Two University of Arkansas at Little Rock students are in awe over all the support shown for their dog rescue shelter simulation game, whose $16,000 fundraising campaign on Kickstarter was reached in just over 48 hours.

‘To The Rescue’ game designers break fundraising goal in just two days

Two University of Arkansas at Little Rock students are in awe over all the support shown for their dog rescue shelter simulation game. Their $16,000 fundraising campaign on Kickstarter was reached in just over 48 hours. Continue reading “‘To The Rescue’ game designers break fundraising goal in just two days”

UA Little Rock students and faculty have created a space-western storytelling card game called Galactic Scoundrels. They are (L to R) Tanner Marshall, Brad Sims, Olivia Dunlap, Joe Williams, and Robbie Hunt. Photo by Ben Krain/UA Little Rock Communications and Marketing.

UA Little Rock game creators raise more than $27K to manufacture game

A group of University of Arkansas at Little Rock employees, students, and alumni who created a space-western storytelling card game – dubbed Galactic Scoundrels – have reached their online fundraising goal to raise enough money to have the game manufactured, breaking their fundraising goal by more than $10,000.  Continue reading “UA Little Rock game creators raise more than $27K to manufacture game”

The University of Arkansas at Little Rock will host a Global Game Jam Jan. 26-28 for adults who are interested in creating a game in 48 hours.

UA Little Rock to host Global Game Jam Jan. 26-28

The University of Arkansas at Little Rock will host a Global Game Jam Jan. 26-28 for adults who are interested in creating a game in 48 hours. Continue reading “UA Little Rock to host Global Game Jam Jan. 26-28”

Joseph Williams

UALR to offer video game writing this fall

In 1983, 12-year-old Joe Williams loved to write codes for computer games on his friend’s TRS-80, one of the earliest mass-produced personal computers on the market.

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