The “Games and Interactive Media at Stanford (GAIMS)” Forum connects diverse sets of individuals on campus and the local area who are interested in this topic (broadly speaking). Our community includes experts on gaming media and their history, technologies, scholarly research, industry, and artistic value – all the way to enthusiasts who just enjoy a good game. We organize various activities to aid research, education, community building, and recreation.
These weekly talks bring together a diverse set of experts to provide interdisciplinary perspectives on these media regarding their history, technologies, scholarly research, industry, artistic value and potential future.
Research is at the heart of everything we do. Asking new questions around this new frontier is important to all of us. Here are some featured papers related to games and interactive media.
We are a diverse group collaborating from multiple departments and organizations on campus. For more information on specific members click below. If you are interested in getting involved please reach out to us!
We connect and culture community around games and interactive media on campus. We have several resources related to play, game development and interactive media here at Stanford.
Throughout the university, games and gamification is an important resource. Here are some games and interactive media resources done through Stanford’s academic network.