EAE at Salt Lake Comic Con

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–From the Deseret News– SALT LAKE CITY — “I love your costume. Can I take a picture with you?” Melody Tripp didn’t seem to mind that she couldn’t browse the booths at Salt Lake Comic Con for more than a few minutes Thursday without being approached by admirers asking about her elaborate suit. “This is the test run for Saturday. …

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Popular Demand Prompts University of Utah to Open Second Video Game Development Summer Camp

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From UNews July 30, 2013 — Not surprisingly, 21 middle-school kids spent five days at camp this summer. But this was no ordinary week – it was video game camp at the University of Utah with classes led by masters’ students from the U’s Entertainment Arts and Engineering program, the #1 ranked game design school in the country. A wait-list …

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First Shoshone Language Video Game–NATIVE AMERICAN STUDENTS BUILD GAME AT THE U

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August 13, 2013 – Using an unexpected combination of Native American myth and Tim Burton-style artwork, students at the University of Utah have created the first video game in the Shoshone language. Students from the Shoshone/Goshute Youth Language Apprenticeship Program, or SYLAP, which is hosted by the Shoshoni Language Project at the University of Utah, worked over the summer with …