Michael Ovens

Michael is an expert in developing computer based games and is bringing his knowledge to Fremantle Arts Centre. He is an Education Futures Scholarship winner at the University of Western Australia’s Centre for Education Futures where he is developing a series of educational games for the HTC Vive virtual reality platform. His primary project, Thine Enemy, is a medieval combat game based on his PhD thesis which will allow students to duck, swing, and parry in virtual space as they learn about medieval and renaissance culture.