Jarryd Huntley, a Civic Tech Fellow at Microsoft, plays important roles in Cleveland’s game development scene as both an academic by teaching game development at Lorain County Community College, and as an independent game developer. His studio, Polytundra LLC, just released their debut title Art Club Challenge.

With talks at universities and conferences(including IndieCade and GDC), he brings a unique perspective by drawing on his experiences from software engineering and as a professional musician. He recently finished co-authoring his first book, Game Programming for Artists, available now.

Jarryd Huntley sessions


You, Your Community, and Your Career
Monday, November 12th

Description: as an indie based in a flyover state Jarryd Huntley will take some time to explore what it’s like to make games in Cleveland, Ohio. His path in game development is inextricably tried traveling, and to the growth and investment in the local game development scene in Cleveland. Jarryd will also discuss how that […]