Firstly, I had a go at using game maker, I had to learn what each tab represented (the rooms, objects etc.) because I haven’t even come close to creating a game that detailed before. I played around with game maker to see what the options were and looked over some recommended tutorials. I even tried… Continue reading Week 6: Game Maker and Sprites
Game Treatment: Game Pitch (Give your game a title) :“Meepoo’s Adventure (The Game)” Game Story Abstract – Consider the characters, location, objective, challenges, protagonist, antagonistic force. What is motivating the player? Is there a genre? : The main character is Meepoo, who goes on the adventure to find her vase pieces. Baguette will be introduced in… Continue reading Week 5: Game Treatment
So this week has been watching tutorials and just noting down ideas for my game in more detail. Firstly, a question I constantly asked myself was whether my game embedded my values enough and if my values were appropriate. We were provided with a list of Values in the brief as seen below: (Diversity, Security,… Continue reading Week 4: Figuring out my Game
So far, my game development has gotten up to the story and getting that base down was tough. Below I have also got a painting that I will use for inspiration in terms of colours. This was specifically needed so i could see how colours balance with each other in terms of tones and using… Continue reading Week 3: Game and Storytelling
Good news everyone. We will be designing our own character for our 2D platform game assignment. After reading through the brief, I went through a few slides that were provided by Britta for an overview of what I would be learning from this assignment. The different elements in this are definitely challenging so a lot of… Continue reading Week 2: 2D Character Concepts
Ah, the first Game Design class. It was nerve racking to walk into a new place and meet new people but I did manage to get out of it relieved. I mean, we did start the course with a game of battleships. Straight away, the introduction to this course brought forth ideas that we don’t… Continue reading Week 1: What is a 2D platformer?