HALO 3 TOURNAMENT ON FRIDAY: WIN THE GAME!

That’s right! Don’t go and buy your copy of Halo 3 just yet… come and win it instead! We’ll be holding a free-for-all tournament where the first prize will be your very own copy of this incredible game! Even if you’ve already bought it (and we know many of you have), you can win other [...]

WHY GAMES? Topic Discussion at next Game Dev Meeting

Hello again all,
Just to let  you know, tomorrow’s Game Development Meeting (5:30 PM on Tuesday in CL3 in Uris Library) will be a THEMED DISCUSSION! YAY! That’s right, so we won’t just be reviewing our games this time. Instead, I’ve prepared a little sheet that asks us what it is about games that we like. [...]

9.18 Minutes Are Up

For details on planning for the Halo 3 launch event (sorry, no more Guilty Gear Accent Core!), check them out on the Meeting Minutes page. Current plan is to hold it on Friday, September 28th on Central Campus. Final location still TBD!

Student Games for Fall 2007

That’s right… you now can check the Student Games page to check on what games are being made this semester at Cornell. If you see one you like, be sure to drop by the Game Development Meetings (as of today, being held at 5:30 PM on Tuesdays in CL3) to talk to the group and [...]

Activision wants Cornell grads!

That’s right! Another of the biggest game publishers in the US is looking to hire students from Cornell! They’ve created great games, such at the Call of Duty series, Spider-Man, the Tony Hawk series, and others. Although they seem primarily interested in programmers, they will likely be open to taking applications from any major. To [...]

David Schwartz Farewell

Attention all GDIAC veterans! There will be a farewell gathering for Professor David Schwartz, the founder and, previously, the director of the Game Design Initiative at Cornell on this coming Monday! His constant work to establish and promote GDIAC created a tremendous opportunity for students to organize and create games at Cornell. Please join [...]

9.11.2007 Planning Meeting Minutes available

Yep, they’re here. Hot and fresh from my computer’s silicon circuits to yours. Main points are a rampup in planning for Competitive Games Night/Halo 3/Guilty Gear XX Accent Core launch event, as well as advertising starting up for Game Development Meetings. Lots of little stuff too. Enjoy!
9.11.2007 Minutes

DGA Meeting: 9.11.2007

Huzzah to the max,
The DGA has been allowed to meet in the CL3 Lab in Uris Library for the coming semester. As such, you can join us at the next planning meeting at 5 PM this Tuesday there. Alternatively, come at 5:30, when we’ll switch over to a game development/design talk. We’ll be advertising the [...]

9.4 Meeting minutes now available

Of note, there is talk of a “Competitive Games Night” with Halo 3, Guilty Gear, and possibly other fighting games on Wednesday, September 26th. Also discussing previous issues. Minutes available here.

9.4 DGA Meeting

The DGA meeting set for tomorrow at 5 PM will be in 455 Rhodes Hall, as we are still working to obtain a permanent meeting location.
-Ben