Category: Social Hacking

Interview with the Creators of Octodad

March 7, 2012 | By | 1 Comment
Interview with the Creators of Octodad

TINC Magazine recently conducted an interview with the Octodad game development team, which is made up of students, faculty, and alumni from the DePaul University Game Developing program.

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Nicolas Maigret & HARD R @ the Nightingale 2/21

February 16, 2012 | By | Add a Comment
Nicolas Maigret & HARD R @ the Nightingale 2/21

Upgrade!Chicago presents an evening of experimental sound/music performances and noise/new-media lectures.

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Game Industry Q & A with Bredon Clay, Independent Game Designer, Switchbreak

December 1, 2011 | By | 1 Comment
Game Industry Q & A with Bredon Clay, Independent Game Designer, Switchbreak

Games exist as interactions between a player and the rule systems you build – they aren’t a one-way communication…they are a dialogue.

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Gaming Industry Q & A with Dave Lang of Iron Galaxy Studios

November 14, 2011 | By | 1 Comment
Gaming Industry Q & A with Dave Lang of Iron Galaxy Studios

I think most developers wouldn’t consider us “Indie,” because we tend to do a lot of funded stuff with traditional “big” Publishers.

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Gaming Industry Q & A with “Azrael,” of Double Cluepon

November 8, 2011 | By | Add a Comment
Gaming Industry Q & A with “Azrael,” of Double Cluepon

Our goal is to build awareness. We want players to be aware that we will listen to what they have to say.

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Gaming Industry Q & A with Chris Nicolella, Principal at SET TO STUN

November 3, 2011 | By | Add a Comment
Gaming Industry Q & A with Chris Nicolella, Principal at SET TO STUN

Apple’s SDK truly made it possible for a small developer to get into the gaming business on their own terms.

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Gaming Industry Q & A with Joe van den Heuvel, President of CloakWorks

October 18, 2011 | By | Add a Comment
Gaming Industry Q & A with Joe van den Heuvel, President of CloakWorks

CloakWorks is competing directly with products backed by Intel and NVidia for the hearts and minds of developers around the world.

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Gaming Industry Q & A with Wayne Jameson, President of 12 Gauge Studio

October 12, 2011 | By | Add a Comment
Gaming Industry Q & A with Wayne Jameson, President of 12 Gauge Studio

The days of huge publishers being needed to put out a game have ended.

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Game Maker Academy at Howard Area Community Center’s Computer Clubhouse

June 25, 2011 | By | Add a Comment
Game Maker Academy at Howard Area Community Center’s Computer Clubhouse

Update: Robocode tournament continues on this Friday (7/1) and the next few fridays from 5-7 PM. I am cutting and pasting this information as I physically sit in this amazing facility. I have found myself the expert at sourcing computer science programs for children, and as I watch my offspring completely at home with like-minded [...]

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Chicago Indie Gaming Scene – IGDA Chicago Conference

June 1, 2011 | By | 1 Comment
Chicago Indie Gaming Scene – IGDA Chicago Conference

Chicago has an outstanding Indie Video Game scene. The

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