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RIT@GDC2015: Game Developers Conference 2015 in photos

Game Developers Conference 2015 officially wrapped up last Friday in San Francisco. Here are some photos from the busiest week in the gaming industry:      

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RIT@GDC2015: Super Daryl Deluxe wins award at Intel University Games Showcase

Fourth-year RIT students Dan Plate and Gary Porter won first place in the Visual Quality category of the 2015 Intel University Games Showcase last night for their forthcoming video game, Super Daryl Deluxe. Plate, an illustration major, created the game’s visual elements while Porter, a game design and development major, wrote the code. Both students more »

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RIT@GDC2015: The games of the MAGIC booth

RIT’s Media, Arts, Games, Interaction and Creativity Center inaugural Game Developers Conference booth features three student-developed games and one game developed by a local Rochester gaming company. The booth opened on Wednesday and has seen strong interest from GDC attendees. Splattershmup was developed by class of 15 RIT students and blends the classic shoot-em-up arcade more »

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RIT@GDC2015: Introducing the MAGIC booth

RIT’s Media, Arts, Games, Interaction and Creativity Center opened its Game Developers Conference 2015 booth today on the expo floor. The booth features four games created by RIT students and alumni: Splattershmup, A.V., Super Daryl Deluxe and Wulverblade. This is the first year that MAGIC has hosted a booth at GDC. Check back tomorrow for more »

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RIT@GDC2015: Welcome to Game Developers Conference 2015

More than 100 RIT students, alumni, staff and faculty traveled to San Francisco this week to attend Game Developers Conference 2015, the world’s largest professional gaming industry event of the year. The conference began on Monday and wraps up on Friday. Today marks the opening of the expo floor, which features recruiters from virtually every major gaming more »

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‘Athenaeum’ honors RIT’s great grads

The summer edition of Athenaeum is now available throughout campus and online. With the end of another academic year, Athenaeum celebrates RIT’s graduates and gives a special ‘shout out’ to the first class of Rochester City Scholars that will cross the commencement stage this weekend. These students, formerly from the Rochester City School District, have set more »

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