Brendan Bailey

Topic: Intro to Indie Game Development
Get an overview of the tools, community, and excitement of indie game development. We’ll discuss topics such as:
• Game design
• Game engines
• Programming
• Pixel art
• Sound/music design
• Story development
• Marketing & branding
• And more!

Presenter: Brendan Bailey
Brendan Bailey is a retro gamer, pinball wizard, chiptune composer, pixel artist, and wannabe game developer. For the last year he has been diving into the world of indie game development as a way to combine his creative hobbies and is excited to share his progress as well as tips for getting started. Brendan works as the creative director at the digital marketing agency Generations Beyond and also serves as the museum coordinator for the Long Island Retro Gaming Expo.

Brendan is currently developing a Metroidvania style game called Nixie. Check out the development at