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Montgomery College Game & Web Day

Game Day - DDR

Periodically, Montgomery College organizes a Game & Web Day to introduce students to the world of gaming. With industry and academic speakers and demos and live action games by students, this has become a popular college event. Find out more about our life-size Angry Birds game (2011), our life-size Donkey Kong game (2008), our life-size Zelda game (2006) and our life-size Pac-Man game (2005).

Montgomery College Java Programming Competition: Usually in April. Contact Prof. Alla Webb for more details:
UB Events: Information Sessions (ongoing) - contact UB for more information
Global Game Jam: International game jam at multiple locations around the world, usually in January. Create a game in just one weekend!
MagFest: Music & Gaming Festival in Maryland.
Montgomery College Rockville Science Day: Usually in April. Rockville Campus.
Digital Overload: Baltimore, MD. LAN party & gaming event.
Imagine Cup Competition: Microsoft Competition for student work (games, software, photography, film, design, etc.)
Game Developers Conference & Independent Games Festival GDC scholarships & volunteer positions may be available.
East Coast Game Conference:
E3: The Electronic Entertainment Expo
Games for Health Conference:
Serious Games Summit:
Games for Change Conference: NY
Games + Learning + Society conference:
Meaningful Play conference:
I/ITSEC conference:
The Women's Game Conference:
The Austin Game Conference: Austin, Texas
South by Southwest Interactive:
Pax East:
Child's Play Charity: Donate $ for games for kids in hospitals.
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What's New


- Mobile Game Programming: Create games on cellphones and other mobile devices with three new mobile programming classes! Contact Prof. Alla Webb.

- Exergaming & Health Games:
Take CMAP 190 and Health 100 together and learn about health applications of gaming technology! Contact Prof. Deborah Solomon.

- Unity 3D: learn Unity in CMAP 190 and CMAP 290! Download the software for free at Contact Prof. Deborah Solomon.

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