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#1 Xbox-Scene

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Posted 19 December 2006 - 08:43 PM

UK University Trials XNA Game Studio Express
Posted by XanTium | December 19 14:43 EST

 
From teamxbox.com:


The University of Bradford announced today it has been giving suggestions and advice for Microsoft's XNA Game Studio Express, a new set of applications that allow video game enthusiasts the chance to create their own games for the Xbox 360.

Head of Electronic Imaging and Media Communications (EIMC) at the University of Bradford, Dr Ian Palmer, said: "We're very pleased to be part of the initial launch of Microsoft's XNA Game Studio Express. The software will provide our students with the opportunity to easily experiment with their ideas with the knowledge that they will be able to see their invention in reality.


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Posted 19 December 2006 - 08:17 PM

wait wait wait they get a free account??>

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Posted 19 December 2006 - 08:19 PM

man i wish my uni would do this.

but noooo weve got to have PS3 development labs...god damnit.

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Posted 19 December 2006 - 09:33 PM

I did Game Design at college, only thing we could use was 3DStudioMax. I'm not doing Game Design at Uni, I'm doing Ba Interactive Design, I hope I can use XNA during my 3 years at Uni to demonstrate some interactive ideas I have.

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Posted 19 December 2006 - 09:36 PM

QUOTE(bucko @ Dec 19 2006, 08:40 PM) View Post

I did Game Design at college, only thing we could use was 3DStudioMax. I'm not doing Game Design at Uni, I'm doing Ba Interactive Design, I hope I can use XNA during my 3 years at Uni to demonstrate some interactive ideas I have.


Nice uni, "local" too smile.gif shame I graduated YEARS ago rolleyes.gif

Here is the uni's page.

#6 HamSandwhich

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Posted 20 December 2006 - 11:51 AM

Hahaha I'm doing games design next year in Bradford college, wonder if we'll get to use this lol




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