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Playcrafting’s Winter Play Expo 2018 Is Tonight

Playcrafting, an organization that focuses on game developer education and networking, is having the Winter Play Expo 2018 tonight in Manhattan according to a tweet from the organization. Taking place…

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Down To The Wire In The Global Game Jam 2018 at Playcrafting

It is just past 1:00 PM in the Microsoft Technology Center near Times Square in Manhattan. Playcrafting (partnered with Microsoft) is in the end stages of the Global Game Jam…

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Playcrafting & Microsoft Host Global Game Jam 2018 This Weekend

Playcrafting & Microsoft have partnered up yet again to bring the Global Game Jam 2018 to Manhattan in Times Square according to a press release. The Global Game Jam is…

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Here Are The Winners of Playcrafting’s 2017 Bit Awards

The 2017 Bit Awards have wrapped up! Here’s our post-event coverage of the event which we talked about earlier on Friday. The awards show opened with a short monologue by…

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Playcrafting’s 2017 Bit Awards Are Tonight

Playcrafting’s 2017 Bit Awards are taking place tonight! The Bit Awards are a New York-based award show run by Playcrafting, a growing organization that helps game makers grow their skills…

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The 2017 Bit Awards Announces Nominees

The 2017 Bit Awards, an awards show produced by Playcrafting in partnership with the Parsons School of Design, has announced their nominees for this year as shown on their website.…

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Play NYC 2017 Recap – Hands On With NYC’s Games

I had the pleasure of attending the inaugural Play NYC convention in New York City. Taking place in Manhattan, it was Playcrafting‘s first attempt at running a large convention—and boy, did…

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Play NYC – An Interview With Playcrafting Founder & CEO Dan Butchko

Early in my career at TechRaptor, I searched for gaming events in the New York City area and boy was I coming up short. There was no equivalent of PAX,…

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A Chat About Awkward Date With Fernando DeSilva & Abe Gellis

Last year, I sat down to have a chat with a pair of developers who were working on a simple title with a concept that I found personally interesting. That…

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Playcrafting & IGDA Announce Partnership

Playcrafting and the International Game Developers Association are joining forces to bring discounts to IGDA members according to a press release. Playcrafting is a New York-based organization that focuses on…