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A Temporary Forum on the FACT Website

12/02/10

FACT is now hosting a temporary discussion forum on the website One of the upcoming developments on the FACT website will the integration of social aspects such as commenting and discussion features. …
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FACT Website Update

11/02/10

The FACT website has been updated with more features, improved usability and slicker design Today, FACT has launched the first update to its website since it launched in December. There are a number o…
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FACT flies West for the Winter (Games)

11/02/10

\r\nThis week FACT is travelling to the Winter Olympics in Vancouver!\r\n Freehand (FACT’s young people’s programme) and tenantspin (our pioneering community broadcast project with Arena H…
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VIDEO: A Life of Gaming; In Song...

10/02/10

A track by UK-based musician Dan Bull charting the journey through his life in games \r\n\r\n\r\n\r\n\r\n\r\nGeneration Gaming takes the listener through musician Dan Bull's gaming life from the early…
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VIDEO: Augmented Reality Zombie Massacre!

10/02/10

An augmented reality zombie shooter game demonstrating the unique possbilities that the technolgoy presents \r\n\r\n\r\n\r\n\r\n\r\nDesigned at the Georgia Tech Augmented Environments Lab and the Sava…
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COMPETITION: Win FACT Membership & a Nintendo DSi!

08/02/10

Enter our competition for the chance to win FACT membership and a Nintendo DSi This fortnight (Monday 8 February - Sunday 21 February) is the last in our Space Invaders exhibition - and the last for o…
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VIDEO: Narcissism is the Key to Successful Video Game Design

05/02/10

Lauded game designer Will Wright discusses the need for a narcissistic approach to video game design \r\n\r\n\r\n\r\n\r\n\r\nWill Wright (Wikipedia) is the lauded game designer who created games such …
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VIDEO: How to Become a Video Game Designer

05/02/10

A presentation on what game designers do and what skills you need to be one \r\n\r\n\r\n\r\n\r\n\r\n\r\nHere, Matthew Jeffery of EA Games provides an insight into what it takes to become a game design…
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VIDEO: Augmented Reality Drone Battles

03/02/10

A demonstration of how augmented reality can bring new gaming possibilites to real-world scenarios \r\n\r\n\r\n\r\n\r\n\r\nAugmented reality, the layering of computer generated graphics over real-word…
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VIDEO: Video Games in Concert

29/01/10

Video Games Live is a spectacular, orchestrated production based on the world of gaming \r\n\r\n\r\n\r\n\r\n\r\nThis video presents an introduction to Video Games Live, a spectacular orchestrated show…
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