Why We Love Hosting Game JamsPosted on 28 September 2015
Contestants from our first Student VR Jam! It's no secret that Archiact likes to host game jams. We have held a number of student and global game jams that have attracted over 280 participants from across the world.
Student VR Jam Deadline ExtendedPosted on 21 September 2015
We would like to announce that we are extending the deadline for the first submissions of our Student VR Jam.
Student VR Jam Theme AnnouncedPosted on 21 September 2015
Drumroll please! The theme of Archiact's Student VR Jam is... EDUCATION As a part of our Jam Rules, all games must have something to do with the theme. The theme does not have to be the most prominent aspect of your game, but it should be visible.
Archiact Life: Team Appreciation, Pizza, and DoughnutsPosted on 18 September 2015
Happy Friday everyone! We're celebrating with doughnuts and a team pizza lunch! We love our team and we like finding excuses to show them how much they are appreciated! Nothing promotes team bonding more than kicking back with doughnuts and pizza ;)
External Development Summit (XDS)Posted on 16 September 2015
Demo-ing Lamper VR: Firefly Rescue at XDS President, Derek Chen,chilling out on the beanbags and talking VR with attendees Last week, Archiact exhibited at and attended the External Development Summit (XDS).
Archiact Blasts to the Past at SFU's 50th Anniversary CelebrationPosted on 15 September 2015
Archiact had the opportunity to celebrate Simon Fraser University's 50th Anniversary at the Faculty of Applied Sciences' Back to the Future exhibition. At one end were vintage PAC-MAN arcade games and 90's Motorolla cellphones.
Archiapalooza: A Celebration of New Team Members and Team BirthdaysPosted on 15 September 2015
Pizza, beer, and sushi all around! ...
HTC VivePosted on 05 September 2015
One of our 3D Generalists, Sarah, was having some fun today on the HTC Vive in the Archiact studio! Archiact is stoked to begin developing some great VR experiences for the HTC Vive. Thank you to the Vive team for sending over your device!
Meet Archiact's Sponsor Child!Posted on 04 September 2015
The Archiact team is beyond thrilled to introduce you to our sponsor child -- Oumou. It is ingrained in Archaict's core values to give back as much as we can, both locally and internationally. Archiact could not be happier to have this opportunity to make a positive change in our world.