SpaceBox was designed and constructed by an Emergent Media Center (EMC) team of Champlain students mentored by Professor Ken Howell and Terry Sehr, MFA alumni and Faculty Advisor. SpaceBox is meant to bring childhood wonder to life, a magical time when we make believe, taking ourselves on any adventure we [...]
Thu, Apr 13, 2017, Continue reading at the source
By Freeman Fletcher (FILM ’18) Keanu Reeves, star of John Wick 2, shocked to find out that he is indeed Canadian. (Courtesy: dlisted.com) The other night, I went to see John Wick: Chapter 2, the sequel to one of the better Hollywood action offerings of the last decade. The sequel is even [...]
Tue, Mar 07, 2017, Continue reading at the source
It’s Been a crazy Semester so far! The Emergent Media Center has been super busy with projects this semester! Here’s a little taste of what’s been going on in the EMC. Game Developer’s Conference (GDC) 2017 The Sandbox Team has made the trek to San Francisco to debut Spacebox! Stay [...]
Thu, Mar 02, 2017, Continue reading at the source
By Laura Reilly (EGPR ’18) It’s a great year to be studying abroad in Montréal! 2017 marks the city’s 375th anniversary, which means there are celebrations everywhere! Montreal en Lumiere is a two week long festival that takes place all over Montreal each year, from live performances to a 3.6 kilometer [...]
Mon, Feb 27, 2017, Continue reading at the source
By Halee Bernier (BUSA ’18) As our fifth week in wintry Montreal came to an end, we escaped the cold during our Friday morning Environmental Earth science class and visited the Concordia Greenhouse. Just a short metro ride away, and located at Montreal’s second-largest English-language university, it is one of the [...]
Mon, Feb 27, 2017, Continue reading at the source
The Champlain College Emergent Media Center’s Sandbox team has been selected to showcase their SpaceBox project for alt.ctrl.GDC 2017!!! The Game Developers Conference (GDC) is the world’s largest professional game industry event with over 27,000 attendees. alt.ctrl.GDC is one of GDC’s most acclaimed interactive spaces, an on-site showcase of alternative [...]
Tue, Dec 20, 2016, Continue reading at the source
“They are Man’s and they cling to me, appealing from their fathers. This boy is Ignorance and this girl is Want. Beware them both, and all of their degree, but most of all beware this boy for on his brow I see that written which is Doom, unless the writing [...]
Tue, Dec 13, 2016, Continue reading at the source
Thanks to everyone for showing up to the meeting last night.  I hope the information and networking proves useful.  As promised here’s a link to the slides: https://docs.google.com/presentation/d/1GFWt2MEJ5E-vqr8DpT-sHQAuoZee8MmwR1PJQ8Ctax4/edit?usp=sharing [...]
Thu, Sep 15, 2016, Continue reading at the source
Who said flow charts were not useful? [...]
Tue, Apr 05, 2016, Continue reading at the source
Facebook’s IP policy is quite incompatible with the production requirements of modern Game Developers. Anything you post to Facebook is “effectively” owned by Facebook. Study this incredibly disingenuous piece of double-speak, and you will find that it basically says: “All your base are belong to us.*” *Terms and conditions apply. See: [...]
Tue, Feb 03, 2015, Continue reading at the source