On Friday, April 6th, the UGL is teaming up with Playful by Design to bring gaming to the Spring Symposium! The main events will take place in the new Armory Innovation Spaces at the Armory building. In this post, you’ll find a schedule of events for that Friday and a preview of some of the retro games we’ll be bringing that you will be able to play!
We will be a part of the all-day events going from 10:30 a.m. to 4:20 p.m. in Armory room 182! Listed below are the events taking place all day.
GAME DESIGN OPEN HOUSE
Share your latest game designs or hear from others working on designing games! This group will be lead by Victor Mouschovias.
VINTAGE TABLE TOP AND VIDEO GAMES
Vintages Games will be hosted by the Undergraduate Library! We have brought a variety of retro games for you to play. There will also be vintage table top games for you and your friends to play.
List of Retro Games
- Tetris & Dr. Mario (SNES)
- Super Mario All Stars (SNES)
- Castlevania Bloodlines (Sega Genesis)
- Kid Icarus (Nintendo Gameboy)
- A Legend of Zelda: A Link to the Past (SNES)
- Bust a Move 4 (Nintendo Gameboy)
- Donkey Kong Country (SNES)
- Star Fox (SNES)
- Super Mario Kart (SNES)
- Sonic the Hedgehog (Sega Genesis)
- Ninja Gaiden (NES)
- Street Fighter 2 Turbo (SNES)
Self-Organized Networking & Design Sessions
Throughout the day there will be other speaking sessions and events! At any time, you can have impromptu workshops or continue discussing these topics by signing up to reserve space at the registration table.
For a complete schedule including Thursday and Saturday events, you can check the event web-page. Optionally, you can register for the event and say you’re going on the Facebook event page.