Buffalo Game Space 3rd Official Game Jam!

Event: BGSJAM 3 Start: Friday September 26th, 7pmEnd: Sunday September 28th, 7pmWhere: Buffalo Game Space It’s that time again! Pack up your gear and come make some games with us at the Buffalo Game Space for our third official game jam, BGSJAM 3! What's a game jam? A game jam is a gathering of programmers, artists, designers and audio engineers for the purpose of forming a team and designing a game within a short span of time, usually sticking to a predetermined theme. How ...

BGS Member Talks

Introducing BGS Member Talks

Right now, our bi-weekly meetings consist of members rolling in, showing what they've been working on, and then breaking off and chatting with other members about development, games, and all sorts of other cool stuff. Which is great! But we think that we could bring more to the table for these meeting, and that's what Member Talks are all about. The idea is that you can come up with an outline for a low-key, casual talk about anything related to game dev. And when we ...

BGS Spotlight

The Buffalo Game Space has a lot of great members that are doing some truly amazing things. Throughout this spotlight series, we will introduce you to them and showcase all their awesome work. In this edition of BGS Spotlight, we are proud to showcase a newly released game created by BGS members, Wayne Kubiak and Anthony Swinnich, called Shutshimi! In this wave based horizontal shoot ‘em up, you play as a cute little fish… well, a cute little fish with beefy arms, a multi purpose ...

BGS Bi-Weekly Meeting

Event: BGS Meeting Start: Thursday May 29, 7pm Where: Buffalo Game Space Come join us at our Bi-Weekly Meeting! Here we discuss game developer news, show off projects that members are working on, and most importantly, have a good time. Feel free to come by at 6pm to enjoy our social hour before the meeting starts at 7pm. Meetup Event - Facebook - Google+ ...

Quantum Sliders is Born!

After a long 48 hours at BGSJAM][, our newest creation, Quantum Sliders is here! GamePlay Explanation The theme was Parallel Universes. To start, many of us had the ideas to make a game where objects or environments could be switched between by the player. Many ideas used camera tricks like multiple planes(Shinobi), 2D to 3D(Paper Mario), or perspective switching(Fez.) After talking it out, many of the ideas were limited in the ability to show something so different it could be considered another ...

Arcade Night on May 22nd

Event: BGS Arcade Night When: Thursday, May 22nd - 6pm Ever miss the days of stuffing all of your friends into one room and doing nothing but playing games all night until you pass out? So do we! Join us at the Buffalo Game Space for a relaxing evening of games and good times with friends. We have multiple consoles hooked up throughout the space for you to enjoy, including a Sega, Playstation 2, N64, Gamecube, Dreamcast, and more. If you want to play something ...

BGS Bi-Weekly Meeting

Event: BGS Meeting Start: Tuesday May 13, 7pm Where: Buffalo Game Space Come join us at our Bi-Weekly Meeting! Here we discuss game developer news, show off projects that members are working on, and most importantly, have a good time. At this weeks meeting we will show off our finished product of last weekends game jam, BGSJAM ][! Meetup Event - Facebook - Google+ ...

BGS Bi-Weekly Meeting - Jam Prep

Event: BGS Meeting Start: Thursday May 1st, 7pm Come join us at our Bi-Weekly Meeting! Here we discuss game developer news, show off projects that members are working on, and most importantly, have a good time. This weeks meeting will also include discussion and prep for our upcoming game jam, BGSJAM ][! Meetup Event - Facebook - Google+ ...