Vote New Haven Game Maker's Guild
New Haven Game Maker's Guild
New Haven Game Makers Guild
Describe your program (<500 characters)
We are a collective of game industry professionals, or want to be professionals, primarily focused on the design and development of games. Our membership runs the gamut of roles in the industry and levels of experience. We host weekly, monthly, and annual events, along with a wide variety of special events. We're open to anyone with an interest in game design or the industry as a whole.
What are the coolest, most popular features of your program? (<500 characters)
We have internationally successful long time industry insiders, part-time professionals, interested amateurs, and students, all connecting and helping one another. Our weekly playtesting and networking events have led to a lot of great work getting developed and published.
What impact did your program make is 2019? (<500 characters)
In 2019 our members worked on a couple of dozen games that were published around the world totaling hundreds of thousands of units, and have a bunch more slated for 2020. We've continued to grow the community and the quality of work our members are putting out and have become a nexus for game design in the area.
What people are saying about New Haven Game Maker's Guild ...
This community of over 130 members have created and shipped several dozen new games. New Haven Game Makes Guild is a is a group of tabletop game designers in and around the New Haven Area focused on building a collaborative community of working designers looking to improve their craft and help each other. They organize discussion sessions, workshops, and playtesting events and are affiliated with the Game Makers Guild network, based in Boston with other chapters in Philadelphia and Idaho This year they were a Sponsor for the Cardboard Edison Awards. Giulia Gouge