Game Design Expo Industry Day Sold Out!

By VFS Web Team, on December 10, 2008

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Missed out? Interested in breaking into game design?
Spaces are still available to the VFS Game Design program's freeOpen House on Sunday, February 8, 2009, where attendees will be able to:
- Learn about the world-renowned one-year program at VFS
- Hear from Head of Department Dave Warfield, faculty, students, and alumni
- Play student-created games
- Take sample classes like Level Design and Storytelling
And for the first time, we're offering a special schedule of industry guests speaking on topics sure to fascinate and inspire Open House attendees, including:
My First 90 Days at LucasArts
LucasArts' Matt Manuel
10 Secrets to Designing Instantly Enjoyable and Addictive Games
Big Fish Games' Nick Newhard & Jake Birkett
Design Through Prototyping Vicarious Visions' Brandon Van Slyke
Women in Games Panel moderated by Big Fish Games Creative Talent Recruiter Noelle Hunt Bennett and featuring Brenda Bailey (Deep Fried Entertainment), Krissie Franco (Women in Games International/Hydrogen Whiskey Studios), Tara Mustapha (EA), and Susannah Skerl (Hothead Games).
You'll also be among the first to get all the details about a $30,000 Women in Games Scholarship to VFS, and other scholarship opportunities too.
Everyone's welcome to this free event! It was booked to capacity last year, so register early!