TROY N.Y. - Celebrating the gaming industry Friday and Saturday Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute (RPI) is to hold their annual GameFest event.
GameFest features competitions and exhibitions, showcasing dozens of games and apps for all mediums made by students in the Capital Region, as well as from across the state.
This is the 10th year RPI is hosting the event, this year's theme is the future of gaming in its rapidly changing industry.
According to the Princeton Review RPI’s Games and Simulation Arts and Science program has once again been named one of the top 20 universities studying gaming, landing at 18 on this year’s list.
GameFest kicks off tonight at 7 at the Experimental Media and Performing Arts Center in Troy.