The Center of Excellence in Digital Game Development advances research in games and expands the creative and economic potential of the gaming industry across New York’s Capital Region. GameFest A two-day celebration of student creativity and innovation in the broader fields of analog and digital game design. Level Upstate A six-week intensive incubator for game developers looking to commercialize their creative ideas. Rensselaer Games Showcase Organized by RPI's Game Dev Club, RGS is an annual opportunity for all Rensselaer students to showcase their games to the local community. Ripcord An upcoming joint blog-and-podcast series for popular games-related discourse.