Game Lab Looking for New Mods

May 28, 2014Posted by Pierce

The Game Lab is currently looking to hire several new moderators to begin work in the fall. The moderator is primarily responsible for maintaining order in the lab and managing the rental of equipment. Interested candidates can send inquiries to Molly at misschristinebaron@gmail.com. You must email this address to receive an application or further details about the position.

 

DeFRAG Game Show

May 05, 2014Posted by Pierce

Welcome to the DeFrag Game Show, where everything is made up and the points don’t matter! Join us this Friday for a great night of random team competitions and unexpected events, all in an attempt to prove that you and your team are the greatest DeFrag members of all time.

Teams will be formed on arrival (from 5-5:30), craziness ensues at 5:30pm. Pizza and pop will be provided.

We will also be holding our general elections for the 2014-2015 DeFrag Board, so make sure you attend to check out the great lineup of candidates!

Can’t wait to see everyone there and remember, be ready for anything! We’ll be in room 924!

 

Geek Til’ Dawn 13

May 04, 2014Posted by Pierce

Attention members! We’re starting registration for Geek Til’ Dawn today. Before you arrive at Geek Til’ Dawn on May 23rd, we need everyone to register on Orgsync (Follow the link)

We have a “one non-depaul guest per student” rule for this event, given that it is an overnight event. Additonally, we need to provide an accurate number of participants to security before the event, so please sign in and follow the link before the day of the event.

Thanks!

https://orgsync.com/34467/events/776688/occurrences/1593649

 

DeFrag Afterparty Episode 5 – Super Game Jam Sucked, Among Other Things

Apr 16, 2014Posted by Pierce



DeFrag Afterparty Episode 5

 

RSS - http://defrag.depaul.edu/feed/podcast/

In this episode of the DeFRAG Afterparty, Paul, Pierce and Rodolfo talk about RTS games, a bit of Dark Souls, and discuss the implications of the Facebook buyout of the Oculus Rift!

Theme song by RoccoW

 

Apply to DeFrag Board

Apr 14, 2014Posted by dmathis

DeFRAG has begun preparing for next school year and we’re looking for people interested in joining board for 2014-2015.

So what does being on DeFRAG Board mean?
- Help to Design, Plan, and Run all DeFRAG events.
- Become part of a great community of Board Members, both current and former.
- Leadership and Management Experience.

What does it take to be on board?
- Attend board meetings. [generally 3-4 times a quarter]
- Attend and help run DeFRAG events.
- Oversee at least one event a year.
- Be a face for the organization.

What do you need to be eligible for DeFrag Board?
- Be a DePaul student, enrolled at least half-time for the entirety of the 2014-2015 school year.
- All class levels including grad students are welcome.
- You don’t have to be a CDM student, all majors can apply.
- Don’t be shy, even if you’re new to DeFrag, we like to see members who want to be more involved.
- And finally, you should love games, whether it’s making them or playing them, and whether they’re on a console, a PC, or a table.

If DeFRAG board sounds like something you would be interested in, send an email WITH A HEADSHOT PICTURE of YOURSELF (we don’t judge, we just want to see if we recognize you from events) to board@defrag.depaul.edu to express your interest.

Be sure to tell us:.
- What you would like to contribute to the organization.
- What year you’ll be during the next school year (sophomore, junior, senior, etc.)
- What kinds of games you play.
- What you’d like to see DeFrag do differently next year.

We will vote on the 2014 – 2015 DeFRAG board during DeFrag Game Show on May 9th.

The deadline for applications is Sunday, April 27th at noon.

 

Witch Hunt: They’re Coming for Your Brains

Apr 08, 2014Posted by Pierce

Accuse strangers and kill your friends (Protect your brains?)!

It’s almost time for Witch Hunt and in the spirit of spring it’s going to be a Plants vs Zombies theme. The Zombies, ARE COMING!

We’ll be playing Witch Hunt in DePaul CDM Room 228 on Friday, April 11th at 5:00pm to 9:00pm. Come join us for a fun game night!

 

 

DeFrag Afterparty Episode 4 – Faceboculus Rift among other things

Apr 03, 2014Posted by Pierce



DeFrag Afterparty Episode 4

 

RSS - http://defrag.depaul.edu/feed/podcast/

In this episode of the DeFRAG Afterparty, Paul, Pierce and Rodolfo talk about RTS games, a bit of Dark Souls, and discuss the implications of the Facebook buyout of the Oculus Rift!

Theme song by RoccoW

 

DeFRAG Afterparty Episode 3 – Live From The GDC Pumping Station

Mar 14, 2014Posted by Pierce



DeFrag Afterparty Episode 3

 

RSS - http://defrag.depaul.edu/feed/podcast/

In this episode of the DeFRAG Afterparty, Paul, Pierce, Amir, and Joanne discuss their experiances at GDC in San Francisco! We recorded this episode in our hostel room, just after the last talks at GDC. We talk about the Steam Controller, Project Morpheus and Gender Diversity in games, among other things.

Theme song by RoccoW

 

DeFRAG Afterparty Episode 2 – Shaq Fu and other Hollywood Intermixings

Mar 09, 2014Posted by Pierce



DeFrag Afterparty Episode 2

 

RSS - http://defrag.depaul.edu/feed/podcast/

In this episode of the DeFRAG Afterparty, we discuss grind-fest iOS games, Payday 2′s new update, Watch Dogs’s upcoming release, Shaq Fu, the possibility of The Last Of Us movie and Disney’s recent staff cuts.

Theme song by RoccoW

 

DeFRAG Afterparty Episode 1 – The Revival

Mar 04, 2014Posted by Pierce



DeFrag Afterparty Episode 1

 

In this special episode, we revive the DeFRAG Afterparty, we revive the podcast with a discussion about Threes, Banished, Peter Molyneux’s recent interview with Develop, a wall street investor who wants Nintendo to make free-to-play games and Dean Hall’s departure from Bohemia Interactive.

We also had some tech issues getting this episode up and running this week, but we’re going to be regularly airing on Fridays.

Theme song by RoccoW

 

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