Andrew Phelps

Andrew “Andy” Phelps is an artist, designer and professor at the Human Interface Technology Laboratory NZ (HITLabNZ) within the College of Engineering at the University of Canterbury in Christchurch, New Zealand exploring virtual and augmented reality, games and education, and art and interactive media experiences. He is also a professor in the Film & Media Arts division of the School of Communication, holds a joint appointment in the Department of Computer Science, and is the director of the AU Game Center at American University in Washington DC, USA. Phelps is also currently president of the Higher Education Video Game Alliance (HEVGA). His latest game is Fragile Equilibrium (XBOX, Steam, Itch.io 2019), and he maintains a website of his publications, popular writing, artwork, game design, curriculum development, and more at andyworld.io.

I'm Speaking At

14:30 -
15:20

Existential Game Design

Rangimarie 3

This talk explores designing games in concert with elements from social psychology that invite players towards reflection, awareness of the human condition, and acceptance....

Game Design

Andrew Phelps

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