The State Hornet

Students develop games for 30 hours at hackathon event

Daisy Aguilar

November 13, 2013

The Sacramento State Society of Hispanic Professional Engineers hosted a hackathon event Nov. 9 and 10 that allowed students to build games and programs for 30 straight hours.Havok, a provider of interactive software and services for Intel Corporation, gave students their first opportunity to use Projec...

2012 video game releases have big time potential

Nathan Mendelowitz

February 2, 2012

The year 2011 was known in the gaming world as the year of the sequels. All the big games that came out were sequels of established franchises like "Gears of War," "Call of Duty" and "Batman." In 2012, on the other hand, is looking like a year mixed with some big name sequels arriving and games that have...