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For Third Straight Year, UCF Video Game Wins Two Awards At Showcase

FIEA student game “Long Arm Of the Law” won second place in the “Best Visual Quality” and “Best Gameplay” categories at the 2019 Intel University Games Showcase, held March 21 in San Francisco. It is the third straight year that a game from UCF’s Florida Interactive Entertainment Academy has placed in two different categories. [...]

By |2019-03-25T14:28:54+00:00March 22nd, 2019|News|0 Comments

Want To Enroll At FIEA? Find Out How At Our Online Chat

If you are interested in FIEA, we are interested in hearing from you, at our admission chat on March 27. Faculty, staff and students of the Florida Interactive Entertainment Academy (FIEA), UCF’s graduate video-game development program, will tell you how you can earn an accredited Master’s degree that can help you become a successful [...]

By |2019-03-18T20:24:57+00:00March 18th, 2019|Admissions, News, Upcoming Events|0 Comments

UCF’s Video Game Programs Ranked Among Top 15 in the World

UCF’s video game graduate program ranks No. 5 in the world while its undergraduate game design program ranks No. 13, according to The Princeton Review and PC Gamer magazine. This is the tenth straight year that The Florida Interactive Entertainment Academy (FIEA), UCF’s graduate game development program, has been named one of the top five programs in the world by the [...]

By |2019-03-14T17:29:33+00:00March 14th, 2019|News|0 Comments

Two Alums To Talk About Culture & Career At Sony Santa Monica

Two FIEA alums come to FIEA to give students tips on how to get hired and thrive at Sony Santa Monica, most famous for the God of War franchise. The event is free and open to the public. Sony Santa Monica Anthony DiMento, FIEA alumnus and senior systems designer Corey Teblum, FIEA alumnus and [...]

By |2019-02-27T18:45:25+00:00February 20th, 2019|Guest Speaker, News, Upcoming Events|0 Comments

Creative Control

FIEA student Aaron Cendan formed Stickless to help a friend. Now he’s building controllers for competitive and disabled gamers around the world. Aaron shows off the insides of a Stickless controller. Watching Aaron Cendan play a video game is like watching someone type. Instead of using a controller with joysticks, [...]

By |2019-02-07T19:51:27+00:00February 7th, 2019|News, Student Stories|0 Comments

FIEA Digital Entrepreneurs To Pitch Games To Community And Investors on Dec. 12

FIEA Startup Showcase Will Feature Students Pitching the Latest Games and Apps to a local tech investment group A haunted virtual reality escape room, a great emu war, cops and robbers party game and a vr chemistry game are some of the digital prototypes that will get the “Shark Tank” experience at UCF’s Center [...]

By |2018-12-10T18:33:25+00:00December 10th, 2018|News|0 Comments

Be Thankful For Our Second Online Admission Chat

Before the turkey and dressing, there will be questions and answers. Join us for our 2nd online admission chat of the year. No Tums necessary! Faculty and staff of the Florida Interactive Entertainment Academy (FIEA), UCF’s Graduate video-game development program, will tell you how you can earn an accredited Master’s degree that can help [...]

By |2018-11-09T22:14:35+00:00November 9th, 2018|Admissions, News, Upcoming Events|0 Comments

Can Fortnite Lead You To Your Next Great Career?

Sadly the answer is probably no. But shed your noob skin and join us for a FIEA Admission Chat. Faculty and staff of the Florida Interactive Entertainment Academy (FIEA), UCF’s Graduate video-game development program, will tell you how you can earn an accredited Master’s degree that can help you become a successful video-game producer, [...]

By |2018-10-30T14:54:33+00:00October 22nd, 2018|Admissions, News, Upcoming Events|0 Comments