Train2Game student industry experience diary: Chris Robinson at AppCrowd – Week 1

Train2Game Game Designer Chris Robinson has started a Train2Game work placement at AppCrowd. In this industry experience diary, Chris details what he’s been up at the mobile and social game developer, and includes some information about the studio.

Read what he has to say about his Train2Game work placement  here on The Train2Game Blog, or on the Train2Game Scribd page.

Train2Game industry experience diaries from Train2Game placement student Tim Woods

Train2Game student Tim Woods has been on a Train2Game work placement.  In his latest industry experience diaries, he details what he’s been up to while working in a game development studio.

Read what Tim has to say about his Train2Game work placement  here on The Train2Game Blog, or on the Train2Game Scribd page.

Tim’s previous Train2Game industry experience diaries are here on The Train2Game Blog.

As usual, leave your comments here, or on The Train2Game Forum.

Train2Game Student Diaries of Darren Price and Georgij Cernysiov

Train2Game students Darren Price Georgij Cernysiov have both recently begun new Train2Game work placements at Double Eleven and Iguana Entertainment respectively.

Read both of their first industry experience diaries about settling into new environments here on the Train2Game blog, on the Train2Game Scribd site, or on the official Train2Game industry experiences website.

Train2Game industry experience diaries from Darren Price & William Alexander

Train2Game Game Developer Darren Price and Train2Game Artist & Animator William Alexander are on Train2Game industry experience placements at DR Studios.

In their latest industry experience diaries, Darren discusses the Alpha build of their game, while William writes about creating an art style.

Read the industry experience diaries below here on the Train2Game blog, or on the official Train2Game industry experience diaries website.

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Train2Game student diary: Craig Moore week 0

Train2Game Game Designer Craig Moore starts a Train2Game industry experience placement at DR Studios next week. In his first industry experience diary, Craig writes about what he expects to gain from the work placement at DR Studios.

Read it below here on the on the Train2Game blog, or on the official Train2Game industry experiences website.

Find out a bit more about Craig by reading his interview with the Train2Game blog earlier this year.

Craig also took part in an extensive interview on BBC Radio Oxford in the run up to the Train2Game Game Jam.

Train2Game student developed iOS game Bug Wings gets free Lite version and update

 

Train2Game students on industry experience placements at DR Studios have helped produce Bug Wings throughout its game development and update cycle.

The game for iPhone,iPad  and iPad touch has received some positive reviews with the Train2Game blog previously reporting on a score of 4/5 from 148apps. Bug Wings also received 4/5 from high profile American website GamePro.

DR Studios has released a free Lite version of their tilt-controlled arcade adventure Bug Wings.  Featuring six levels set across a unique pond in a single player Solo Mode, Bug Wings Lite gives players a tantalizing free taste of the complete game.

Bug Wings Lite is available to download for free from the iTunes App store.

Also released today is version 1.2 of the full version of Bug Wings that introduces a number of game play improvements. These include:

  • New and improved virtual joypad controls
  • Improved tutorials for new players
  • Increased number of bug sound effects

For more information about Bug Wings, visit the official Bug Wings website or the official Bug Wings iTunes app store page.

Support fellow Train2Game students and give it a go!

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Train2Game student Georgij Cernysiov – Industry Experience Diary no.4

The latest Train2Game industry experience  diary from Georgij Cernysiov who is on placement Caspian Learning.

Read the entry here on the Train2Game blog,  or the official Train2Game industry experience website.