On Wednesday 18th November 2015, John Barnard and Samuel Reed will be coming to the university to give a lecture on their experiences in the games industry. John as an environmental artist and Sam as an indie game developer.

Guest 1:

John Barnard

Freelance Environment Artist @ Pixel Pilgrim

John is a 2009 ex-graduate of the Computer Games Design Course. John has worked at AAA game studios like Ninja Theory and Splash Damage and Rockstar Leeds as an environmental artist. He over 6 years of games studio experience, which gives him a deep understanding of the development process. This enables him to create art that not only looks fantastic but is also neat and efficient.

Come and see his talk on the game industry from an artists perspective.

Guest 2:

Samuel Read

Co Founder @ Hypersloth

Sam is a 2015 ex-graduate of Computer Games Design at Huddersfield University. His first game Dream for his company Hypersloth has been released on steam. He is currently working on future indie projects.

Come listen to his talk on his experience on indie game development.


A double feature talk followed by a Q&A.

All Games Students and anyone that has an interest in the area should come to the talk and Q&A.


The event will be running through Eventbrite.

So please follow the link below and use the promo code ‘huduni’ to reserve a seat.

Eventbrite Link – https://goo.gl/Z1g6k7

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DATE: Wednesday 18th November 2015
TIME: 14:00 – 17:00