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Ngummara With Expert, Padepokan Ragasukma

Usually we have 1 expert for our monthly Ngummara with Expert, but for this month we invited 2 experts. They are Sweta Kartika and Toto from Padepokan Ragasukma, a local comic studio specialized in silat genre. Padepokan Ragasukma first established in 2014 by Alex Irzaqi and Sweta Kartika, and one
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Transmedia Literature and Stereoscopic in Sharing Day

2 speakers of this month's Sharing Day, Andre and Rio, have a super interesting title for their sessions. Andre's session was about "Transmedia Non-Fictional Book to Board Game: Case Study of Il Principe" while Rio's session was about "Visual Manipulation and Its Implementation Through Stereoscopic Technique". Both have 30 -
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Preparation for KPK Internal Playday

Indonesia Corruption Eradication Commission (KPK) and Kummara will have an internal playday on April 15th 2016. The 9 games about anti-corruption that were created as a prototype during Game Design Workshop on February now are ready to test and play together. GAMELAB team from BINUS International will also support this event.
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Nutrifood Team Visits Internal Playday

Our bi-weekly Internal Playday got a surprising visit from Nutrifood team. They came to Bandung to talk more about research collaboration project with Kummara. But to make their visit even more interesting, we ask them to join our Internal Playday session! After serious discussion about the research collaboration project, we invited
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Kompas Ring of Fire Board Game Challenge

At the end of March, Kummara and Kompas Daily announced "Kompas Ring of Fire Board Game Challenge", a challenge to create board game with about Ring of Fire and the life of Indonesian people around volcanic environment. This challenge is open for group of 2-4 person and must consist of
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Playtest Aquatico for Coral Triangle Center

After the workshop about Coral Reef at Coral Triangle Center earlier this month, Brendan and Eja made a prototype for an education game called Aquatico. Aquatico is a game to educate children about how to preserve aquatic ecosystem. The playtest session was held by Coral Triangle Cente during Mertasari Beach Festival
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Ngummara With Expert, Julius Bramanto

Julius Bramanto, or Mas Julius, is our expert for March edition of Ngummara with Expert. He is a photographer and also scriptwriter for "Abhati". "Abhati" is an art performance that held last year at Candi Ratu Boko which tells the love story of Rakai Pikatan and Pramodhawardhani during 9th century. Mas
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GameLab STAGE: 01

Photo credit: Binus University International   The GameLab is officially launched on March 17, 2016. Taking place at Binus University International, fX Sudirman Campus, the first GameLab event called "GameLab STAGE:01" was held and attracted more than 60 attendees. GameLab STAGE is an event to promote discussions on research and development of
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Storytelling and Design in Sharing Day

This month's Sharing Day had 2 different yet interesting stories. The first session was by Eko who shared about User-Centered Design and how to implement it in game design while Eja shared about his experience during Storytelling Sketch workshop in second session. Eko first talked about general interaction frameworks in game,
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Coral Triangle Center Workshop

Earlier this month, Eko and Brendan went to Bali to have a workshop with the Coral Triangle Center (CTC). The Coral Triangle Center is an Indonesian foundation that invests in people, with the goal of enabling local communities through out the six countries of the Coral Triangle region, including Indonesia,
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