GDC 2012 Education: “Incubating Indie Games at University”

Posted by: Robert Yang

I went to some of the GDC Education summit talks. I doubt Gamasutra was there, as Education talks are among the least attended at GDC, but these talks still deserve coverage, so here it is! Jason Della Rocca headed a “game incubator” summer program at Concordia University. It was 8 weeks, from July to August, […]

A Weekend of Anthropy

Posted by: Robert Yang

This weekend, famed game designer / book author Anna Anthropy is bringing New York City to its knees. There’ll be a lot of Parsons / NYU Game Center / Babycastles / NYC indies hangouts and events. Don’t be a stranger; come say hello! THURSDAY: Anna Anthropy @ NYU Game Center (RSVP req.) (7 pm, 721 Broadway, […]

GDC 2012 Education: “Team Dynamics for Student Projects”

Posted by: Robert Yang

I went to some of the GDC Education summit talks. I doubt Gamasutra was there, as Education talks are among the least attended at GDC, but these talks still deserve coverage, so here it is! Mia Consalvo is a researcher at Concordia, but she was giving a talk about a project she headed while at […]

Play for Nonprofit, Panel Talks

Posted by: New School Game Club

A little while back, we organized a lovely panel discussion that explored the interplay of games and the non-profit sector. It was hosted by the New School Game Club and the Association for International Development on Dec. 2nd, 2011 at Parsons. Speakers were: Daniel Osgood, PhD – Columbia University (above) Naomi Clark – Game Designer/Producer, […]