also St. Patrick's Day! If you need a place to be after the expo floor closes, this is it. Please rsvp…

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May 2017

2nd Annual Austin Game Devs Showcase

May 28 @ 5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Capital Factory, 701 Brazos Street
Austin, 78664 United States
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  The Austin Game Devs Showcase is back! May 28th, Austin Game Devs is celebrating Capital Factory's awesome new VR co-working space with the biggest showcase yet! The doors will be open to the public, and inviting you to join local teams for an inside look at what the Austin game development scene has been up to! We will feature demos for fans of every genre! The Austin Game Dev Showcase is the largest free annual demo event, with titles…

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June 2017

AGD Legal Workshop: Legal Experts on your Gaming or Tech Venture

June 20 @ 6:30 pm - 9:00 pm
Capital Factory, 701 Brazos Street
Austin, 78664 United States
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Free

On 20 June, the Austin Game Developers Association is pleased to present a small studio and venture legal workshop sponsored by Michael Best, an AMLAW 200 firm located in Austin. The workshop is going to cover the most important legal documents needed by small video game studios. Experts in corporate transactions will walk attendees through key organizational documents such as the non-disclosure agreement, work for hire, invention assignment, contractor agreements for art, music and code, as well as sample terms…

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