Game Development Club

The purpose of this club is to bring together students of different disciplines in order to explore the creation of video games. The club also seeks to expand its members’ knowledge of the tools, techniques, and processes used in contemporary video game development. Members will collaborate on game development projects of their own choosing and explore their creativity in the game development space.

 

Go forth.

 

 

Make games.

 

 

Be awesome.

 

If you are not a member of our club, but would like to learn more about us, you can contact us at isu.gdc.president@gmail.com or isu.gdc.secretary@gmail.com.


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News & Announcements

January 23, 2017

[ISU_GDC] Twitch Time's Back BAYBEE

Oh man, guys...RYAN AND I ARE BACK AND RARIN' TO GO! But no ho ho, Monday's aren't the only day we're going to be streaming. Wednesdays bring us the dames of development Isabel Milano and Brittney Blackburn.

Now, many of you are Twitch Time veterans, but since we now have multiple hosts we have a new Twitch channel for you guys to follow. We're no longer going to be announcing Twitch time over email, so make sure to follow us and turn on notifications. If that's not your cup of tee, follow us on Twitter (https://twitter.com/isu_gdc) where we'll announce everytime we're live.

https://www.twitch.tv/isugdc

 

February 25, 2017

[ISU_GDC] How Do Pitch Jam

TL;DR

Pitch Jam - Friday 6PM - Saturday 6PM @ Durham 0171

General Meeting - Mondays 7PM @ Durham 0171

Workspace -  Saturdays 12PM @ Pearson 0141

Exec Meeting - Saturday 11AM @ Pearson 0141

 

Pitch Jam

Come one, come all, to the GDC Pitch Jam! It will be taking place from Friday, March 3 @ 6PM to Saturday, March 3 @ 6PM. It's 24 hours of creativity, but don't be intimdiated-- no actual creation is required! It's a fun of even of conceptulization and design, so please feel free to come join us! If you're interested in learning more about what a Pitch Jam is, please be sure to attending this week's general meeting.

 

 

This Week’s Meeting

This week we'll be discussing what a Pitch Jam is. We'll be discussing their purpose and how to do one in preparation for our Pitch Jam this coming weekend. As usual, we'l be meeting Monday at 7PM every week in Durham 0171.

 

Workspace

There will be a workspace Saturday in Pearson 0141 if you have something you would like work on and just want to get out of the house for a bit. We meet at 12PM - 2PM, so stop on by if you want.

 

 

Have a great week! 

Quote Master V

 

  

{ " I need healing. " }

Genji Shimada, Overwatch

 

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February 18, 2017

[ISU_GDC] Board Games vs. Video Games

TL;DR

General Meeting - Mondays 7PM @ Durham 0171

Workspace -  Saturdays 12PM @ Pearson 0141

Exec Meeting - Saturday 11AM @ Pearson 0141

Workshop - 12PM @ Pearson 0141

 

 

Microsoft Game Development Workshop

You read that right-- Microsoft will be here on campus hosting a Game Development Workshop on Unity. It'll be on Tuesday, February 21 at 7PM-9PM. You will be learning how to make a first-person shooter using Unity. Please have Unity 5 installed before the workshop, and RSVP for free pizza! Link: https://www.facebook.com/events/104604906727466/​

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HackISU Workshop

President Jacob will be hosting a workshop for HackISU on Unity Basics. It'll be on Thursday, February 23 at 5:10PM-7PM. It'll be a great opportunity for those who are new to Game Development and want to learn more about how to use Unity. Please go and attend and support our prez!

 

 

This Week’s Meeting

This week we’ll be discussing board games and how they relate to video games! Come ready for a fun game night of laughs and amusement! As usual, we will be meeting Monday at 7PM every week in Durham 0171. Can't wait to see you all there!

 

Workspace

Come to the workspace Saturday in Pearson 0141 if you have something you would like work on and just want to get out of the house for a bit. We meet at 12PM - 2PM, so stop on by if you want.

This week in Workspace there will be a Workshop. It'll be a continuation of last week's workshop on physics, also known as Physics Pt. 2. for anyone who is interested in learning more about it. The workshop is from 12 - 1PM in Pearson 0141. The workshop is completely optional, otherwise normal Workspace will be held from 12PM - 2PM as usual.


 

Have a good week!
Quote Master V

  

{{ " There's a time and place for everything! But not now. " }}
Professor Oak, Pokemon

 

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February 4, 2017

[ISU_GDC] Re-Election Week

TL;DR

General Meeting - Mondays 7PM @ Durham 0171

Workspace -  Saturdays 12PM @ Pearson 0141

Exec Meeting - Saturday 11AM @ Pearson 0141

 

This Week’s Meeting

This coming week we will be doing RE-ELECTIONS for the position of President. Sadly, our wonderful Madame President will be stepping down, so if you are interested in the position, please come prepared with a short 3 minute speech. If you unable to physically make it to the meeting, you can send in your speech to secretary email and an exec member will read it out for you.

 

Requirements for Presidency:

  • Have and maintain a 2.0 cumulative GPA

  • Be taking 6+ credits

  • Ability to lead meetings

  • Should be able to dedicate at least 6 hours a week to this club

  • Needs to take President Training

 

As usual, we will be meeting Monday at 7PM every week in Durham 0171.

 

Workspace

Workspace will be on Saturday in Pearson 0141 if you have something you would like work on and just want to get out of the house for a bit. We meet at 12PM - 2PM, so stop on by if you want. There will not be a Workspace this weekend.

 

Signing Out,
Quote Master V

 

{{ " If you do the right thing... Does it really make... everybody... happy? " }}

Moon Child, Legend of Zelda: Majora's Mask

 

 

 

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February 4, 2017

[ISU_GDC] Re-Election Week

TL;DR

General Meeting - Mondays 7PM @ Durham 0171

Workspace -  Saturdays 12PM @ Pearson 0141

Exec Meeting - Saturday 11AM @ Pearson 0141

 

This Week’s Meeting

This coming week we will be doing RE-ELECTIONS for the position of President. Sadly, our wonderful Madame President will be stepping down, so if you are interested in the position, please come prepared with a short 3 minute speech. If you unable to physically make it to the meeting, you can send in your speech to secretary email and an exec member will read it out for you.

 

Requirements for Presidency:

  • Have and maintain a 2.0 cumulative GPA

  • Be taking 6+ credits

  • Ability to lead meetings

  • Should be able to dedicate at least 6 hours a week to this club

  • Needs to take President Training

 

As usual, we will be meeting Monday at 7PM every week in Durham 0171.

 

Workspace

Workspace will be on Saturday in Pearson 0141 if you have something you would like work on and just want to get out of the house for a bit. We meet at 12PM - 2PM, so stop on by if you want. There will not be a Workspace this weekend.

 

Signing Out,
Quote Master V

 

{{ " If you do the right thing... Does it really make... everybody... happy? " }}

Moon Child, Legend of Zelda: Majora's Mask

 

 

 

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