Train2Game News: Rapid2D winner interview

NicolaTwo weeks ago, the winner of the Rapid2D £10,000 competition was announced as Nicola Valcasara and this week he was interviewed by Eric Wiltsher on RTI.

Nicola is a truly inspirational young man and his story is quite incredible.

You can listen to the interview at www.rti.fm in the podcasts section

or read the transcript below:

An Interview on RTI with a student from Train2Game Who won £10,000 with Rapid2D

Train2Game Radio wants you to be its next star!

Train2Game Radio needs your help!

As regular readers of The Train2Game Blog will know, Train2Game students are regularly featured on Train2Game Radio. In these short interviews, Train2Game students about themselves, the reasons they chose to join a Train2Game course, and what their hopes for the future are.

The Train2Game student interviews are then uploaded to Train2Game Radio, and their transcripts are posted here on The Train2Game Blog.

If you want to want to hear how interviews sound before you decide to volunteer for one, just go back and listen to one of the many student interviews from 2011 on our Audioboo website.

You can also see transcripts of interviews here on The Train2Game Blog, or on the Train2Game Scribd page.

If you’re interested in being interviewed for Train2Game Radio, you just need these two things in addition to a computer or laptop with an internet connection

  • A Skype account and username
  • A microphone that’s plugged into or attached to your computer.

It doesn’t matter which Train2Game course you’re on, be it Games Designer, Games Developer, Games Artist & Animator or Games QA Tester, we want to hear from you!

So, want to be the next star of Train2Game Radio? Leave a comment here on The Train2Game Blog, email Train2Game Blog Editor Danny, or leave a comment in the thread on the Train2Game forum and we’ll be touch.

We look forward to hearing from you!

Train2Game Art & Animation student Amanda Blatch from Portsmouth to Train2Game Radio

Amanda Blatch is studying to become a Game Artist & Animator with Train2Game. Train2Game Radio caught up with her to find out why she chose to study with Train2Game, how she’s finding the course and how it differs to her time at uni. Listen at www.audioboo.fm/train2game

Leave your comments here on the Train2Game blog, or on the Train2Game forum.

Train2Game Radio interview with Art & Animation student Dave Higgins

In our latest interview, we speak to and Train2Game Art & Animation student Dave Higgins.

Train2Game Radio caught up with Dave to find out why he chose to study with Train2Game, how he’s finding the course and what he wants to achieve in a career in the games industry.

Listen at www.audioboo.fm/train2game. Leave your comments here on the Train2Game blog, or on the Train2Game forum.

 

Train2Game Game Developer Andrew Goodchild speaks to Train2Game Radio

Andrew Goodchild is studying to become a Game Developer with Train2Game.  Train2Game Radio caught up with him to find out why he chose to study with Train2Game, how he’s finding the course and what he wants to achieve in a career in the games industry. Listen to the interview in full at www.audioboo.fm/train2game

Earlier this year, Andrew spoke to BBC Radio Suffolk about the Train2Game Game Jam.

Leave your comments here on the Train2Game blog, or on the Train2Game forum.

Train2Game Art & Animation student David Sims speaks to Train2Game Radio

David Sims is studying to become a Game Artist & Animator with Train2Game.  Train2Game Radio caught up with him to find out why he chose to study with Train2Game, how he’s finding the course and what he wants to achieve in a career in the games industry. Listen to the interview at www.audioboo.fm/train2game Discuss it here on the Train2Game forum.

Train2Game Radio interview with Game Development student Mike Connell – text version

Yesterday, the Train2Game blog published an audio interview with Train2Game Game Development student Mike Connell. Now the interview is available in text, and you can read it right here on the Train2Game blog.

As usual, leave your comments here on the Train2Game blog, or on the Train2Game forum.

Train2Game Radio interview with Game Development student Mike Connell

In the newest Train2Game Radio interview, we speak to Game Development student Mike Connell.

He tells us how the ZX 81 first got him into gaming, why he chose to study programming with Train2Game and gives us some information about Postal Panic, a Train2Game student  made game that’s going to be released on the iTunes app store in the near future! (Mike is part of the Train2Game Christmas competition winners Horizon studios)

Listen to the interview here on the Train2Game Audioboo.

Leave your comments here on the Train2Game blog, or on the Train2Game forum.