Tag Archives: game dev

Self-Care and You!

Self-Care and You!

  With the end of the semester fast approaching, I’m sure we’re all feeling the pressure. Exams, projects, papers… so many things to take care of and not enough time! But in times like these, in school as in all areas of life (especially in the game dev industry), it’s important to remember to find the time to take care

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Fun, Game Loops, and Flow

Fun, Game Loops, and Flow

Ever wonder what makes a game fun? It’s all in how it’s put together! In this presentation, Reid goes over the fundamentals of fun, what game loops are and how they work together, and understanding cognitive flow and why it’s important in game design. Week Two – Fun, Game Loops, and Flow

Finding the Scope of Your Game

Finding the Scope of Your Game

Why do projects die? Generally, the answer lies in scope (or lack of). In this short presentation, Vanessa goes over the first few steps you need to take before you embark on any sort of creative endeavour. Finding the Scope of your Game