Impact Gamers

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New format new times for 2019

From January 7th 2019, we will running groups for 1.5 hours with play sessions beforehand. 5:30-6:30pm Playing at Impact Gamers (Free Arcade set up for students and parents who want to join in) 6:30-8pm Teaching session The teaching sessions is broken down into two parts. 6:30-7pm lesson, 15 minute break, 7:15-8pm project work. This means students can arrive anytime from…

Clinic – Split Screen

We look at what ways Clickteam Fusion can support 2 local players for a windows based game. The solution is a bit complex and needs the full version plus extra extensions so best to download the files Easy answer Medium solution (requires full version) Complex solution (requires full version)   Can you do better, please let us know.

British Science Week 2019

British Science Week are giving out grants of up to £300 (Kick Start Grant) to get your school to engage with science at a special event you put on during British Science Week 8-17 March 2019. We’re here to help Bradford/Halifax primary schools book in some exciting coding or science of games related sessions with our BAFTA award winning team. What you…

Autumn Fair and Light Night at St Johns

We had a great time seeing the amazing levels you made for the Light Night platform game We had over 60 people come and play, create and code. Over 20 levels were made and combined into your custom game Download it to run on Windows, can you complete it? (Secret cheat press C+H to skip a level) It’s safe to…

Appy Hours

As part of EUCode week and funded by Meet and Code we are presenting 5, one hour live streamed shows. We’re making an online game in an hour, 2 people 60 minutes Clickteam Fusion and live viewers ideas. Let’s see what we make. Watch online and comment or come along to our base. Re-watch the shows

Impact Gamers LiVE Show 5

Do you want your children to be more creative with technology not just watch? Impact Gamers exists to inspire young people to change from just gaming to making and learning to code.
Impact Gamers LiVE is a free big screen show for all the family where the audience get the chance to play and compete in games made by local young people.
In the show we’ll look behind the games at the code and show you how you can make your own.
Come early to practice playing the games that will be in the show, show starts at 6:30pm. Totally free and refreshments provided.

13th October 2018, 6-7:30pm St Stephens Church, Bradford, BD5 7BH

Aimed at 7-14yr olds, but all welcome.

 

 

 

We won a BAFTA!

Adam and TJ got invited to the Young Games Designer BAFTA 2018 awards as Adam got nominated for mentor award. We didn’t think we’d ever win, but amazingly we did. The judging panel were impressed by the passion and care we put into supporting young people and their families while teaching them to make games.   Read more about it…

Clear and Present Reindeer

RELEASED! Angry birds meets Worms meets a big pile of screaming. Select and fire your elves through the villages to search for Santa. Game design and all levels were made by young people 7-15yrs at Impact Gamers in Bradford using Clickteam Fusion. Play online (May run slow on some devices)       Our most ambitious game, made over 6…

Interactive Video

Having a video that can change it’s content to what people select is good… but then imagine having a video in a lesson that will expand on things a majority of students don’t understand, show kids work on the screen and have quizzes and mark the results… Now that is interactive digital learning. Keep in touch with Impact Gamers to…