On the 6th March students from the School of Computer Science competed in the 2019 Games Fleadh winning multiple prizes.
Games Fleadh is a 2-day convention held annually in LIT-Tipperary for computer games enthusiasts and developers to showcase their talent and programming skills. Six teams from TU Dublin – City Campus presented their games on the theme of "platformer" to a panel of games industry judges at the event on Wednesday, 6 March. The teams comprised of students from the School of Computer Science and the School of Media and each team has worked hard for many months developing their entries leading up to the competition.
Team Ragnarok from DT228/2
Winners of Best In-Game Design award
Jason van Raamsdonk
Team Flamabill - DT228/2
Winners of Best in Visual Engineering
Team Skamukja - DT282 Erasmus students
Winners of Best Innovation in Gaming
Team DROP TABLE from DT228/1
4th Place in Robocode
Also competing were students from TU Dublin School of Media BA in Game Design who take subjects in the School of Computer Science as part of their degree:
Team Cloudtrail Islands
Best Game Developed using a Game Engine
Best in Animation
Best in Original Digital Art
All of the students were joined by Computer Science Lecturer and TU Dublin's Games Fleadh Mentor Dr Bryan Duggan. Dr Duggan is something of a veteran of the Games Fleadh having led teams to the event every year for nearly ten years now.
TU Dublin School of Computer Science March 2019. For More Information contact Dr Bryan Duggan (firstname.lastname@example.org)