Game Lab

James B. Hunt Jr. Library
Third Floor

The Game Lab supports the scholarly study of digital games, and also provides a place for students to take a break from their studies and play games for fun. The room is equipped with multiple gaming systems and a 20.3’ X 5’ Christie MicroTiles® touch-interactive display, which can be used as a single panoramic screen or divided into up to eight sections with varying inputs.  

Free-play is available anytime the Game Lab is not reserved by faculty or graduate students for research or teaching purposes; reservations for free-play are not required.     

Available gaming systems include:

  • Microsoft XBOX One w/ Kinect
  • Nintendo Wii U w/ Nintendo Wii backwards compatibility
  • Sony Playstation 4
  • Sony Playstation 4 Pro
  • Steam (Windows server) 
  • Mac Pro 4K
  • Windows PC 

Visualization services 

Design templates 

Display resolution:
7337 x 1720. Display can be used as a single panoramic screen or divided up into multiple sections with varying inputs.

Custom software allowed?
Determined on a case-by-case basis.  Inquire with your event’s consultant.

User video connections allowed?
Yes, 2 HDMI inputs

Food / beverage / catering allowed? 

Public visibility?
Public and private modes are available.  Private mode is not permitted for free-play.  

Special features:

  • Full-screen touch capability with up to 40 simultaneous touches.
  • 5.1 surround sound (5 sound channels + 1 subwoofer)
  • Christie MicroTiles® wall, 20.3’ X 5’, 16 x 5 tiles