Tyler Summers's Projects

Criminal Procedure: Investigation

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July 2nd, 2016

“Criminal Procedure: Investigation” is a game that will be integrated into a Michigan State University College of Law course on criminal procedure. The primary purpose of the game is to bring to life criminal procedure law in a dramatic story and allow students to explore the law in an interactive environment. In this game, the […]

Kerem B’Yavneh

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May 18th, 2016

The fun and quirkiness of your favorite farming and city-building games meet the richness and vibrancy of Jewish ritual, history, and thought. Run a profitable homestead, observe festivals, learn Torah, and experience life and community in ancient Yavneh, the birthplace of modern Judaism. Kerem B’Yavneh (meaning literally “A Vineyard in Yavneh”) is a custom, collaboratively designed […]

Saving Draggy

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May 17th, 2016

Your baby dragon has gone missing in this magical children’s adventure game! Targeted at kids ages 5-10, children will increase their cognition and understanding of basic financial concepts as they engage in an epic quest to save Draggy. The game is 100% free-to-play (with no in-app purchases). The game is developed by the Games for […]

Isotopolis

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November 1st, 2015

“Isotopolis” is an exploratory game about the process of discovering rare isotopes. In the game, players accelerate particles and assemble new isotopes in the effort to complete the table of nuclides in a process inspired by what goes on a the nanoscopic level within a cyclotron. The game was developed in the Games for Entertainment […]

Grumpy Snowmen

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January 13th, 2015

Across MSU campus, rival Big Ten schools have set up snow forts populated with Grumpy Snowmen. Help Sparty rid campus of these pesky snowmen in this whimsical game! Grumpy Snowmen is easy-to-learn, but challenging to master. How to Play: Click and Hold on Sparty Dag to Aim Release to Throw! Game Development Team: Brian Winn: Programming, […]

Saving with Piggy

game-piggy
January 6th, 2015

Give your child a jump start on their financial literacy! Saving with Piggy is an educational game that helps young children (age 2 to 5) learn about coins by feeding piggy (aka, putting coins in the piggy bank). The game features Piggy, a lovable animated piggy bank that needs help saving coins. The game is […]

Sparks of Eternity

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November 14th, 2014

Sparks of Eternity is a custom, collaboratively designed game between the Games for Entertainment and Learning (GEL) Lab at Michigan State University and the Frankel Jewish Academy. The goal of the collaboration is to create a game that motivates students to be more engaged in the Academy’s rabbinic curriculum and further make use of the […]