Creative Technologies students learn the fundamentals of art, music, and theatre along with the theory and practice of digital and interactive media. Students work with artists, designers, and musicians who are experts in the latest technology and practices in their field. The program provides a broad and flexible curriculum designed to keep students current with industry trends and developments.
Creative Technologies: Game Design
Combine your artistry with modern technology and forge your path in the gaming industry.
In 2018 Dr. Roy D. Magnuson completed a user-friendly version of solsticeVR, a virtual reality tool that enables users to compose music. While his work on the “musical sandbox” proved to be a success, just one year later, development on an offshoot of this project began: a virtual reality tool [...]
Escape a dungeon, find hidden music beats to create a music track, do not break eye contact in a job interview, shake your phone to orient virtual ants, survive an asteroid field, learn to fly your dragon, bother your neighbors, join a villain convention, or navigate a dream world...
The 2021 Games Showcase video features selected digital and analog games made by students during the 2020-2021 academic year in the Creative Technologies Program at Illinois State University.