Microsoft teamed up with Playcrafting to host a Global Game Jam in NYC from January 29th-31st! Over 300 people attended and jammed throughout the weekend.
Olga Andreyeva (@olgaandreyeva) delivered her Intro to Art for Game Developers talk at Global Game Jam.
Olga Andreyeva is a freelance illustrator and developer living in Brooklyn with a BFA from Pratt. She's been working on a running game/webcomic for about a year now and is passionate about storytelling and creating characters. You can read/play the comic at xantara-world.com and see her latest work at OlgaAndreyeva.com.
A little about Playcrafting:
Playcrafting empowers the game development community through education, networking, and collaboration. They offer workshops, classes, courses and events for game developers and those aspiring to make games in topics including game design, programming, art, business, and more.