Trynn Check

Adjunct Faculty // Game Development, Design, Human Computer Interaction
College of Computing and Digital Media
Trynn Check

Bio and Research Information

Trynn is an independent game designer based out of Chicago where she runs her company, Intrynnsic Entertainment, a game studio focused on creating novelty experiences. While Trynn finishes her MFA in Game Design, Trynn also serves as a freelance game designer serving on consulting contracts for game-based roles. Currently, Trynn is working with iThrive Games as their game designer in residence. At iThrive, Trynn uses her design prowess and production expertise to work on projects and programs that utilize games and the game design process to promote mental health, games in education, and teen thriving. Trynn has spoken and showcased her games in several festivals nationwide including but not limited to IndieCade, the Experimental Gameplay Workshop @ GDC, and the Serious Games Showcase & Challenge.

Research Area

Game Development, Design, Human Computer Interaction

Specific Research Area

Novelty experiences. Intimacy. Connection. Play.

Schedule for Winter 2020-2021

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