Posts by New School Games

Thesis 2012: Souvenir

Thesis 2012: Souvenir

As the semester draws to a close, we’d like to preview some of the cool games-related thesis projects getting built...

Thesis 2012: R.A.T.

Thesis 2012: R.A.T.

As the semester draws to a close, we’d like to preview some of the cool games-related thesis projects getting built...

de_dust and the reality / unreality of game architecture.

de_dust and the reality / unreality of game architecture.

This is part of a series of short essays I’m writing for my architecture criticism class; our assignment was to...

Why game architecture matters.

Why game architecture matters.

This is part of a series of short essays I’m writing for my architecture criticism class; our assignment was to...

MFADT Spring Fair 2012!

MFADT Spring Fair 2012!

Come to Parsons MFA Design and Technology’s first ever “Spring Fair” — basically we’re just going to show all the...

Addictive

Addictive

People who review games, from users to professional reviewers, often call games they like “addictive.”  Publishers and developers love to...

MFA D+T Graduate Featured in New York Times

MFA D+T Graduate Featured in New York Times

In case you missed it, the New York Times had an article about “hyperaddictive games” featuring MFA D+T Graduate Zach...

Freemium is Fine

Freemium is Fine

I’ve been playing a lot of Realm of the Mad God recently. It is a freemium game, and I usually...

“Golem”; on the Contemporary Jewish Museum, San Francisco.

“Golem”; on the Contemporary Jewish Museum, San Francisco.

I believe that architecture reflects game design better than any other discipline, so I’m taking an architecture criticism class taught by...

8-bit Dragon Quest Google Map!

8-bit Dragon Quest Google Map!

Google announced not long ago its three-year effort to create a better browser technology that can run heavy duty console...