EXPERIENCE THE GAME-MAKING WORLD WITH DIGITAL ART & DESIGN STUDENTS - VAN LANG UNIVERSITY
On April 29, 2022, the Digital Art Design Department, Van Lang University held a Workshop with the topic "The World Anime Manga In Game". The event featured speakers who are executives and managers from Ambition Vietnam:
Mr. Hajime Furusho: Illustrator Managing Director
Mr. Seji Kouyama: Animation Managing Director
Mr. Truong Nguyen Hoang Linh: Senior Art Director
Ms. Phan My Hanh Hong Nhung: Background Artist
The market for anime and manga games is expanding globally; only in Vietnam, a sizable portion of the gaming population is devoted to this genre. Aware of that attitude, many game developers are into creating games featuring Japanese anime and manga-style characters.
The Workshop provided students with the chance to gain knowledge and share ideas with guest speakers on topics such as an introduction to the world of game, anime, and manga creation, as well as how to sketch and make animation, such as personality, clothing, and voice styles for the characters in the game, besides, learn about recruiting trends and employment options after graduation
After the Workshop, the Faculty of Fine Arts and Design - Digital Art Design and Ambition Company will open opportunities for development cooperation, providing students with the opportunity to experience the company's working process, organize part-time jobs for students to work on improving their skills, and contribute to investing in a portfolio for them after graduation.