Building upon the existing great studio culture, we will be providing some very useful books to assist your studies. These belong to the team but also reflect some of the excellent title in the UCA library. As such we want them to be used but are not to be taken out of the studios =]
Here’s a short list of fun, interesting, cultural and historic attractions you could visit during our week in Berlin (in addition to Transmediale and CTM). Hackescher Markt – street art, brilliant graffiti and shops (S/ Hackescher Markt) Fernsehturm, TV Tower – great views of the city from the viewing deck or rotating restaurant (S, U/Alexander Platz) Spy […]
Today in Berlin its -3 and its been snowing in the last few days =] The fact that there will be snow is important to reflect upon, its cold and there will be wind chill. So, make sure you have a good pair of shoes i.e. not canvas/ material tops which will get soaked through in a minute […]
London Modular Meet in Kingston this weekend was a brilliant insight in those who dwell in the niche uber nerdy cool sub culture of module sound design, bleeps, hacks and tweaks. Shorts video highlights from the event: Modular sound design – synth electronic sounds creation – are custom built synth modules (Eurorack setups), which can […]
CTM Performance / installation with Hatsune Miku. Initiated by Mari Matsutoya in collaboration with Laurel Halo, Darren Johnston, LaTurbo Avedon and Martin Sulzer 5 and 6 February 2016 21:00 HKW, Auditorium *This concert event will require a separate booking and is not covered by the Kombi Pass. Bizarre over-sized holograms, bring it on!
There are 2 documents that are really important to have for our trip to Berlin, your passport and a EHIC card. Each of you going on the Berlin Trip need to get a European Health Insurance Card to ensure free access to health care in Germany, in the unlikely event that you will need it =] Apply for […]
Playable City Conference Day, Watershed Bristol. A great day hearing inspiring people and companies making amazing fun brilliant joyful work! Very refreshing. Keep an eye on the Festival of Ideas and Playable City as other events and talks will take place throughout the year.
BETA Public 5 – games and performance @ Camden Peoples Theatre (NW1 2PY). Tuesday 17th Wednesday 18th and Thursday 19th November “Beta Public, the night of videogames and performance I run with Pat Ashe, will become THREE NIGHTS of videogames and performance this November 17-19th at CPT! This will be a bit of a trial […]
UCA SEVERE WEATHER TEXT ALERT SERVICE As we are heading in to the winter months I am writing to remind you that the UCA has a Text Alert Service set-up for students and staff to subscribe to. This service is in place so that you can be kept up to date on the status of […]
UCA Farnham Library computer games/ format list November 2015. Use it people! Call of Duty: Black Ops III Activision, 2015 *** Coming Soon 1886: The Order Sony, 2014 *** Coming Soon Assassin’s Creed: Syndicate Ubisoft, 2015 *** Coming Soon Uncharted Collection Sony, 2015 *** Coming Soon Bloodborne Sony computer entertainment, 2015. Brothers. A tale […]
Pocket Gamer CONNECTS Games Conference 18-19th January 2016 Based in London EC1 at The Brewery, this conference is another great opportunity to see what new ideas are coming out the indie dev scene and gain valuable insights from developer talks. Event sponsors include: I am investigating getting a number of free tickets for the second day […]
At UCA there are many e-resouces at your desposal to support you CGA studies. Here are a sample of the excellent games documentaries available online. These can be found in the category called Media and Digital Arts, (which in the near future will be renamed a to Computer Games Arts). https://estream.ucreative.ac.uk/View.aspx?ID=16512~5c~UfE46AWrnO (If the link asks […]