Posts tagged "videogame"


03 Jul 2015
Gamelab 2015
Gamelab 2015

Last week was held in Barcelona Gamelab 2015 y, it couldn’t be otherwise so we didn’t miss the appointment. For those who do not know, the Gamelab is an event dedicated to professionals in the world of video games. This was its eleventh edition since first held in Gijón back in 2004. In the three-day long event we went to lectures, workshops, panel discussions and did networking, much networking.

08 Jun 2015
Ludum Dare magistra vitae
Ludum Dare magistra vitae

To paraphrase the old Latin saying, we would like to give some impressions of our time on Ludum Dare 32. No more half measures, here there are all the results:

06 May 2015
Teaching and video games
Teaching and video games

In my experience as a high school teacher, I noticed there is some reluctance on using game as a powerful educational weapon. It seems that the generation gap that exists between teacher and student is an unbridgeable abyss which will never allow these two worlds to be connected.

From No Wand Studios, as part of this new emerging industry, we want to give some guidance to teachers who are interested in including these tools in their classrooms. The text will be centered on the teaching of social sciences (SS CC from now), but we will be happy to propose alternatives to other subjects. Do not hesitate to contact (hi@nowandstudios.com) and see which formula is best suited to your needs.

28 Apr 2015
Ludum Dare 32
Ludum Dare 32

When a friend tells you “. I propose you a crazy project in seventy-two hours,” What can happen? Exactly, a Road movie. But we have neither the budget nor an enviable route to make our spiritual journey, so we entered into the Ludum Dare and let me announce the result experience: it was amazing.

For those who do not know the mechanics of Ludum Dare, they are competitions where you get a theme voted randomly and you have seventy-two hours after the theme is released for making a game based on it (forty-eight hours if you go into solo mode).