Ninja Rain
Nick Kitten

Scholarships and Financial Aid

George Mason University Financial Aid

International Game Developers Association Scholarships

Entertainment Software Association Scholarship

SMART Scholarship

Jobs and Internships

Minkoff's slides "Getting Noticed"


Creative Heads

Indie Gamer

Career Services

Student Groups at GMU


ACM Student Chapter

Related International Organizations




Festivals, Challenges, and Competitions

Global Game Jam

Independent Games Festival

National STEM Video Game Challenge

Experimental Gameplay Project

Programming Resources


OpenGL Tutorials at NeHe

The OpenGL Programming Guide (The Red Book)

Moving from Java to C++

C++ Tutorial

Numerical Recipes

Graphics Gems

Game Programming Gems

3D Buzz

Scott Kim's slides on puzzle and game design

Library's Info Guide

About Games


Moby Games


Research Opportunities

Laboratory for Games And Intelligent Animation

Questions about the Degree and Related Topics

Computer Science FAQ

Related Academic Programs

Computer Games Technology Graduate Certificate

BFA in Game Design

BFA Game Design Minor


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