The Games Den is the next iteration of the Video Game Art and Design Club (VGAD), which has served as the chief club for U of A game developers since 2010.

Our Core Pillars

Atharv giving a presentation.


We like to have all sorts of discussions and presentations from friends and members of our community.

Boris making a game.


We host game jams and provide guidance for people making games.

Playing board games.


We play games to have fun, hang out, and learn from them.

Executive team 2020-2021

Picture of Atharv

President - Seth Karstad

VP Administration - Evan Higgs

VP Finance - Samadhi Ranatunga

VP Internal - Shashank Bhat

VP External - Zoe Snyder

VP Publicity - Jamie Powers