Posts by New School Games

Princeton Review sez Parsons is a Top Graduate Game Design School!

Princeton Review sez Parsons is a Top Graduate Game Design School!

The Princeton Review did a survey, as they typically enjoy doing, and guess what? Game design academics and administrators think...

GDC 2012 Party Patrol

GDC 2012 Party Patrol

Parties are an important part of networking and GDC — just don’t get too carried away, or else you’ll wake...

Games and Religious Ritual

Games and Religious Ritual

Recently, I was privy to both Robert playing Brendon Chung’s Thirty Flights of Loving and Ramiro playing Proteus, and their...

Proteus and Audio-Visual Beauty

Proteus and Audio-Visual Beauty

Proteus does something to me, on an emotional level, that I can’t quite explain.  I wish I could reverse engineer...

GAME CLUB FRIDAY: Physical Games + J.S. Joust tournament!

GAME CLUB FRIDAY: Physical Games + J.S. Joust tournament!

Play the greatest PS Move game ever made, J.S. Joust, and other cool physical games at the New School Game...

Light and Levels

Light and Levels

I’m taking a lighting design course at Parsons right now, and it’s been really useful for analyzing how light actually...

Sex, Sexism, and the quest for gender-centric identity in GameLand

Sex, Sexism, and the quest for gender-centric identity in GameLand

“Gender is performance anyway.” – Matt Boch, Harmonix (as quoted by Leigh Alexander @ Nexus) I am an aspiring narrative designer hoping...

New School Game Club Weekly Digest 2/16/12

New School Game Club Weekly Digest 2/16/12

NSGC Weekly Digest, 2/16/11 CONTENTS: GAME CLUB NEWS: ELECTIONS TOMORROW Doodle Defense Kickstarter Job Talks for the Associate/Full Professor of...

Parsons @ Indiecade 2011: “Well Played” with Zach Gage and Nick Fortugno

Parsons @ Indiecade 2011: “Well Played” with Zach Gage and Nick Fortugno

It’s an oldie but a goodie… At Indiecade 2011, the “Well Played” sessions have a critic and game developer engage...

Kickstarter Project: Doodle Defense

Doodle Defense is a game from Andy Wallace, an Design and Technology student here at Parsons. Andy has launched a...