Brain Powered Games
Designer, Game Programmer
Brain Powered Games - Africa is a series of minigames built to test and improve the cognitive functions of children in Africa who have been exposed to HIV. I helped redevelop the original set of BPG games from 2013 as well as add new games such as a real-time strategy game where you build a village.
Lead Designer, Game Programmer
Quantum 3 is an educational match-3 game for all ages where fun meets quantum physics! Build subatomic particles, learn about the mysteries of fundamental physics and deploy antimatter to clear the way! Quantum 3 is puzzle-matching at its finest and a great intro to the world of particle physics!
Available for mobile devices on the AppStore and Google Play!
Quantum 3: Learning QCD through Intuitive Play
Tristan Özkan is a game designer and programmer from Midland, Michigan. Tristan is a Senior at Michigan State University and is expected to graduate May 2020 with a Bachelor's in Computer Science & Engineering and a Minor in Game Design.
He is currently a technical designer and game programmer at the Games for Entertainment and Learning Lab at MSU where he works with clients to develop educational games. Often taking the position of team lead, he has worked on a variety of games for both school and work. During development he is strongly involved in project management, systems design, and gameplay programming.
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