modular electronic game prototype by Tuomo Tammenpää and Daniel Blackburn

Sunday, October 30, 2005

TileToy @ Ultrasound



TileToy can be seen in Ultrsound festival in Huddersfield UK end of November. We are giving a workshop on building tiles and programming games there. Check the Ultrasound website for program details.

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Blogger nimsh said...

I guess rods name last name is munch :-).
exellent work, I hope to be at the workshop although I have none of the recommended skills :-(.. (yet). much kudos for running this as an open source project and pushing our interest.

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Blogger G4jima said...

Tuomo

I am most interested in attending your project at the media centre...

intregued, so for the fee would we be able to produce on of these tiles? can we then take this away at the end of the day?

I am really interested in this would the tile operate under mac osx?

Best Regards like the blog

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