2013  •   Interdisciplinary Topics, Centers and Institutes

Teleforce – Senior Game Design Capstone

Lead Presenter: Adam Heaney

Teleforce is a first person shooter/puzzle game that is currently being developed by a team of Seniors for the Game Design Capstone. æThe game takes place in a futuristic world, where Nikola Tesla and Thomas Edison race to find the elixir of everlasting life. You play as Edison’s robot Stanley, searching through Tesla’s labyrinth to uncover his research regarding the mythical substance. After exposure to the elixir, Stanley gains sentience and the ability to wield electric power, used to navigate the labyrinth. æThe player navigates the in-game world wielding the Teleforce gun, which can manipulate electricity and control robots. æPlayers are tasked to use these unique abilities to solve puzzles, move from place to place, and uncover the truth of the elixir.