2016

Senior Projects

2016

End of Days

Tied for Top Score by Industry Reviewers

Bio-apocolypse escape room: End of Days Escape Room is a real life escape game where you play as a scout of the apocalypse. Nature has taken over and humans want to reclaim the earth. You and your team are sent outside to the surface to gather information, but then something goes wrong. You are locked out, and sunset is in fifteen minutes. Will you get back inside before it's too late?

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Team Members: Jessica Blanchard, Sarah Dorey, Chelsea Liang, Elizabeth Macdougall, Megan Montgomery, Brittney Riley


2015

Biophilia

Top Score by Industry Reviewers

Biophilia (2015) is an interactive system that uses the Myo armband is it's main form of interaction. Interact with different animal characters and enjoy a number of minigames that use the natural gesture interaction system that the Myo armband facilitates.

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Team Members: Lucas Gerroir, Brandon Telford, Alex Terapacky, Jordan Goddard, Thomas Lee


Synthetica

Synthetica (2015) is an immersive survival horror game in which you, the player, awaken suddently in a derelict facility with no idea how you got there. As you move throught the game world, you soon realize that facility is not quite as deserted as it originally seemed -- a feral cybernetic breed of humanity are everywhere; fast, angry, and hard to kill. Low on ammo and disoriented you ust carefully weave your way throughout the facility in search of a way out...

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Team Members: Mike Ekker, Hannah Kazda, Clark McGillis, Cameron Micmonaco, Sam Rochon


The Stranger

The Stranger (2015) is a first-person adventure game that encourages exploration and discovery on a small island populated with interesting characters and possessing a rich history waiting to be uncovered. Meet the oddball characters that reside on the island. Gather tools and unlock powers to venture deeper into the Island. Enjoy the view, watch your step.

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Team Members: Jake Cataford, Liam Davidson, Alex Eady, Matthew Hegmann, Alex Winch


2014

Colony 12

Top Score by Industry Reviewers

Colony 12 (2014) is an interactive machinima that uses the Oculus Rift to offer a fully immersive stereoscopic experience using implicit user interaction.
The viewer experiences the story from the viewpoint of Commander Jenson - a soldier stranded deep within enemy territory on an alien world. Upon being discovered by a fellow comrade, your focus shifts towards being rescued from the unknown planet.

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Team Members: Karmela Arocena, Yeremia Djaja, Elaine Hung, Colin Smith, Natalie Snell


2013

Ostrov

Ostrov (2013) is an immersive action adventure game that focuses on refined storytelling and visual quality.You play as Alisa, a young woman, who lives in a hostile world plagued by monsters. Every day, you wake up in fear. How long will the calm last before the beasts attack again? What is their purpose? Why must countless lives be taken? This is where your story begins.

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Team Members: Rufino Ansara, Ahren Koch, Alison Ruffo, Anthony Micallef, Christoph Schoch


End Game

End Game (2013) is about a young man, Jack, and his friend, Alex, who are introduced to a revolutionary, virtual-reality, fighting style video game. When playing, the game world is superimposed over the real world, and players attain special abilities. Jack becomes obsessed with the game, and is enraged when Alex tries to remove the game from him. The line between virtual and reality is challenged when the game proves to be fatal to anyone who loses.

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Team Members: Wilson Huynh, Temitope Olorunlona, Kevin Seto, Ryan Way


Gunther's Dream Mill

Gunther's Dream Mill (2013) is a 2.5D puzzle platformer for Windows. Every level presents a new challenge and a labyrinth of blocks. You must help a young boy, Gunther, navigate through each dreamland. Seek refuge on stationary blocks and watch out for spikes as you make your way to the exit door. Rotate the world, dodge exploding blocks and push loose blocks strategically to solve the various puzzles.

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Team Members: Yulia Teryaeva, Shannon Fenton, Jesse Gerroir, Michelle Labonte, Jordon Good


2012

Vitality

Tied for Top Score by Industry Reviewers

Have you ever dreamed of being able to manipulate your surroundings with your mind? Vitality (2012) is a first person adventure game that uses the latest in human-computer technology allowing players to control the gameplay with their thoughts.
Players can navigate elemental worlds with mental commands and facial expressions; mastering skills in order to defeat enemies and reclaim lost memories.

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Team Members: Laura Kenney, Meagan Leflar, Lacey Maw, Brittany Pinder, Tamara Solomon, Jaimie Thom


Arctic Divide

Tied for Top Score by Industry Reviewers

Expanding on the immersive 360-degree "cave" display sysTeam, Arctic Divide (2012) adds custom physical peripherals to create a fast-paced, high-precision action game. You and a partner take control of a military vehicle with a mounted turret in a near-future war zone. Cooperate to drive through hazardous territory and shoot down enemies. With responsive controls, a variety of dangerous encounters, surround sound, and optional anaglyph 3D, Arctic Divide is a truly unique experience.

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Team Members: Chris Atallah, Chris Burt, Michele Forget, Josh Mark, Dave Mooney, Kevin Paquette


Reflection

The HexaCore team (2012) has taken the traditional story of Snow White and has transformed it into a story that will leave its audience at the edge of their seats. Although the story revolves around the two well known characters, the Queen and Snow White, the added twist is that these two characters are actually one and the same. The animation will feature the struggle Snow White endures as a person suffering from Multiple Personality Disorder in which her other personality, the Queen, tries to kill her.

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Team Members: Andrei Boiarskikh, Angela Edelman, Kirill Fraidine, May Mazor, Vanessa Staniforth, Lara Teriaky


Unearthed

In Unearthed (2012), the year is 2050 and mankind is running low on fossil fuels. In an atteampt to find a new form of fuel, governments pair up with major corporations to dig deeper then ever before. However, it is not fuel they find, but a hidden species of underground creatures who begin to rise to the surface and unleash their attack on planet earth. The project is a 10 minute monster invasion movie that implements CG animation and 2D special effects into live action film. This is done using HDR Lighting, match-moving, 3D and 2D software tools, and audio software.

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Team Members: Henry Bui, Tyson Fogel, Mike Nemr, Tyler Pearce, Shane Rhoden, Andrew Robillard


2011

Sanctuary

Top Score by Industry Reviewers

Sanctuary (2011) will provide a game play experience that no other system currently offers. The player will be surrounded by the game environment and use intuitive controls in order to create an immersive experience.

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Team Members: Hassan Assaad, Alex Begin, Candace Black, Maddy Daigle, Henri Kuschkowitz, Jason Moffat


2010

A Fine Night for a Walk

Top Score by Industry Reviewers

In a Fine Night for a Walk (2010), Luke is the neighbourhood dog walker looking to take Boopsie, Fredrick's wife's dog, for a walk late one evening. With Luke easily distracted along their routine walk, Boopsie suddenly darts off into the spooky, derelict house. You then take the movie into your own hands and try to help Luke find Boopsie. Will you make the right choice? Will Luke be able to find Boopsie and still make it out safely?

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Team Members: James Ferris, Amanda Emmanuel, Tyler Copeland, Tegan Laing, Yuri Rykov


Dangerous Ambition

In Dangerous Ambition (2010), the plot of the film revolves around an independent female character, Kara, who tries to uncover the truth behind her Grandfather's murder. As she proceeds to seek help from close friends within her journey, she ends up revealing twists about the murder's nature. In a sequence of action events Kara begins searching for her Grandfather's revenge and reaching her ultimate goal.

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Team Members: Nassma Al Bahrani, Adulla Al Ogail, Ahmad Akkaoui, Patrick Leung, Hesham Hammoud, Rose Seto


2009

Worms Turn

Top Score by Industry Reviewers

Worms Turn (2009) is a 3D Computer Animated Short Film inspired by the tradition of quality film-making of such studios as Pixar and Dreamworks Animation. The film explores concepts of courage and the fine balance between self-confidence and arrogance.

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Team Members: Joe Tuen, Eric Painchaud, Nick Crampton, Kaitlyn Fox


A Wonderful Lie

A Wonderful Lie (2009) is about a young woman alone in the wilderness who struggles to survive not just daily life but the internal torment of her painful past when she comes across the answer to all her problems. Join us as we present our proof of concept animated trailer for A Wonderful Lie in Stereoscopic 3D!

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Team Members: Annie Lapierre, Grant Moore, John Treusch, Natasha Zabchuk, Anas Kaadan


2008

Emocapsule

Top Score by Industry Reviewers

Emocapsule (2008) is an installation that is in an interactive art format that will allow us to observe, from a global perspective, the social collectiveness of different moods and emotions of individuals.

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Team Members: Eric Chan, Hannah Johnston, Alicia Landry, Jordan Shaw


Free and Mighty

Free and Mighty (2008) is a 3D third person shooter multiplayer game. Thousands of years ago, a race of aliens, known as the Know came to the Divaria solar system. The purpose was unknown but they landed on a planet called Kyros and created a structure that was said to grant eternal life to those who touched it. The Knox wrote writings in water with special devices and scattered those devices around the world...

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Team Members: Brian Choi, Jason Grammenos, Darlene Kwan, Roderick Nevers, Sandra O'Connor, Jaspreet Soor


2007

Expatriate

Top Score by Industry Reviewers

Expatriate (2007) is an immersive action-adventure first-person shooter game developed for the PC platform. The project is focused on the complete game desig nand development process; involves the creation of an original story and script, character and environment development (concepts, design, and models), and original audio.

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Team Members: Kathryn Atkinson, Lisa Bentivoglio, Kory Gorsky, Eugene Ide, Amy McClellan, Paul Slinger