High Noon Talk: Level Up


August 2, 2017 12:00pm - 1:00pm

Hear about the history of gaming and where we go from here

Program Details

Held on the first Wednesday of every month, High Noon Talks highlight interesting and often untold topics through this casual lunch-time lecture.

In conjunction with the exhibition, From Pong to Pokémon: The Evolution of Electronic Gaming, join us for a talk on the history of gaming, the scale and scope of the industry today and what the future may hold. Dr. Paul Toprac, Associate Director & Senior Lecturer at the Game and Mobile Media Applications Program at the University of Texas will share historical context and goals of his work training future game-makers.

From Pong to Pokémon: The Evolution of Electronic Gaming presented by Nintendo and Retro Studios.   

Support for the Bullock Museum's exhibitions and education programs provided by the Texas State History Museum Foundation.