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Student Games at Terminus

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Two of our student games, RoBros and Shadowscrapers, have been invited to participate as finalists in the Terminus Conference + Festival coming up this June in Atlanta! Wish our teams luck! We’re very proud of what they’ve accomplished so far.

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EAE #2 in Top 50

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The University of Utah’s Entertainment Arts & Engineering (EAE) video game design program continues to rack up the accolades. According to a new survey by Animation Career Review, an online resource for careers in animation, game development and digital art, EAE was ranked No. 2 in the country for the Top 50 Game Design Schools and Colleges in the U.S. …

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More Than Entertainment

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Look, Mom! We made the front page! Deseret News came to hang with us on EAE Launch Day and talk games. We walked them through what our process is like for game development, and we took them to The GApp Lab to show them the flourishing field of serious games. To read their article, titled “U. Game Development Program Creating …

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Rx U: A Prescription to Play

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KSL visited to learn more about how games can help with medical issues, so Dr. Altizer introduced them to the Therapeutic Games and Applications (The GApp) Lab, where games are made with a purpose. Check out the video below and click here to view the full article.

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EAE Faculty at the Capitol!

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EAE and our own Dr. Roger Altizer’s Therapeutic Games and Apps lab (a.k.a. The GApp) were excited to participate in the Film and Digital Media Day on the Hill today! It was a chance to show our legislators and Governor Herbert some of the amazing technology we’re creating at the U! Check out some pictures of the event below, and …

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EAE At Half Time!

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EAE and the Athletics Department joined forces at the Utah vs. Oregon basketball game! We entertained the audience with a bunch of student games in the concourse and featured a video at half time! Here’s the replay if you missed it!

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Global Game Jam 2017: A Rousing Success!

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After many hard working hours, Global Game Jam 2017 has come to a conclusion. Our students produced seven games in total, all free to download! Check them out on our Global Game Jam team page or with the links below. Fox 13 did a couple news segments on The Jam, which you can watch below. Protect your sand castle from …

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U of U vs BYU in LoL

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THE HOLY WARS OF ESPORTS HAS BEGUN Stream at Twitch.tv/Riotgames Come out and Join The University of Utah’s and BYU (Brigham Young University)’s League of Legends Teams duke it out on the big screen. Come cheer on your favorite team and get your chance at some League of Legends swag and the chance to meet special guests brought to you …