Brian Winn's Projects

Plunder Panic

July 22nd, 2017

Ahoy Mateys! Plunder Panic is a swashbuckling, 12-person multiplayer arcade game where two rival crews battle for supremacy on the high seas. Defeat the enemy captain, scuttle their ship, plunder enough booty or end up shark bait in Davy Jones’ Locker!   Living By The Pirate Code Each Plunder Panic ship’s crew consists of one […]

Kerem B’Yavneh

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

May 18th, 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 […]

Reach Higher

December 11th, 2015

Help Sparty grab as many cotton tufts and roses as he can before the big game! Jump across platforms, compete for the National Championship highscore and “Reach Higher” in this new holiday action game from the Games for Entertainment and Learning Lab! How to Play: Jump between the platforms! Don’t fall off the bottom of […]

Isotopolis

October 26th, 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 […]

Train Like an Astronaut

May 15th, 2015

Astronauts may have difficulty adhering to exercise regimens at vigorous intensity levels during long space missions. Keeping up with exercise prescriptions is important for aerobic and musculoskeletal health during space missions and afterwards. A key impediment to maintaining intense levels of exercise is motivation. However, finding ways to motivate astronauts to be physically active at […]

Freaky Deaky Flashback

April 27th, 2015

Flashback to 1969! Peace, love, and crime fighting through four games in one! Assume the role of an undercover FBI Agent, Daniel Jacobs… Freaky Deaky Flashback is a free-to-play game for Apple iOS (iPhone, iPad, iPod Touch), Android, and Amazon Kindle devices. In Freaky Deaky Flashback, you assume the role of an undercover FBI Agent, Daniel Jacobs, […]

Grumpy Snowmen

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! Team: Brian Winn: Programming, Production […]

Saving with 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

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 […]

Saving Magic

October 13th, 2013

Dragons are stealing magic from the world and it is up to you to stop them! Climb ancient towers and free the magic back into the world. But be careful, you may end up finding a dragon on top of one of those tower… Help the Master Wizard prevent the dragons from stealing magic from the world. […]

Ford: Driving Skills for Life

October 17th, 2012

Driving Skills for Life provides players with real-world skills that will help them become better drivers on the road. The game is based on the live hands-on driving training events conducted by the Ford Driving Skills for Life program, but available to millions of young drivers around the world on the internet. Further, given the […]

Spartan Villa

October 17th, 2012

Spartan Villa is a fun filled strategy game where you manage the ultimate college house by building awesome rooms, attracting the best tenants, and managing your finances to pay for it all. Play it now! Managing ones finances can be a daunting task, especially with limited experience. The challenge of learning how credit works, how […]


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