By Rachel Roberie

Rachel Roberie is a second year student at Northeastern University majoring digital art and game design and minoring in writing. She hails from New Orleans, LA, loves to play video games, make video games, cook delicious Cajun food, and write stories and poems.

Heads up, local game developers! November 13th will be the first ever “Fun and Games” edition of the Mass Innovation Nights, a monthly event for displaying the new products of ten local companies. Participation provides the publicity and social media attention of over 200 attendees and addition to the Mass Innovation newsletter that reaches over 8,000 local subscribers. Past participants have received funding in the order of $600M, and your exciting new game may be next. And the best part is that exhibiting costs nothing, so you have nothing to lose!

The event takes place from 6 to 8:30pm on Wednesday, November 13th, and is located at GameOn, 82 Landsowne St, Boston MA 02215. Fun & Games is a great opportunity to spread awareness for your games project over Twitter, YouTube, and blogs. Sign up at for your chance to launch your game development company into fame and fortune!

Mass Innovation Nights connect Massachusetts-based innovators with the marketplace using social media. Held at the Charles River Museum of Industry & Innovation, these monthly “Launch Parties” are free for all attendees. MIN live events provide a great opportunity for networking, talking with product teams, and perusing the latest technology and innovative products that Massachusetts has to offer. 

The next Mass Innovation Night is coming up on July 8th! You can find more information about presenting and/or to RSVP for the event at the Mass Innovation Nights website .