DMA student club meets on Thursdays at 11:30am in the DMA Lab area on the 3rd floor of Lyons Hall. Don’t miss this opportunity to meet fellow DMA’ers and learn from faculty and students involved in the club.
Chief Executive of Rovio, Maker of Angry Birds Game, to Step Down by Mark Scott, The New York Times “The move by Mikael Hed comes as the Finnish company struggles to respond to an increasing trend toward so-called freemium games.” Read more…
In E-Sports, Video Gamers Draw Real Crowds and Big Money by Nick Wingfield, The New York Times “Professional video gaming is becoming a worldwide spectator sport offering big prizes to competitors and helping the game industry gain even greater cultural and economic clout.” Read More…
High-Tech Push Has Board Games Rolling Again by Nick Wingfield, The New York Times “With eye-popping graphics, visceral action and an online community, video games should have killed tabletop games, but in fact the opposite is true.” Read more…
Watch SketchUp Getting Started tutorials here. Watch SketchUp: Cutting Planes and Sections here. Watch SketchUp Techniques: Scenes here.
View this two parts tutorial that explains how to set up animation clips and program functionality of an interactive character in Adobe Flash. Video Tutorials: Setting up Animations (duration: 12:24, size: 144.1 MB) Programming functionality – part 1 (duration: 17:10, size: 201 MB) Programming functionality – part 2 (duration: 7:12, size: 76.3 MB) Supporting file: […]
This video tutorial shows how to turn an old stereoscopic photo into anaglyph 3D image that can be viewed with 3D anaglyph glasses. Click here to download the source image for this project titled “The stereograph as an educator” by a company called Underwood & Underwood, 1901. Click here to view or download the video […]
Read Disruptions: For a Restful Night, Make Your Smartphone Sleep on the Couch by Nick Bilton, The New York Times “We’ve all been there. You wake up in the middle of the night and grab your smartphone to check the time — it’s 3 a.m. — and see an alert. Before you know it, you […]
Read Slavery as New Focus for a Game Assassin’s Creed: Liberation Examines Colonial Blacks by Chris Suellentrop, The New York Times “In what sounds like a joke by a stand-up comic — Chris Rock? Dave Chappelle? — with a fondness for PlayStation, the greatest black heroine in the history of video games was forced to […]