#1Recognized as one of the top game design programs in North America by the Princeton Review, USC Games represents an exciting collaboration between the School of Cinematic Arts’ Interactive Media & Games Division and the Viterbi School of Engineering’s Department of Computer Science. Incorporating elements of design, artistry, production and engineering, USC Games offers an utterly unique educational experience for students, and serves as the launching pad for them to play significant roles in the game design field. With rigorous, hands-on instruction from master designers, producers, engineers and working professionals in the industry, students have an unprecedented level of opportunity to delve into every aspect of creating games for a global audience. Read more about our specific undergraduate and graduate degree programs here.

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March 25, 2019

Detective Jenny LeClue

"Detectiving and choosiness" is what indie mystery narrative game Jenny LeClue: Detectivu is about. Its development began after it was...
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March 8, 2019

Interview with Alumni Ted Park: CEO of Mild Beast Games

“Mild Beast Games” is an indie game company formed from the minds of a group of USC students who decided...
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March 5, 2019

The Occupation: A Confining Experience You’ll Enjoy

The Occupation by White Paper Games stands out among the single-player games due to their unique approach towards the length...
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March 3, 2019

Walden: A Walk in the Park

‘Walden, a game’ takes core free-world exploration elements and then expands upon them in a unique way.  The player embodies...
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February 22, 2019

Anthem: A World of Mystery

Bioware’s upcoming looter shooter, Anthem looks to be a fresh coat of paint for the genre. But will it have...
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February 5, 2019

Terraria-We’re Digging It

With user-friendly 2D design, early-Nintendo-esque animation, and seemingly endless gameplay possibilities waiting to be unearthed, it’s no wonder Re-Logic’s sandbox...
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January 24, 2019

The Heart of Disney’s Kingdom

One of the most popular JRPGs and beloved game franchises for USC Games students is the Kingdom Hearts series. Their...
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December 19, 2018

Super Smash Bros is Back!

Super Smash Bros. Ultimate is Nintendo's 5th installment of one of their flagship titles. This 2D fighter was released on...
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December 18, 2018

Manipulating the Elements in Just Cause 4

Just Cause 4 is an action-adventure game and the fourth game in the Just Cause Series. Created by Avalanche Studios,...
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December 17, 2018

Has PUBG Lost Its Touch?

PlayerUnknown's Battlegrounds (PUBG) is a 100 player Battle Royale game where they are dropped onto a map and are forced...
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