Adrian Mester is a senior in the BXA program studying Computer Science and Music Technology.
You’re a bear living in Picnic Hills who wants to make friends, and you can make friends by hugging everyone! This casual 2D platformer was created for Pittsburgh Global Game Jam 2021 in one feverish weekend.
When the world is ravaged by nuclear fallout, there is only one way to repair things...by destroying something first! Participate in the grand Construction Derby where you destroy your opponent’s cars while simultaneously repairing and improving your own. Be careful, as the hosts of this competition are not privy to fair play, and many brutal traps await those who enter. Keep fighting and be the last one left driving! Achieve glory as you smash your friend's vehicles to bits and add them to your own!
Bair in the Woods
Channel is a collective investigation of the varying nature of parent-child relationships. Divided into groups, the project resulted in three mini-games, each expressing a unique perspective about our day-to-day familial interactions. For the best experience, please tune in for all three channels! For more in-depth information about the development of Channel, please visit the dev's blog at https://medium.com/@gzliu777
Two empires battle for control over the land. But whether they nurture or neglect the nature around them is a choice of its own. Play as an industrious or environmentalist empire, or forget the troubles of human conflict and play as the Earth itself, fostering beautiful forests and animal ecosystems. Regardless of your goals on this planet, keep one eye on the climate, lest there is nothing left to fight for.
Reverse No is a cooperative party game about communicating ideas with a limited vocabulary, and building up your common language over time. It can be played with two or more players. This game was created at the 2019 Pittsburgh IGDA Board Game Jam, for the theme: Foreign.
Start with nothing.
A conversation game about touch. After filling out a preliminary survey, players on either side of the wall place their hands into the box. They will then be prompted with charades style questions based on the comfort level inferred from the survey. Players must attempt to communicate complex ideas using only their hands.This game was created for Carson's Intro to Contextual Practice at CMU.
Explore the duality of humanity and spiritualism as you climb The Spire, building a deck of unique cards in a quest to slay the Heart. The Medium is a mod for an existing game called Slay the Spire.
Tomas San Miguel
Backside Breakout is a prison break role-playing game. Gameplay is turn based with multiple turns a day before players have to move back to their cells and lose any items not properly hidden. The most convenient place to stash items is in one's rectum, hence the title Backside Breakout. The game is won by fulfilling one of three different escape routes, possibly involving bribery, disguises, or a copious amount of spoons. This game was created at the 2018 Pittsburgh IGDA Board Game Jam, for the theme: Freedom.
You are a fighter who has been sent to the arena. Take up your sword and shield to strike down and defend yourself from the encroaching terrors that are being thrown at you. How long will you be able to hold out against a mysterious alien threat? Find out, when you Enter the Arena!
Work with a partner to control your space ship and fight off waves of alien enemies: One player pilots the ship while the other controls the cannons. You will have to upgrade your ship and unlock powerful new abilities in order to take on increasingly challenging waves.
Verto Animo is a cooperative platformer with a twist: Each player controls the movement of one character and the jumping of the other. Test your patience and your friendships as you work together to complete each challenge.
Updated January 5, 2021