International Game Developers Association

New York City Chapter

IGDA NYC is the NYC chapter of the International Game Developers Association, the professional association for over 12,000 video and computer game developers worldwide.


The chapter carries out the IGDA's core mission to advance the careers and enhance the lives of game developers by connecting members with their peers through meetups and online forums, promoting professional development, and celebrating the achievements and unique culture of the NYC game development community.

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IGDA NYC Game Dev Digest

Chapter and community news, event listings, local job opportunities, and more delivered to your inbox monthly. No spam, no fluff. It's the most comprehensive briefing on the NYC game dev scene.

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NYC Game Dev Community Calendar

Visit the Calendar page to view our public NYC Game Dev Calendar for a full schedule of meetups, talks, festivals, exhibitions, performances, workshops, and other local community events.


You can also view or subscribe using the direct HTML or iCal links. See instructions for to add NYC Game Dev to your own Google Calendar or another calendar service.

Job hunting?

Visit our Jobs and Opportunities page for up-to-date listings of openings in game development and related fields in the NYC area. 


Have an opportunity to list? Submit it here or email

Social Media

Follow us on social media for news and updates:

Facebook page
@IGDANYC on Twitter 


Connect with fellow chapter members in one of our online communities:


IGDA NYC Discord 

Facebook group
Meetup group
LinkedIn group group


Upcoming events


@IGDANYC on Twitter