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Gregory Trefry

Adjunct, Alumni, Class of 2006
http://www.iamtheeconomy.com

Courses Taught: Interactive Storytelling and Alternative Reality Games
Big Games
Designing Games for Kids

Greg Trefry has wide array of experience designing games—everything from web-based MMOs to hit casual games to alternate reality games. He co-founded the game design studio Gigantic Mechanic to explore the bounds of game design through mobile games that interact with the real-world. He serves as director of the Come Out & Play Festival, a festival of street games in New York City. Greg teaches at New York University and recently wrote the book, Casual Game Design: Designing Play for the Gamer in All of Us.

Current residence: Brooklyn, USA