GDC 2016: Virtual Reality Games

Virtual Reality buzz permeated the 2016 GDC. Market analyst PitchBook reported that investors poured over $4 billion into VR startups since 2010, for over 200 developers and a dozen headset makers. At the GDC, long lines of gamers waited for 360-degree game and film demonstrations, and dozens of presentations

Cogswell Ranked Among Top NorAm Game Schools

Cogswell College has been named one of the top schools in North America to study game design in 2016, according to new rankings from The Princeton Review. The San Jose college ranked No. 19 out of the top 50 game design programs published in PC Gamer magazine through its

GDC 2016: The Growing Games Market for Seniors

The landscape of the videogame market is a very challenging one for new game creators. Large-scale online game worlds are very expensive to develop, costing $30 million and up. Virtual Reality gaming is a new area, but populating the 360-degree worlds of such games is likewise costly. Casual mobile

RMCAD hosts Animation + Game Art Festival

Macaron Man. An elaborately designed skateboard. Sculptures of creatures from another reality. The work featured in the Rocky Mountain College of Art + Design ‘s eighth annual Animation + Game Art Festival doesn’t just hang on the wall. It leaps out at viewers, transporting them to another world. The

Games and Movies: Bridging the Gap with Ratchet & Clank

While video games offer pleasures no other forms of entertainment can, they’ve also been trying to capture the magic of the movies since their inception. As hardware has evolved, games have been inching closer and closer to achieving the cinematic quality of animated features from big studios like Dreamworks

3 x Lecturer 2 Next Gen Games, Animation & VFX

37 hours, Permanent – to start August 2016 An opportunity has arisen for passionate, suitably experienced professionals to teach on our thriving Next Gen Games, Animation VFX course within the department of Visual Performing Arts.We are seeking to further strengthen our team with highly creative and enthusiastic specialists with

Phil Tippett & HappyGiant Launch AR Game Kickstarter

Two-time Academy Award-winning visual effects supervisor and director Phil Tippett  — whose credits include the original Star Wars films and The Force Awakens, Jurassic Park, RoboCop and more — and indie videogame developer-publisher HappyGiant have launched a Kickstarter campaign for HoloGrid: Monster Battle, a new hybrid board game, collectible

'Craft' Launches for Animation Professionals & Fans

New digital platform shares the visual storytelling process with over 70000 pieces of art from high­quality animated projects. From the co-producers of the Oscar-nominated Song of the Sea and the award-winning Long Way North comes a new digital platform for the art of visual storytelling. Startup company Craft aims

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