Category: Reports

Hal Sandbach – Head of Design at d3t Ltd

Hal Sandbach, head of design at d3t Ltd, came into the University of Bolton to give us a talk on two main subjects which were very informative. The one subject which interested me the most was ‘psychology in games’. Free-to-play games on the mobile platform have created a system in which to bring people back […]

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Arthur Parsons – Game Director at TT Games

Arthur Parson, a game director at TT Games, came to give us a lecture on his career and what he has learnt in the process of being in the industry. He brought up many interesting topics during this lecture but the one that caught my attention the most was ‘intellectual property’. With intellectual property, it […]

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Andrew Pottage – Founder of Pixul

Andrew Pottage, founder of Pixul, visited us at the University of Bolton to give us a lecture on his experience within the industry and the types of techniques that he has picked up from this. One topic which caught my attention was ‘be creative with marketing’. This is an interesting topic because it gets you […]

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Chris McCoy – Lead Designer at 360 Studios

Chris McCoy, a lead designer at 360 Studios and former student at the University of Bolton, visited to give us a talk about the topic, ‘from university to industry’. One of the points brought up in this talk which interested me the most was, ‘what mobile platform to develop for’. Chris mentioned that the Android […]

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Matthew Oakley – Marketing Artist at Ubisoft Reflections

At the University of Bolton, Matthew Oakley, a marketing artist at Ubisoft Reflections, visited to give us a talk on his career as an artist and the experience he has had doing so. One of the points brought up by Matthew, which grabbed my attention was, ‘signing an NDA’. An NDA, non-disclosure agreement, is a […]

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Nigel Kershaw – Freelance Game Designer

A freelance game designer, Nigel Kershaw, visited the University of Bolton to give us a talk. His presentation topic was ‘what does a game designer actually do?’ He started off by talking about his background in the industry, which was extremely interesting as he has a great amount of experience. One of the points which […]

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