Faculty Member Division of Communication & Creative Media 
Game Design 
Pronouns He/Him/His
Education Champlain College, Bachelor of Science; Massachusetts College of Liberal Arts, Bachelor of Arts; Champlain College, Bachelor of Science
Areas of Expertise
  • Game Design
  • Game Development Process


Mr. Hamel is a 15-year veteran game developer who still actively works in the field. He has also been teaching game development for over seven years.

Recommended Reading, Listening & Viewing

  • Rules of Play: Game Design Fundamentals
  • The Ultimate History of Video Games
  • The Hobbit

Favorite Quote

“Do or do not. There is no try.”


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