Events & Education

Join our growing network, play with us live at our upcoming events and learn to build games from our expert developers.

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Allow us to introduce ourselves. Playcrafting is a nationwide network of game developers, creators, and enthusiasts who love to build, play, and learn about video games.

Upcoming Events

Join us at one of over 50 events each year.

August 10, 2020
New York City’s premier game convention for creators and players. See the coolest trends in the gaming world, and play the latest projects from studios and developers from all over NYC.
August 8, 2020
Our annual awards show featuring a night of live performances, special guests, world premiere trailers and interactive games from some of the most talented and innovative game development creators in our industry.
January 27, 2021
The biggest Global Game Jam in the United States! 48 hours of workshops, expert talks, the space to work on your own project, meeting new friends and more.
August 10, 2020
New York City’s premier game convention for creators and players. See the coolest trends in the gaming world, and play the latest projects from studios and developers from all over NYC.
August 8, 2020
Our annual awards show featuring a night of live performances, special guests, world premiere trailers and interactive games from some of the most talented and innovative game development creators in our industry.
January 27, 2021
The biggest Global Game Jam in the United States! 48 hours of workshops, expert talks, the space to work on your own project, meeting new friends and more.

Reach Expert Mode

We’re teaching today’s gaming enthusiasts to be tomorrow’s expert game developers.

Level Up From Every Angle

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Master a new skill

From analog game design to pixel art, we’ll give you the expertise to start building your own games

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Strengthen your resume

Our programs evolve as technology does. We continuously update our lessons so you can build your resume with classes designed to keep you competitive in your current career and beyond

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Find inspiration

Develop a new passion and dive into creative thinking. You never know what a new skill could lead to

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Built-in mentorship

Establish relationships with our experts to continue your learning beyond the classroom

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Grow your professional network

Our classes come with built-in networking opportunities to take your new skillset to the next level

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Make new friends

Meet like-minded individuals to collaborate and play games with long after class time ends

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New Classes in December! 🎉

Check out new classes on game design, game audio, and the upcoming Unity course 👋