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Virtual Summer Show 2020

Virtual Summer Show 2020

It’s a virtual summer show this year, so we’ve put showreels of material online – follow the link above to see our students’ creative work!

Visiting the Postal Museum

Visiting the Postal Museum

Students taking Games and Gamification module went on a trip to The Postal Museum recently …  

Brains Eden Game Jam 2019

Brains Eden Game Jam 2019

We sent 2 teams to Anglia Ruskin this weekend to take part in the annual Brains Eden Game Jam – here are some pix they sent, all having an amazing time and producing some great games!

Summer Show 2019

Summer Show 2019

It’s that time of year again!  Welcome to the 2019 Summer Show, featuring work from students acroos the School of Computing and Digital Media…

Brains Eden Gamejam 2018

Brains Eden Gamejam 2018

Another exciting year for Londonmet Brains Eden Gamejam teams – this year the theme was “unreliable”.

Summer Show 2018

Summer Show 2018

This year we changed the location of our annual School Summer Show to the new Roding Building.  As usual, we had an entertaining and productive few days – pictures here: https://www.flickr.com/photos/thinkmakeplay/albums/72157698691609155

Making FSX with Music Tech students

Making FSX with Music Tech students

https://www.instagram.com/p/BgpJqzpFe8H/?taken-by=londonmetgames

Global Gamejam 2018

Global Gamejam 2018

This year’s GGJ was held at Accelerator Building in Shoreditch again – it was another exciting weekend that saw current students working alongside professionals to create games in 48 hours. This year’s theme was TRANSMISSION. We were delighted to see some of our Londonmet Games graduates there – artists Matthew Isteed, Ana Da Mota and […]

Brains Eden 2017

Brains Eden 2017

This year’s Brains Eden GameJam team – Erik, Winter, Oliver, Dominika, Andrew and Laura (+ Filippo and Lucien and Kim).  We entered 2 teams, who had a challenging and exciting time competing at the competition in Cambridge over one long weekend.  See more pix on the flickr page here.

Digital Toybox 2017

Digital Toybox 2017

Summer show flickr archive

Global Game Jam 2017 at Londonmet Acc...

Global Game Jam 2017 at Londonmet Accelerator!

http://globalgamejam.org/2017/jam-sites/londonmet-accelerator-global-game-jam This year’s Global Game Jam at Londonmet Accelerator is in full swing as I write this post.  The theme is WAVES, released on Friday evening.  Concepts have been discussed, teams have been formed and everyone is calmly working on their games, fuelled with pizza and pop.  The twitch livestream can be accessed from the site […]

New paper prototype game designs

New paper prototype game designs

Students brought their new game designs into class to test – see more of the work here: Toy making 2017 on Flickr

Brains Eden Gamejam 2016

Brains Eden Gamejam 2016

This year, we sent 2 teams to the Brains Eden Gamejam, an annual competition to design and develop a game in 48h, open to students across Europe. TEAM ROCKET: Winter Mraz (GMAE), Dimitri Xitas (CGP), Quoc Luu (GMAE), Andrew Watson (GMAE) and Oliver Mobbs (CGP) TEAM AQUA: Steven Nagle (CGP), Erik di Biase (CGP), Giuseppe […]

Digital Toybox photos

Digital Toybox photos

Check Steve Blunt’s photos on flickr above and also the Faculty set on Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/FLSCLondonMet/photos/?tab=album&album_id=1053442728082660  

Digital Toybox 2016 – the trail...

Digital Toybox 2016 – the trailer!

Digital Toybox 2016 Summer Show trailer from Nigel Medhurst on Vimeo.

Aida and Simas win The Big Idea Chall...

Aida and Simas win The Big Idea Challenge 2016

Aida Kromelyte and Simas Senavaitis, First Class Hons graduates from BSc Computer Games Modelling and Design, have teamed up to create “Dental Tutors”, an innovative approach to learning about teeth! They took part in this year’s Big Idea Challenge at Accelerator and won their award in the Commercial category.  Celebrations took place at The Trampery […]

New 3D printer

New 3D printer

Winter and Robyn start to play with our new 3D printer – expect some amazing physical prototypes at this year’s summer show!

GGJ 2016 at Accelerator

GGJ 2016 at Accelerator

Erik, Dimitri, Ana and Quoc worked tirelessly all weekend at this year’s Global Game Jam, hosted by Londonmet at Accelerator.  They were part of a team developing “A Clowny Day”, inspired by this year’s theme: RITUAL http://globalgamejam.org/2016/games/clowny-day The jam kicked off on Friday evening with a keynote and the release of the secret theme, then […]

Game Design Year 1

Game Design Year 1

First year students showcase their new prototype game designs.

Global Gamejam Host 2016

Global Gamejam Host 2016

https://www.eventbrite.com/e/global-gamejam-2016-at-london-metropolitan-university-tickets-19671490959 Next year, Londonmet is one of the official hosts for the 2016 Global Gamejam, taking place in Shoreditch from 29-31 Jan. The Global Game Jam (GGJ) is the world’s largest game jam event (game creation) taking place around the world in physical locations. “The weekend stirs a global creative buzz in games, while at the same […]

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