<link>https://www.speldesign.uu.se/news</link> <description /> <item> <title>Samarbete med Region Gotland leder till ett nytt gotländskt brädspel https://www.speldesign.uu.se/news?tarContentId=1076550&rssTarget=500522&rssTitle=&newsDetailSiteNodeId=136126&newsListSiteNodeId=136126&showLeadIn=true&languageId=1&tarContentId=516014 <p>F&ouml;rra &aring;rets julkalender, <em>Kronprinsen som f&ouml;rsvann</em>,&nbsp;har blivit ett br&auml;dspel i ett unikt samarbete mellan produktionsbolaget Baluba, Uppsala universitets spelutbildning och Region<br /> Gotland. Spelet &rdquo;Gyllencronas hj&auml;ltar&rdquo; finns tillg&auml;ngligt f&ouml;r gotl&auml;ndska barn<br /> och ungdomar lagom till jul.</p> Tue, 19 Dec 2023 15:06:00 GMT https://www.speldesign.uu.se/news?tarContentId=1076550&rssTarget=500522&rssTitle=&newsDetailSiteNodeId=136126&newsListSiteNodeId=136126&showLeadIn=true&languageId=1&tarContentId=516014 2023-12-19T15:06:00Z Three Teams Nominated at Swedish Game Awards https://www.speldesign.uu.se/news?tarContentId=1066494&rssTarget=500522&rssTitle=&newsDetailSiteNodeId=136126&newsListSiteNodeId=136126&showLeadIn=true&languageId=1&tarContentId=516014 <p>Swedish Game Awards&nbsp;will be held 8-9 September 2023&nbsp;in Stockholm.&nbsp;Among the nominated&nbsp;games are three teams&nbsp;from the Department of Game Design!</p> <p><a href="https://www.gameawards.se/nominees-2023">www.gameawards.se/nominees-2023</a><br /> ​Fail Fail Succeed<br /> Ball Bash<br /> Haunted Heist</p> Thu, 31 Aug 2023 14:01:00 GMT https://www.speldesign.uu.se/news?tarContentId=1066494&rssTarget=500522&rssTitle=&newsDetailSiteNodeId=136126&newsListSiteNodeId=136126&showLeadIn=true&languageId=1&tarContentId=516014 2023-08-31T14:01:00Z Nordic DiGRA (Digital Game Research Association) https://www.speldesign.uu.se/news?tarContentId=1059496&rssTarget=500522&rssTitle=&newsDetailSiteNodeId=136126&newsListSiteNodeId=136126&showLeadIn=true&languageId=1&tarContentId=516014 <p><strong>The Nordic DiGRA Conference returns this spring 2023, this time in Uppsala. This will be a fully in-person&nbsp;two-day event on 27</strong>&ndash;<strong>28 April 2023.&nbsp;</strong>Almost half of our staff from the Department of Game Design will be attending and presenting.</p> Wed, 26 Apr 2023 11:23:00 GMT https://www.speldesign.uu.se/news?tarContentId=1059496&rssTarget=500522&rssTitle=&newsDetailSiteNodeId=136126&newsListSiteNodeId=136126&showLeadIn=true&languageId=1&tarContentId=516014 2023-04-26T11:23:00Z Presentation at GDC in San Francisco https://www.speldesign.uu.se/news?tarContentId=1058958&rssTarget=500522&rssTitle=&newsDetailSiteNodeId=136126&newsListSiteNodeId=136126&showLeadIn=true&languageId=1&tarContentId=516014 <p>Game Developers Conference, GDC, was held in San Francisco, California in May 2023 connecting the Global Game Development Community in one place. One of the speakers was Associate Professor Patrick Prax from the Department of Game Design, together with other colleagues.</p> Thu, 20 Apr 2023 07:38:00 GMT https://www.speldesign.uu.se/news?tarContentId=1058958&rssTarget=500522&rssTitle=&newsDetailSiteNodeId=136126&newsListSiteNodeId=136126&showLeadIn=true&languageId=1&tarContentId=516014 2023-04-20T07:38:00Z SkillMill is presented in international conferences https://www.speldesign.uu.se/news?tarContentId=1027128&rssTarget=500522&rssTitle=&newsDetailSiteNodeId=136126&newsListSiteNodeId=136126&showLeadIn=true&languageId=1&tarContentId=516014 <p><a href="https://uuglobal.shorthandstories.com/skillmill/index.html">SkillMill</a> is an app that helps students identify, understand, and verbalize their soft skills development. The app was developed in collaboration&nbsp;with representatives from several different Nordic universities together with game design students and project managers from the Department of Game Design with EU funding from Erasmus+ Programme.&nbsp;</p> <p></p> <p></p> Thu, 22 Sep 2022 11:18:00 GMT https://www.speldesign.uu.se/news?tarContentId=1027128&rssTarget=500522&rssTitle=&newsDetailSiteNodeId=136126&newsListSiteNodeId=136126&showLeadIn=true&languageId=1&tarContentId=516014 2022-09-22T11:18:00Z Game Design at Almedalen Week https://www.speldesign.uu.se/news?tarContentId=1018886&rssTarget=500522&rssTitle=&newsDetailSiteNodeId=136126&newsListSiteNodeId=136126&showLeadIn=true&languageId=1&tarContentId=516014 <p>Come listen to one or all of the seminars that the Department of Game Design is participating in during Almedalen Week 2022.&nbsp;</p> Wed, 15 Jun 2022 12:11:00 GMT https://www.speldesign.uu.se/news?tarContentId=1018886&rssTarget=500522&rssTitle=&newsDetailSiteNodeId=136126&newsListSiteNodeId=136126&showLeadIn=true&languageId=1&tarContentId=516014 2022-06-15T12:11:00Z Co-creation of a Serious Game About Radiotherapy https://www.speldesign.uu.se/news?tarContentId=1018228&rssTarget=500522&rssTitle=&newsDetailSiteNodeId=136126&newsListSiteNodeId=136126&showLeadIn=true&languageId=1&tarContentId=516014 <p>The Department of Game Design and the Department of Women's and Children's Health at Uppsala University co-created a serious game for children undergoing radiotherapy for cancer treatment. The project has received quite a bit of attention in Swedish and local media (available in Swedish only).</p> Fri, 10 Jun 2022 08:39:00 GMT https://www.speldesign.uu.se/news?tarContentId=1018228&rssTarget=500522&rssTitle=&newsDetailSiteNodeId=136126&newsListSiteNodeId=136126&showLeadIn=true&languageId=1&tarContentId=516014 2022-06-10T08:39:00Z Alumni Days December 9-10 https://www.speldesign.uu.se/news?tarContentId=982040&rssTarget=500522&rssTitle=&newsDetailSiteNodeId=136126&newsListSiteNodeId=136126&showLeadIn=true&languageId=1&tarContentId=516014 <p>Meet former game design students and hear how their careers have developed after they left us. They have a lot of good advice for you and are always interested in hearing about your own projects and goals and expectations.</p> Fri, 03 Dec 2021 09:25:00 GMT https://www.speldesign.uu.se/news?tarContentId=982040&rssTarget=500522&rssTitle=&newsDetailSiteNodeId=136126&newsListSiteNodeId=136126&showLeadIn=true&languageId=1&tarContentId=516014 2021-12-03T09:25:00Z Congratulations, Professor Doris Rusch! https://www.speldesign.uu.se/news?tarContentId=979402&rssTarget=500522&rssTitle=&newsDetailSiteNodeId=136126&newsListSiteNodeId=136126&showLeadIn=true&languageId=1&tarContentId=516014 <p>The installation of&nbsp;new&nbsp;professors&nbsp;at&nbsp;Uppsala University is&nbsp;taking place in Uppsala this week. And among them is our very own first&nbsp;professor in&nbsp;Game Design, Professor Doris Rusch--Congratulations!</p> Tue, 16 Nov 2021 13:08:00 GMT https://www.speldesign.uu.se/news?tarContentId=979402&rssTarget=500522&rssTitle=&newsDetailSiteNodeId=136126&newsListSiteNodeId=136126&showLeadIn=true&languageId=1&tarContentId=516014 2021-11-16T13:08:00Z Game Devs of Color Expo: Kayode Shonibare-Lewis speaks on September 25, 2021 https://www.speldesign.uu.se/news?tarContentId=970860&rssTarget=500522&rssTitle=&newsDetailSiteNodeId=136126&newsListSiteNodeId=136126&showLeadIn=true&languageId=1&tarContentId=516014 <p>One of the speakers at the&nbsp;<a href="https://www.gamedevsofcolorexpo.com">Game Devs of Color Expo</a>,&nbsp;teaches at&nbsp;the Department of Game Design, Kayode Shonibare-Lewis.</p> Fri, 17 Sep 2021 07:36:00 GMT https://www.speldesign.uu.se/news?tarContentId=970860&rssTarget=500522&rssTitle=&newsDetailSiteNodeId=136126&newsListSiteNodeId=136126&showLeadIn=true&languageId=1&tarContentId=516014 2021-09-17T07:36:00Z Upptalk with Professor Doris Rusch https://www.speldesign.uu.se/news?tarContentId=968794&rssTarget=500522&rssTitle=&newsDetailSiteNodeId=136126&newsListSiteNodeId=136126&showLeadIn=true&languageId=1&tarContentId=516014 <p>Listen to Uppsala University's first&nbsp;professor in Game Design, Professor Doris Rusch, in <a href="https://www.upptech.uu.se/upptalk-weekly">Upptalk Weekly</a>, 16 november, kl 12-12.30: &quot;Game Design, Witches and Transformation&quot;.</p> Fri, 10 Sep 2021 08:05:00 GMT https://www.speldesign.uu.se/news?tarContentId=968794&rssTarget=500522&rssTitle=&newsDetailSiteNodeId=136126&newsListSiteNodeId=136126&showLeadIn=true&languageId=1&tarContentId=516014 2021-09-10T08:05:00Z Games that create meaning - interview with researcher and Senior Lecturer, Doris Rusch https://www.speldesign.uu.se/news?tarContentId=893478&rssTarget=500522&rssTitle=&newsDetailSiteNodeId=136126&newsListSiteNodeId=136126&showLeadIn=true&languageId=1&tarContentId=516014 <p>Doris Rusch, researcher and senior university lecturer at the Department of Game Design on Campus Gotland, describes&nbsp;how we can create games that evoke thoughts and deep, meaningful experiences.</p> Thu, 10 Sep 2020 13:35:00 GMT https://www.speldesign.uu.se/news?tarContentId=893478&rssTarget=500522&rssTitle=&newsDetailSiteNodeId=136126&newsListSiteNodeId=136126&showLeadIn=true&languageId=1&tarContentId=516014 2020-09-10T13:35:00Z Co-creative game design at TEDx Uppsala University https://www.speldesign.uu.se/news?tarContentId=689728&rssTarget=500522&rssTitle=&newsDetailSiteNodeId=136126&newsListSiteNodeId=136126&showLeadIn=true&languageId=1&tarContentId=516014 <p>Patrick Prax from the Department of Game Design was one of the seven speakers selected for the latest TEDx Uppsala University. His talk 'The Players make the Game &ndash; Co-creative Game Design' discusses how games are co-created by players and the possibilities and potential risks involved.</p> Mon, 22 Jan 2018 07:32:00 GMT https://www.speldesign.uu.se/news?tarContentId=689728&rssTarget=500522&rssTitle=&newsDetailSiteNodeId=136126&newsListSiteNodeId=136126&showLeadIn=true&languageId=1&tarContentId=516014 2018-01-22T07:32:00Z Game Educators Summit 2017 https://www.speldesign.uu.se/news?tarContentId=642296&rssTarget=500522&rssTitle=&newsDetailSiteNodeId=136126&newsListSiteNodeId=136126&showLeadIn=true&languageId=1&tarContentId=516014 <p>HEVGA teams up with Uppsala University and Gotland Game Conference to expand international goals.</p> Fri, 12 May 2017 11:44:00 GMT https://www.speldesign.uu.se/news?tarContentId=642296&rssTarget=500522&rssTitle=&newsDetailSiteNodeId=136126&newsListSiteNodeId=136126&showLeadIn=true&languageId=1&tarContentId=516014 2017-05-12T11:44:00Z Summer school 2016 to focus on improving health through game design https://www.speldesign.uu.se/news?tarContentId=555496&rssTarget=500522&rssTitle=&newsDetailSiteNodeId=136126&newsListSiteNodeId=136126&showLeadIn=true&languageId=1&tarContentId=516014 <p><strong>A two&nbsp;week course will be arranged this summer in Visby within the framework of EIT Health, an EU health research consortium where Uppsala University plays a leading role. The course allows students from a variety of fields to develop game concepts with the specific aim of encouraging a healthy lifestyle.</strong></p> Fri, 18 Mar 2016 08:12:00 GMT https://www.speldesign.uu.se/news?tarContentId=555496&rssTarget=500522&rssTitle=&newsDetailSiteNodeId=136126&newsListSiteNodeId=136126&showLeadIn=true&languageId=1&tarContentId=516014 2016-03-18T08:12:00Z