New Projects: Web browser game and Vocaloid music

Hi everyone,

It’s been a while, hasn’t it?

A few of our members have been busy with their final year studies at university and moving home etc. so things have admittedly been a bit quiet around here.

However, there are a couple of new projects which have come up while we’ve been offline which we would like to tell you about now.

First off, an IT Consultancy company have approached us to ask for a web-browser game for their website. For this task, our team have split up so that one sub-team can work on the new project and the rest can focus on our ongoing game project, Sanctuary.

Secondly, we are pleased to announce that our lead designer has also begun work on a music project, composing music with the use of Fruity Loops and voice synthesis software called Vocaloid Editor 4.

To find out more about this project, please visit our new Vocaloid page linked below:

Visit our Vocaloid page

I’m afraid we can’t tell you much more about the game project for the IT Consultancy company until the game is complete but we will update you on both projects as much as we can.

I hope to update you all again soon,

Giverny

(Lead Designer)

Global Game Jam – Jam Jar

Hello followers,

You may have heard that we will be going to Global Game Jam next week.

We will be attending at the Staffordshire University site and will be split across two teams.

We have also decided to take part in GamesAid’s Jam Jar campaign!

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We will have a jam jar full of tasty treats to offer to fellow jammers in exchange for a donation of whatever the jammer wishes to pay for the sweets. The proceeds will then go to the charity, GamesAid, who help support children and young people in need.

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If you will be attending the site, please let us know if you have any requests for sweets!

We will keep you posted on further updates.

See you there!

Giverny

Global Game Jam 2016

Hello followers,

The weekend is coming to a close but we have some exciting events to look forward to in the next couple of months.

First off, we will be taking part in the Global Game Jam from January 29th to 31st. The Gam Jam is a global event, in which teams of 6 or less must make a game in 48 hours.

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Seeing as Eathania has over 6 members, we have split ourselves across two separate teams for this event.

We shall be revealing more details as the event draws nearer so we will keep you updated!

Watch this space for updates on GGJ and more events to follow in February.

Giverny
(Lead Designer)

The Games On Song Xmas Concert

Hello dear followers,

The Games On Song Christmas charity concert was a great success, raising over £10,000 for Games Aid.

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It was an honour to work with such a dedicated and talented team of volunteers from the games industry.

We all sang loud and proud and I was very nearly brought to tears by our soloists: Ian, Chris and Katie. I hope everyone enjoyed my solo as much as I enjoyed theirs!

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To those of you who supported us by donating or coming along, we cannot thank you enough. It will all go to a good cause and we could not have done it without you.

I hope I will be lucky enough to do it all over again next year!

Giverny
(Lead designer)

Games On Song – Xmas Charity Concert

Hello everyone,

There’s still time to donate or buy tickets for the Games On Song Christmas charity concert on the 16th of December!

Remember, all the money we raise shall go to GamesAid, a UK games industry charity supporting disadvantaged and disabled children and young people.

Please use the links below to support us! 🙂

Donate here:
https://www.justgiving.com/gamesonsong2015

Buy tickets here:
https://www.goldengiving.com/event/Games-on-Song-Concert

Thank you all for your support!

Giverny
(Lead designer)

Christmas Concert: Tickets and Donations!

Followers, the time has come!

The Games On Song Christmas charity concert shall be held at St Stephens Church, Hampstead, at 19:30 on the 16th of December. Tickets are now on sale and the Just Giving page is also online for anyone who cannot attend but would like to donate.

The money we raise shall go to GamesAid, a UK games industry charity supporting disadvantaged and disabled children and young people.

Please use the links below to support us!

Buy tickets here:
https://www.goldengiving.com/event/Games-on-Song-Concert

Donate here:
https://www.justgiving.com/gamesonsong2015

We hope to see you there! 🙂

Giverny
(Founder and Lead designer)

Update and the Xmas Concert!

Hello followers,

We had a review of our team processes and I’m pleased to say that we now have a clearer focus on how to proceed with our current project and the ball is finally rolling again.

We also have some exciting news!

Our lead designer will be taking part in a Christmas concert as part of the Games On Song choir!

The concert is a charity event that will be held on 16th December at St Stephens, Rosslyn Hill in London. The time of the concert is still to be announced so keep an eye on this blog and our events page for updates!

Don’t forget, we also post regular updates on our Facebook and Twitter.

We will keep in touch!

From the lead designer,

Giverny