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June 11 2020 - Showcase Launch Day - 2-8pm PST
Heart of Enya
Five Stars in the Dark
Where My Heart Is
Trials of Tonalli
Big Bang Bis
July 1 2020 - Sammy Awards Livestream - 4pm PST
See the full list of recognized games at the awards page.
July 16 2020 - Peer Choice Award Announcement, Breakthrough - 4pm PST
July 23 2020 - Kangarumble - 4pm PST
What is the
A unique fusion of engineering and art, computer games are a growing global phenomena, driving technological and cultural innovation. The study of games offers the opportunity to blend creativity and personal expression with technical development to tackle challenging engineering, social, and design problems.
The UCSC Games Showcase and Sammy Awards celebrate the work of the UCSC games community of students, alumni, and faculty. The exhibit features video games, tabletop games, research talks, student artists, and games-related community activities, highlighting the senior projects from the latest academic year.
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