Posts Tagged ‘Gator Gaming

06
Dec
10

GatorLAN winter video

This is a short video that playWISE made about University of Florida’s gaming club, Gator Gaming, and their recent gaming event, GatorLAN Winter. Let us know what you think in the comments.

13
Nov
10

Sophomore claims victory at UF StarCraft II LAN

StarCraft II LAN
As shafts of light from the setting sun began to creep into room 110 of Rinker Hall on Nov. 6, 35 students were clashing for dominance on the alien battlefields of StarCraft II.

The event was Gator Gaming’s first member-organized LAN, which president Kyle Kirwin saw as more than a singular event but rather a new direction for the club.

“We expected it to be pretty high quality, and it has been,” Kirwan said. “We’ll definitely plan more things like this in the future — it’s kind of what we want the club to evolve into.”

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30
Oct
10

Gator Gaming to hold videogame tournament on Nov. 19

Dust off your keyboards, brush up on your hotkeys and grab your game pads — it’s time for another round of videogame tournaments at the University of Florida. Gator Gaming, UF’s largest gaming club, is holding their next tournament, GatorLAN Winter, on Nov. 19 in the Reitz Union Grand Ballroom from 4 p.m. to midnight, and it’s free to enter.

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09
Oct
10

Macabre gaming festival at Digital Worlds Institute

Zombie

Above image used under creative commons license.

Zombie killing will be par for the course at the upcoming free macabre game festival being held at the Digital Worlds Institute on the University of Florida campus.

Gator Gaming will be facilitating the action in Digital World’s Polymodal Immersive Theater, or PIT, a large room filled with five 20 foot tall projection screens and surround sound. Zombie themed games, like “Left 4 Dead 2,” will be played starting at 7:30 p.m. on Oct. 28.

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25
Sep
10

Local developer shows zombie game at UF club meeting

Agapitus Lye at Gator Gaming

Agapitus Lye sharing footage with Gator Gaming from his studio's upcoming game, "Dungeon Defenders."

Footage of a zombie apocalypse was unleashed at Gator Gaming’s member meeting on Wednesday, care of local game studio executive Agapitus Lye.

Lye shared a video of an early build of Trendy Entertainment’s next project: “AfterLife.” The game is still at an early stage of development, but Lye outlined several of it’s key features, including the fact that a famous movie director was collaborating with his team.

“He’s the biggest zombie director, and whoever that may be, I don’t know,” Lye said coyly.

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19
Sep
10

playCAST Episode One: Gator Gaming


Below is the first episode of playCAST, which is playWISE’s gaming podcast. Check it out to learn more about Gator Gaming, the University of Florida’s biggest gaming club. Guests include Kyle Kirwan and Spencer Ellinor.

Listen to the podcast in iTunes

Click here to download the episode directly




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