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Upcoming Spring 2016 events!

hey everyone! I apologize for not posting updates in a while, it's mainly due to having problems updating the website, but to make up for it I've got more dates to share!

 

March 11th - 12th: Game Jam in the Donnelly Linux Lab

 

April 5th: tentative date for our 2nd charity event: game TBA at a future meeting

 

April 30th: Game day in the student center trifecta

 

Don't forget to keep up with your gamefest matches! If you need a refresher on them the list is on the facebook page! :D

 

 

Welcome! (Or Welcome Back ;D) Also Fall 2015 Game Jam and Game Day dates announced!

Hey Everyone! It's your PR Amanda Carlucci! First of all welcome to the Game Society webpage, here we will be providing you with announcements regarding upcoming events for the club.

To begin with we have two major events coming up within the following weeks.

 

Game Jam: 10/30 @ 9pm - 10/31 9pm we take over the Donnelly Linux Lab to create games either alone or with a group of friends.

 

Game Day: 11/21 11am to 11pm. We take over all those rooms in the Student Center across from the Theatre and play games all day! Not to mention there'll be tournaments to compete in and food to chow down on while you play.

 

More info about these events will come as the dates get closer. See you all next tuesday! :D

 

Fall 2014 Game Jam - 10/31-11/1

Come make games at our 24 hour game jam. The theme is horror, so come in costume!

Fall 2014 Game Day - 11/15

Come out on 11/8 from 12:00 to 11:00 PM and play games! We will be hosting the event in the Cabaret! If you want to lend equipment to the event, use the link below:


https://docs.google.com/forms/d/1vnAXQPxIi21A2kVDYg8tTFJ-SaYoyrMgq71N2yFydRM/viewform?edit_requested=true

Fall 2014 Meetings

We hope everybody had an awesome winter break! As usual, Marist Game Society will be meeting

every Tuesday in the student center at 9:30pm! Come get involved and play some games!

 

Fall 2013 Meetings

Game Society meets every Tuesday night at 9:30pm for the Fall 2013 semester!

Come share your game-related projects, hear about upcoming events, and play games!


Fall 2013 Gaming Day - 11/23

gaming day

Come to our Fall Gaming Day at Marist College on Saturday, November 23rd! From 1:00-11:00pm, the Cabaret will be filled with various video games, consoles, board/tabletop/card games and a LAN area to bring your own laptop/computer. We'll have pizza and soda all day to fuel your gaming energy ;)

Checkout our Gaming Day page for quick access to what the event is about and photos!

Microsoft App Development Workshops - 11/20

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Next Wednesday (11/6) 12:00pm in HC0005 basement will be our next Microsoft workshop with Joshua Drew! If you missed the first one, don't fret. Here is his introductory slideshow: http://bit.ly/1f4DIDH

We'll be developing games and publishing them to the Windows Appstore! This is the perfect opportunity to get your feet wet with some game design or even just general app development. Take advantage of this opportunity!

 

Liz England Guest Speaker - 10/3

ins Logo © Insomniac Games

Game Society is having Marist 06' alumni Liz England to give a presentation on Thursday October 3rd (10/3) in Hancock 2023 at 6:00pm.
 
She currently works as a designer at Insomniac Games, of whom have sold more than 35 million copies of AAA video game titles worldwide including hit titles such as Ratchet & Clank and Resistance.
She will be discussing different design and programming/scripting roles in the games industry such as the differences between a technical designer and a systems designer, as well as taking Q&A. It will be open and friendly enough for people who do not know much about game design or the industry too.

 

Jason Wishnov Guest Speaker - 9/17

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Jason Wishnov, founder of Iridium Studios, was our guest speaker recently and you can watch the entire lecture below!
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=riRZnN7iafI

He talked about how he got started making a game, was successful on Kickstarter, got into voice acting, started his own studio, and answered a lot of awesome questions thanks to you guys.

Feel free to send him links to your game works, endeavors, or Q&A: jwishnov@gmail.com

Don't forget to checkout his studio and his games Sequence & There Came An Echo!
http://www.playiridium.com/
http://store.steampowered.com/app/200910
http://www.kickstarter.com/projects/iridiumstudios/there-came-an-echo-0

 

 
 

Calendar/Schedule

Game Jam Spring 2016 - 3/11 - 3/12
9:00 PM - 9:00 PM Donnelly Linux Lab

Game Day Spring 2016 - Saturday 4/30 - 12:00 PM to 11:00 PM in the Student Center!

We meet every Tuesday @ 9:30pm in the SC3015!

You can email maristgamesociety@gmail.com to be included in our mailing list, so you will be up to date with all events & meeting dates/times weekly.

Or checkout our Facebook group for announcements!
https://www.facebook.com/
groups/MaristGameSociety/

 
 

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