Game Design And Development Articles

Spartans Don't Just Play the Game, They Create It

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MSU Game Design and Development Program Ranks 7th Nationwide

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Brain Powered Games Come to the Aid of Children Suffering from Malaria, HIV

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MSU's Gaming Pipeline Leads Graduates to Competitive Careers

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Fulbright Scholar Ups the Game against Climate Change

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Brenden Melody in one of the media summer camps

High School Students Level Up at MSU Media Summer Camps

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Elizabeth Lapensee wearing a teal colored dress standing outside the Communication Arts and Sciences building with the pine trees in the background

Assistant Professor LaPensée Taps Power of Gaming to Share Indigenous Experience

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Rellika Kisyula

Kisyula Overcomes Adversity to Become the ComArtSci Banner Carrier

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Ratan Plays Fortnite at His Desk

Professor Meets with Parents on Healthy Gameplay

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Evan Edwards

Evan Edwards Levels Up West Coast Field Experience into Game Development Career

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Meaningful Play Pushes the Boundaries of Game Development and Design

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Inclusiveness Committee Aims to Build Empathy Through Game Design

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In the Game and Behind the Scenes at Traverse City Film Festival

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Researchers Review Serious Gaming to Help Children with Chronic Illness

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Gaming Programs Ranked Top Ten by Princeton Review

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GEL Lab’s Plunder Panic Advances to SXSW Gaming Pitch Competition

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Screen capture of the thunderbird in LaPensee's game.

Raising Awareness for Indigenous Issues

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ComArtSci and WKAR Pioneer Tablet-Based Research Project

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A screenshot from LaPensee's game, Thunderbird Strike, showing some animals, an oil rig and a thunderbird flying overhead.

Thunderbird Strike Wins Best Digital Media Work at imagineNATIVE and Stirs Controversy

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The Creative Collaboration Behind Plunder Panic

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Game Designer Publishes Second Edition of Textbook

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The MSU TCFF booklet reading, "WHO WILL BE THE NEXT GENERATION OF STORYTELLERS? SPARTANS WILL."

Traverse City Film Festival Recap

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Researchers Use Mobile Game "Chicken Scream" to Study Vocal Health

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Serious Games: Counterintuitively Delightful

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MSU Game Design Ranks among Princeton Review’s Top 20 and #1 in Big Ten

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Creating a Game and Skating With It

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Meditate to Change Your State: MI Professor Publishes RelaxU App

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Game Designers and More Gathered for the 5th Annual Meaningful Play Conference at Michigan State University

The (Virtual) Reality of the Meaningful 2016 Play Conference

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Honour Water: A Singing Game for Healing the Waters

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Two characters from the game Kerem B-Yavneh. The background is a desert scene by the ocean.

MSU GEL Lab Creates Educational Game that Transports Students of Jewish History to Ancient World

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Five girls from the MSU Media Summer Camp are sitting on the floor designing games on iPads.

Are Men Better at Video Games than Women? Research Gives Us the Answer

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Screenshot of the GEL Lab game Saving Graggy featuring baby dragon Draggy and a wizard.

GEL Lab Collaborates with MSUFCU on New Game Saving Draggy

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MSU Game Design Programs Secure Back-to-Back Top Rankings by Princeton Review

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Screenshot for the Empower Flint app.

ComArtSci + WKAR Develop App that Empowers Flint Residents During Water Crisis

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