Play NYC is a gaming-focused convention based in the Manhattan Borough of New York City, NY. A production of Playcrafting, the 2018 show will feature over a hundred different exhibitors showing more than 160 games—all of them playable.
TechRaptor is going to cover quite a few things coming out of this two-day convention! This page will serve as a hub to collect all of the articles that result from the show and presented in chronological order.
- News Pieces & Catching Up
- Hands-On Impressions
News Pieces & Catching UpSome things can be covered quickly, and there are a few developers that we'll be seeing for the second time since last year's inaugural show. This section will contain those short-form articles.
Saturday Morning Games On Kickstarter
127 BPM – Dance Pad Racing On NYC Streets
Where Shadows Slumber – One Year Later
The Fun of Feeding Llamas With Alpaca Games at Play NYC
Show Up Late To Work In The Worst Grim Reaper
Dive, Dive! Aquamarine Comes To Kickstarter In September
Flying With Frost Lab Studios Orbit Quest
Joining the Swimsanity! with Decoy Games
Galactose: Pastries In Space Still Cooking
Treasure Adventure World Looking To The Future
Draw Your Own Destiny In A Hero’s Journey
Journey Through Evolution In Cells To Singularity
Hands-On ImpressionsEverything at Play NYC is playable, and we'll certainly be trying out as many games as we can! This section is for our hands-on impressions with games straight from the show floor!
Hands On With Haiduc, A Narrative-Building Card Game
Punch Planet – Hands On With A Nostalgic Fighting Game
Adding to Your Repertoire at Play NYC
Unleash Your Wild Side In Origin Of Storms
Hands-On Ocean Cleanup In Scuba The Submersible’s Ocean Odyssey
Cede Brings Weirdly Fun Combination of Combat Farming to PC
A Venture Into the Darkened Alleys of Lamplight City
Saturday Morning Games Preview – Laser Swords & Mouthy Robots
Kingdom Bash – TechRaptor Goes Hands-On With A Four-Way Melee
In Starflower I Nuked a Planet to Save it from Wasps
Hands-On With The Delicious Delights Of Chef Umami
InterviewsWe'll be talking with developers during and after the show about their games and what they have coming up next; find those articles here!
Play NYC Returns With Great Games & Ambitious Goals
From Somber to Frivolous, A Look at Co-Op Card Game From Rust by Razbury Games
A Simple Chat With Simple Machine About Simple Games
Going Into the Deep End of Horror With The Deep End Games
From The Cove to Your Home: A Quick Chat with Tigertron About Jupiter & Mars
We Spoke with That Indie Studio About Mixing RPGs, Roguelikes, and a Card Game to Get The Last Hex
Rupie Sets Out To Be A Game Changer For Indie Development
Sumer Sees Success On Switch While Development Continues
ESC Games Brings Great Entertainment To Big Events
FeaturesSome special pieces may come out of the show - Crowdfunding Spotlight, Bullet Points, and more! We'll put those kinds of articles here.
Crowdfunding Spotlight – Clear The Decks!
Play NYC 2018 Recap – NYC Busts Out Its Best Games
Crowdfunding Spotlight – Hero: Tales of the Tomes
We'll be doing our best to show you the most interesting things we can find at Play NYC 2018! Be sure to follow TechRaptor on Twitter to keep up with all of the latest gaming news, reviews, and features!