The department of Game Design at Uppsala University, campus Gotland
Category: Arcade games
Arcades and theme park games. The arcades are the first big game project, and thus games in this category are primarily built and developed by first year students. We recommend you use the tag cloud to the right to filter the student work.
Thirsty? is an arcade puzzle game / vending machine where you operate bizarre machinery in order to save your precious refreshment!
The game takes place in a soda vending machine. Your objective is to use an exciting physical interface to interact with the vending machines many devices,
and get the bottle out of the machine as fast as possible. You will have to use cogwheels, conveyor belts and much more to avoid obstacles such as dangerous machinery and liquids, to get your bottle safely through each level. If you are fast and precise enough, you might just manage to win yourself a Vitamin Well through our very own beverage dispensing device.
Producer: Elias Press
Graphics: John Svetoft [Lead], Robin Lundin, Jerker Gullbrand
Programmer: Filip Nilsson [Lead],Niklas Karlzen, Nicholas Svan Larsson, Fredrik Nes Sjödin
Design: Johan Karlsson
Music: Erik Svetoft (external)
Jump Disorder is 4 player co-op game combining gameplay from Tetris, Ice Climbers and Super Mario.
You play either as the Devil or Death, or their respective guardian angels in a race to the finish line. Climb from hell up to heaven with a helping hand from your respective guardian angel that drops blocks for your character to jump on, building a ladder towards the sky; harass your opponents with bombs and gusts of wind to ensure your place in heaven!
Gods of Steel is a 2v2 sidescrolling beat ’em up, taking place in a future where vikings and metal rule the Universe.
Team up with afriend and battle your way through the undeads of Niefelheim in an action-packed beat ’em up where vikings and metal rule the Universe. Competing against the finest warriors of Midgard 3075 you have but one chance to prove your worth. Curse your opponents with the power of Loki or use Freya’s blessing to boost your team and get closer to the finish line and the final challenge.
Odin is watching your every step. Do you have what it takes… to become a God?
Producer: Fredrik Nes Sjödin
Graphics: Vilya Svensson (lead), Fred Ström, Jonathan Nilsson
Programmer: Jerry Johnsson (lead),Tobias Skogdalen, Rami Sleiman, Fredrik Nes Sjödin
Music: Björn Tarras
Pirates vs Roylaists is a top-down 2D naval battle simulator for the arcades. Using steering wheels from real ships and thick ropes to fire the cannons and hoist the sails, PvR takes realism to a new level.
Producer: Viktor Lundmark
Graphics: Cecilia Bexander, Christopher Nylander, Erik Anjou, Jonas Trapp, Magnus Bergfall, Sebastian Gustafsson
Programmer: Henry Helin, Simon Carlsson
Sound: Magnus Bergfall, Viktor Lundmark
Music: Shay MacKay