Use Our Facebook

Please go to our Facebook group at http://www.facebook.com/ groups/GameMakersUnion and vote in the various polls we have well under way. We really need as many of our members input as possible about their preferred games, systems, and what they can volunteer for our what we want to be an epic games night Monday. Please communicate…

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Is GMUnion doing good?

Hey everybody!! What did you think of our club so far??? We ABSOLUTELY *NEED* YOUR FEEDBACK! We HAVE to get constructive criticism, or we’ll just lose membership. Was there anything you didn’t like? What do you want us to do? How can we improve what we did? What direction would you like the club to…

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Just found a great resourse: Webseries about games!

Recently I have learned of the webseries called `Extra Credits`. It is a informational/entertaing web series about gaming, with plenty of topics to choose from. In five seasons so far, I’ve seen just from the episode names that they cover things from design, to issues in the industry, and what developers and doing wrong, what…

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Unity 101 Workshop

On Monday 24th we will have our first workshop on Unity.  We will break up into 4 different teams learning common Unity3d skills. All four leaders will start with the basics and then break off into specific branches focusing on different aspects of unity. The new formations will be based on people’s interests. The goal…

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Great Canadian Appathon

The Great Canadian Appathon is back! The game design competition is hosted by a company local to Toronto, XMG.  This is their 3rd time. For those who don’t know, this a 48 hour competition for post-secondary  students.  Two years ago 70 groups participated, this year it’s expected there will likely be more. In this Digital Media…

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Game Jam! Monday 17!

Alright guys, so next week we are going to have a “game jam”!  We are going to form teams of around four people led by an executive experienced in Unity3d to design a game in a few hours. Don’t worry, the executive will be there help the team complete the game. We will reveal a…

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Survival Island

[wp2_UnityObject altimage=”http://gator5.hostgator.com/~gmunion/our_projects/_project_caps/Game_Survival_Island.png” src=”http://stw.ryerson.ca/~gmunion/our_projects/Survival%20Island/WebPlayer.unity3d” /] A tutorial completed GMU members Game Size: 6 MB Game Instructions: Movement: WASD LMB: Throw coconut You can wander off, you can also wander off the edge of the map, play the game!…

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