Making Games

Making Games is the 14th annual spring seminar organized by University of Tampere Game Research Lab. The seminar emphasises work-in-progress submissions, and strongly encourage submitting late breaking results, working papers, as well as submissions from graduate and PhD students. The purpose of the seminar is to have peer-to-peer discusiones. The seminar is organized in collaboration with the Gamework Initiative.

The possible list of topics includes but is not limited to:

-Global and local aspects of game development
-Histories of game-making
-Ethics of game-making
-Studies on game studios or game developers
-Indie games

The papers will be selected for presentation based on extended abstracts of 500-1000 words (plus references). Abstracts should be delivered in PDF format (12 pt Times New Roman, double-spaced for the text). Full paper guidelines will be provided with the notification of acceptance.

Submissions should be sent to:

Abstract deadline: 26 January, 2018
Notification of acceptance: 2 February, 2018
Full Paper deadline: 2 April, 2018
Seminar dates: April 24-25, 2018