June 23, 2018

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New DV Work: The Inbetweeners – Title Sequence Recreation

A recreation of the title sequence to the UK TV series The Inbetweeners, created by student Emma Welch-Murphy for DVA254 Motion Graphics class using Adobe After Effects. Related PostsHow to Become a Video Game Producer at EA 4 Industries AR is Shaking Up How to Create an Android App from an iOS App What is an Ethical Hacker? 5 Advantages of Private Education Link to this post!

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Game Design Student Ranked Top 8 in VR Tournament – Finals This Weekend!

The Unspoken VR

Game Programming student and avid gamer Jesse Rogers put his skills to the test in The Unspoken VR game tournament against other local gamers taking first in the local and regional competitions. These consecutive wins secured Jesse a spot in the Top 8 to complete in the Finals this weekend in New York City. The Unspoken VR, played on Oculus Rift, is holding a nationwide tournament hosted by Insomniac games, Microsoft and Oculus. The game is a 1v1 magic throwing player vs player game and the winner takes the best of three rounds. Jesse had never played this game before, but…

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Southwest Video Game Showcase Winners

Southwest Video Game Showcase at Phoenix Comicon

UAT Game studios students and alumni featured indie games for four days at Phoenix Comicon at the 4th annual Southwest Video Games Showcase (SWVGS), presented by Game CoLab. “Game CoLab proudly presented its 4th annual video games showcase, highlighting awesome games from Arizona and beyond.” -UAT Professor Ben Reichert The Southwest Video Games Showcase was an opportunity for the public to meet the game developers, play their games, and sit in on industry panels, vote on awards and more. SWVGS was held May 25-28, 2017 at the Phoenix Convention Center during Phoenix Comicon in the Hall of Heroes, among celebrities and other…

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New DV Work: Happy Hands – short drama film (NSFW)

Short dramatic film about the consequences of a desperate young man’s decisions. Created by students Emma Welch-Murphy, Carlie Kratz, and Madison LaCross for DVA241 Digital Video Production class. NSFW: Contains strong language. Link to this post!Related PostsFilm Your Final 48-Hour Film Challenge Voice Recognition – AI for Audio Alumni Highlight: Gage Roland 7th Annual Tempe Geeks Night Out

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New DV Work: Gold Prospecting in Arizona – short documentary film

A short documentary about amateur gold prospectors in Arizona, produced by students Charlotte Foley and Harmony Summer Jones for DVA241 Digital Video Production class. Link to this post!Related PostsThis Musical Tesla Coil Circuit Plays Tetris Theme Song UAT CCDC Team Places 3rd, Qualifying for Regionals Thought Leader: What’s In It For Me? What is Network Security? Global Game Jam Winners: ‘Transmissions’ Well Received

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New DV Work: Typography – Gilmore Girls

Typographic animation of a scene from the TV series Gilmore Girls, created by student Carlie Kratz for DVA254 Motion Graphics class using Adobe After Effects. Link to this post!Related PostsCCDC Qualifier This Saturday at UAT UAT is Host to 2018 Phoenix Global Game Jam Innovation From Day 1: Provost Challenge Importance of Emotional Intelligence Opportunity is Right in Front of You

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Custom Whiskered Away Xbox Controllers Made By Local Startup

Whiskered-Away indie game

The Phoenix Global Game Jam returned to UAT for the second consecutive year in January, bringing game developers from all over the Valley to our campus. UAT Game Studios students came out in full force forming small teams and collaborating their skills to make a playable game in just 48 hours. The result was over 20 completed indie games revolving around the theme of waves, which gave team “Whiskered Away” a fun idea for a 2D party game. See the most recent trailer here. Picture a beach with cute, colorful cats collecting shiny coins, but this treasure belongs to Poseidon….

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New DV Work: The Perks of Being a Wallflower – Spec Title Sequence

Spec title sequence for the feature film The Perks of Being a Wallflower, created by student Charlotte Foley for DVA254 Motion Graphics class using Adobe After Effects. Link to this post!Related Posts“Instinct” Military Survival Film Wins Two Awards UAT Game Students Playtest Game for Local Developer E-Line Media Importance of Professional Networking EcoDefense, An Art & Animation Student’s Game Concept to Inspire Greener Living Indie Alumni Game Studio Live in the Game Releases New Game “Lunarsea”

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New DV Work: Typography – Ringo Starr’s MS Paint Art

This typographic animation of a sketch from The Gamegrumps was created by student Charlotte Foley for DVA254 Motion Graphics class using Adobe After Effects. Link to this post!Related PostsVP of Insight Enterprises, Curt Cornum To Speak at UAT UAT Computer Science Professor Judges Science Fair Save the Date – Fall Student Innovation Project Fair (SIP) DV film “Toppled” Now Online Veterans Day Celebration at UAT

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Spooky Locations Give “Help Falls” Horror Film Cred

Help Falls-winners at Student Innovation Project Fair (SIP)

“Help Falls” is the collaboration of UAT Digital Video cinematic innovators who dreamed up the idea for this interactive, horror film that allows the viewer to interact along with the movie and choose the ending on behalf of the main character, featuring up to 30 possible endings. A choose your own adventure of the horror variety… let’s see what happens next! As a team, Jordan Wippell, Brandon Scott and Gwyneth Christoffel, make up Brandingo Films and have collaborated on numerous shorts in their time spent at UAT. “We started working together on an official music video project for They Might…

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