Yale School of Art, Room 209, Green Hall, Monday/ Wednesday 2:30-3:45
Art of the Game is an introduction to interactive narrative through video game design and programming, computer animation, and machinima ﬁlmmaking. Students explore a range of topics including interactive storytelling; video game design, re-purposing, and modiﬁcation; animation and virtualized ﬁlm production. Students produce a variety of works including web-based interactive narratives, collaboratively built video games, and short game-animated ﬁlm production (machinima). Coursework will survey a variety of tools including 3D modeling, animation and non-linear narrative scripting tools, as well as Adobe Flash, Processing, and Unity3D game development platforms.