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Student Success Story: 3D Modeller Stephen Clark

Student Success Story: 3D Modeller Stephen Clark

"My advice is to work as hard as possible and always be on the lookout for alternative measures to increase efficiency without sacrificing quality."

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Arconyx Founder and Director Kenny Roy On Games as Therapy

Whether it's beautiful art styles, endearing characters, enthralling story lines, exhilarating game play or a mixture of all of these factors, video games can whisk us away to different worlds and put us in situations we would never usually find ourselves.

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Cats in Games: The Unsung Heros of Video Games

I've had enough of dogs in games. Call of Duty: Black Ops. Metal Gear Sold 5. Fallout 4. Grand Theft Auto 5. Too many dogs in too many games. Let's take a look at the good times. The cat times.

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2016 Top 5 Games of the Year

2016 has been a pretty grim year here on planet Earth. It took from us Bowie and Mrs Brady. And in return gave us President Trump and Zoolander 2. Rough trade.

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A Day in the Life of a Game Programmer With Michelle Osborne

For Mentor of Game Programming Michelle Osborne, making video games initially started out as a way for her to couple her art skills and her practical skills together to build the little worlds she had in her head.

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CG Spectrum Announce $500,000 in Scholarships

Melbourne-based CG Spectrum College today announced half a million dollars worth of scholarships in film and game subjects for their 2016-2017 scholarship season. The places will be linked to paid industry internships in award-winning local studios.

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Finding your new Career at Conventions

Some of us go to events for the good times and bright lights. Others go to dress up as their favourite characters and meet new people. And some people go with folio in hand looking to find their dream job.

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What Makes Game Programming Courses Great? Developers Tell Us.

Game Design and Game Programming are fast-changing fields in a relatively young industry, and the struggle to stay relevant is real. We talked to three seasoned programmers about how they built our new Game Programming Course.

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New Online Courses: Video Game Programming

At CG Spectrum, we've always been determined to give our students the skills they need to make the video games and films of their dreams.

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Student Success Story: Concept Artist Alan Blackwell

"In the end, I came out with about three finished pieces which directly led to me being picked up by DeNA Studios Canada as a Junior Concept Artist."

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5 Tips to Get a Job in Game Design

There’s always a lot of questions when it comes to understanding how to land a job in the game design industry so we’ve summarized it down to the top 5 tips from industry veteran Simon Warwick  who’s known for his recent work on Batman Arkham City at Rocksteady Studios.

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