Parker DeVenney

Game Design Junior – 2024

Parker DeVenney is a junior Game Design major with a minor in Creative Writing. He enjoys making things that make other people happy. He grew up in a small town in Illinois called Galva and had little exposure to video games until he was much older. He is now dedicating his time to catching up on all of the games he missed out on growing up in order to build a comprehensive knowledge of games. His primary focus is tabletop games, but he loves video games and the culture surrounding them. Fantasy, Horror, and Sci-Fi are genres which inspire Parker and influence his work. His favorite tabletop games are currently Dungeons & Dragons and Magic: The Gathering. His favorite video games are currently Stardew Valley and The Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim. His goal is to launch a production company which focuses on making roleplaying games and card games.