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Indie Game Festival May 4th 2019 - Academy of Interactive Entertainment

Indie Game Festival May 4th 2019

Indie game devs & gamers! It’s that time of year again, gamers! Indie Game Festival (iFest) will take place on Saturday May 4th, 2019. Join us with our special guest sponsor, Microsoft at Seattle Center inside the Seattle Armory. Play over 50 games from local Seattle developers, featuring PC, tabletop, console and AR/VR experiences! Vote for your […]

Interactive Experienc Day April 13th 2019 | AIE

Interactive Experience Day – April 13th 2019

AIE’s  Interactive Experience Days are a great opportunity to learn about the local and international game development, 3D animation and visual effects industries. Students will get the opportunity to learn about the different pathways to get into the industry, what should be in a portfolio and will be able to get creative in practical workshops […]

Game Development Career Night: Level Up Your Job Hunting Skills - AIE

How to Find a Mentor in Game Development

Tarrance Tucker – Communications Coordinator – Seattle Campus Tarrance Tucker is part of the admissions team at AIE Seattle. His role at AIE is to spread the word about the Academy of Interactive Entertainment by going to events, conventions, festivals and meetups. When he’s not on the road, Tarrance enjoys family trips to Maui, watching […]

Game Development Career Night: Level Up Your Job Hunting Skills - AIE

Game Development Career Night: Level Up Your Interviewing Skills

This is the final article of this three part series of AIE (the Academy of Interactive Entertainment) and IGDA’s (Indie Game Developer’s Association) Career Night. In this article, Anthony from Seattle Indies will sharing how we can prepare for an interview at a studio, learned from industry professionals present at the Career Night that took […]

Global Game Jam 2019 - AIE

Global Game Jam 2019

2019 marks the third consecutive year AIE has been co-hosting Global Game Jam with our partners the Seattle Indies, IGDA (Indie Game Developer’s Association) and the Pacific Science Center. Building 4 and the Ackerley area of the Pacific Science Center belonged to the game devs for the weekend, and during normal museum hours. For game […]

PAX South 2019 - AIE

PAX South 2019

Ross Thibodeaux – Communications Coordinator – Lafayette Campus Ross Thibodeaux is part of the admissions team from the Lafayette chapter at the Academy of Interactive Entertainment. During his leisure time, Ross enjoys movie marathons and family barbecues. He is also an established comic book writer. Stick a fork in PAX South 2019. It’s done! Thousands […]

Game Development Career Night: Level Up Your Job Hunting Skills - AIE

Game Development Career Night: Level Up Your Resume Skills

This is a part two of a three part series of AIE (the Academy of Interactive Entertainment) and IGDA’s (Indie Game Developer’s Association) Career Night. In this article, Anthony from Seattle Indies will be highlighting key points on resumes, learned from the Career Night that took place on January 14th, 2019. Guest Writer – Anthony […]

Game Development Career Night: Level Up Your Job Hunting Skills - AIE

Game Development Career Night: Level Up Your Job Hunting Skills

Guest Writer – Anthony Ritchey (Seattle Indies) Anthony Ritchey is a Seattle-based writer and game developer. Anthony’s writing appears on the Seattle Indies website, where he reports on Hackithon game jams, events, and more. He is currently working on the Story Mode for Keyboard Kommander, an open beta typing tutorial game that is free to […]

AIE Co-Hosts Global Game Jam 2019 with Pacific Science Center - AIE

AIE Co-Hosts Global Game Jam 2019 with Pacific Science Center – Jan 25th – Jan 27th 2019

From January 25th to the 27th 2019, the Academy of Interactive Entertainment (Seattle) will team up with the Pacific Science Center for the third consecutive year in hosting Global Game Jam. Every year since, well over 200 game developers, from industry veterans to aspiring game developers, come together to create games at the Pacific Science […]

January 12th Interactive Experience Day - Academy of Interactive Entertainment

January 12th Interactive Experience Day

Anthony Ritchey is a Seattle-based writer and game developer. Anthony’s writing appears on the Seattle Indies website, where he reports on Hackithon game jams, events, and more. He is currently working on the Story Mode for Keyboard Kommander, an open beta typing tutorial game that is free to play. His team meets every Saturday at […]