CS Students Program Their Way to Victory at BTK Marathon

05 February 2019 Comments Off on CS Students Program Their Way to Victory at BTK Marathon

RedPill, a team made up of Bilkent students Ahmet Serdar Gürbüz (CS/II), Osman Burak İntişah (CS/II), Merve Kılıçarslan (CS/III), Rümeysa Özaydın (CS/II) and Osman Orhan Uysal (CS/II), came in first among 25 teams at the BTK (Bilgi Teknolojileri ve İletişim Kurumu) Gaming Marathon, held December 18–20.

During the 42-hour event, students competed to design a game using their imagination and programming skills. The marathon was organized by BTK in partnership with METU Technopolis, the Game Developers Association of Turkey (TOGED), the Information Technology and Internet Security Association (BTİDER) and the Animation Technologies and Game Development Center (ATOM).