Department newsletter #5

This is the fifth newsletter for all staff and students active at the Department of Game Design. Contents:

  • Overview of current research and creative work at the department
  • Game Developers Conference 2020 has been cancelled
  • Corona Virus guidelines from the public health agency

The newsletter is published in three issues per semester. Staff can review the newsletters on the Staff Portal to receive more details there. Students are welcome to submit news too, at: gamedesign [at] speldesign [dot] uu [dot] se.

Department newsletter #4

This is the fourth newsletter for all staff and students active at the Department of Game Design. Contents:

  • We are getting a new head of department
  • The Global Game Jam
  • Course application deadlines
  • International exchange opportunities
  • … and more.

The newsletter is published in three issues per semester. Staff can review the newsletters on the Staff Portal to receive more details there. Students are welcome to submit news too, at: gamedesign [at] speldesign [dot] uu [dot] se.

Department newsletter #3

This is the third of six newsletters that are created for all staff and students active at the Department of Game Design, three issues per semester. Staff can review the newsletters on the Staff Portal to receive more details there. Students are welcome to submit news, too, so send your news to: gamedesign [at] speldesign [dot] uu [dot] se.

UPDATE 2019-11-21:

Another former students has applied to come and talk at the Alumni Days. Might & Delight lead programmer Jens Berglind will give a design talk outlining their studios approach to designing chill- and emphatic games. The studio is perhaps best known for Shelter 1 and Shelter 2, Meadow and is currently running a kickstarter for their new game; Book of Travels.

The full line-up so far:

You get to meet them all at the Alumni Days on Campus Gotland, 5-6th December.

Remember to sign up for the pitch practice!

Department newsletter #2

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This is the second of six newsletters that are created for all staff and students active at the Department of Game Design, three issues per semester. Staff can review the newsletters on the Staff Portal to receive more details there. Students are welcome to submit news, too, so send your news to: gamedesign [at] speldesign [dot] uu [dot] se.

PS. take a moment to review (and bookmark) our post on Useful student resources. Free literature, free worldwide WiFi connectivity, free lectures, software, professional networking and much more.

And join the Facebook group for GAME students- and alumni. It’s a great resource!