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Stefano Gualeni


Adjunct Faculty

MFA Game Design

Stefano Gualeni (Ph.D.) is a philosopher who designs digital games and a game designer who is passionate about philosophy. Among his best-known playable works are the digital games ‘Tony Tough and the Night of Roasted Moths’ (1997), ‘The Horrendous Parade’ (2012), and ‘Something Something Soup Something’ (2017). Stefano is an Associate Professor at the Institute of Digital Games (University of Malta) where he works in the overlaps between continental philosophy and the design of virtual worlds. In summer, he is a Visiting Professor at the Laguna College of Art and Design (LCAD) in Laguna Beach, California. His experimental games and selected academic work can be found on his personal website.