Press

GIL Artist in Residence a Keynote Speaker for the Global Game Jam!

Check it out! Artist in Residence at the Game Innovation Lab at NYU-Poly, Kaho researches and builds games that utilize technology to bring people together face to face. An important part of her practice is… Read More…

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Night Games, featuring artists and designers from GIL

  Night Games brings people together within an interactive musical game environment to collaborate in an act of co-creation through rhythm and dance. This interactive musical environment inspires players to interact with a rich fantasy… Read More…

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A look back at the World Science Festival 2013

This was the second year the Game Innovation Lab opened it's doors for the World Science Fair's Innovation Square.  Hundreds of guests visited our research space and got to play with the software we've been… Read More…

Indie Tech Talk at NYU Poly Game Innovation Lab with Dona Bailey in the News

      "Industry veteran Dona Bailey paid a visit to NYU-Poly's Game Innovation Lab recently to talk about her experience in Atari's coin-op division in the early 1980s, where she co-developed Centipede along with Ed Logg… Read More…

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Sifteo Game Jam Success!

“They’re going to start giving these things out at McDonald’s,” joked Mike Frasco ’13DM as he surveyed the tiny, plastic cubes laid out for the Game Innovation Lab’s latest Game Jam event on a recent… Read More…

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Videogame On—in Brooklyn – WSJ.com

Videogame On—in Brooklyn – WSJ.com. From the Wall Street Journal: Downtown Brooklyn, which has been struggling to attract more hip technology companies, has lured a new tenant that arguably epitomizes the nerdy-cool image it wants… Read More…

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Beautiful Spread about GIL in latest issue of ACM’s Interactions

ACM did a great interview with our director about the Game Innovation Lab: http://interactions.acm.org/archive/view/september-october-2012/game-innovation-lab-nyu-poly Read More…

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Some of Keita Takahashi’s Video Game Dreams Will Come True This Summer, And You Can Play Them [Kotaku]

Some great press from Kotaku and sketches of our upcoming co-sponsered event with the creator of Katamari Damacy. http://kotaku.com/5930196/some-of-keita-takhashis-video-game-dreams-will-come-true-this-summer-and-you-can-play-them   Read More…

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Game Innovation Lab and Game Center get a shoutout in the NYTimes

Game development in New York is a thriving community that features triple-A title makers like SOHO-based Rockstar Games. Dozens of independents and small studios create titles for Apple iOS and Facebook platforms and they meet… Read More…

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Nyu-Poly ranked in the Top Game Design Programs by the Princeton Review

 The Princeton Review (www.princetonreview.com) — one of the nation's best-known education services companies — today reported its third annual list naming the schools with the best programs to study video game design. The Princeton Review… Read More…

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Events

April 25 @ 7:00 PM - 9:00 PM

Topic: Post GDC – The News and Updates from Unity at GDC Description: Carl Callewaert, Unity's Lead Evangelist, will be back in NY bringing the latest Unity news and updates from GDC, and you definitely… Read More…

May 8 @ 7:00 PM - 9:00 PM

Programmers: Who Needs ‘Em? Read More…

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