Events

 
Friday, April 7th, 2017

Annual Games Showcase

Our annual exhibition of student games made in the Game Design and Development program will be held in the Center for Innovation and Entrepreneurship from 1pm to 5pm. See the flyer below for details.

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January 20th - January 22nd, 2017

Global Game Jam

For the fourth year in a row, Quinnipiac University will be an official site for the annual Global Game Jam. The event starts at 5pm Friday January 20th, when this year's theme will be revealed. The lab will be open all weekend. Jammers will gather at the conclusion of the event and informally share their creations.

This event is open to the community. All are welcome!

Find more information here:
https://globalgamejam.org/2017/jam-sites/ggj-game-design-development-lab-quinnipiac-university-2017

 
Friday, Novemeber 4th, 2016

Nick Fortugno: Games For Impact

Nick Fortugno, chief creative officer of Playmatics in New York and founder of the Come Out and Play Festival, will discuss the apps he has developed as well as how he guides the creative vision of Playmatics, when he lectures at 3:30 p.m. on Friday, Nov. 4, in the Mount Carmel Auditorium at Quinnipiac University. This event is free and open to the public.

Fortugno is a recognized game designer worldwide who has created mobile game titles for AMC’s “Breaking Bad” and “The Walking Dead.” He also was the leading designer for the blockbuster hit mobile game Diner Dash.

Playmatics is an award winning game design company that focuses on merging story and interactive experiences through digital and real-world contexts.

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