Trailer: Off Grid

‘Off Grid’ is the debut game from indie developer duo Rich Metson and Pontus Schonberg, a cross between a political thriller and a dark comedy, married with traditional 3rd person ‘stealth ‘em ‘up’ game-play, and set in a stylized open world environment. It’s also an adventure-satire, a game about a mishap antihero. An everyman pencil …

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Play: Mountain Mike

In June, four of the first year Games Students went to Cambridge representing NFTS Games to compete in the Brains Eden GameJam, in which they were tasked to create a fully playable tablet based game. They were also given the subject of ‘mountains.’ Ana Ribeiro, Paul Dillon, Anthea Kennedy and Jonathan Hatton (above), under the …

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Games Students Pioneer Latest Technology

Oculus Rift 3D virtual reality headset used. Year 2 students on the NFTS’ Games Design and Development MA recently wow’d the audience at a presentation of their innovative games projects, which included a demo of the Oculus Rift (3D virtual reality headset) – hailed as “the future of gaming.” The Oculus Rift is a headset through which the player enjoys a completely …

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