Tag: Design

Handy app for gamedevs

Art Of Game Design: Lenses https://play.google.com/store/apps/details?id=com.schellgames.deckoflenses&hl=en It is an app which allows you to pick various “lenses” (or angles/points of view) from which you look at the design of your game. These are questions which you should ask yourself to

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Shandification of Fallout ie. What do they eat?

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Level design – Why Nathan Drake Doesn’t Need a Compass | Game Maker’s Toolkit

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Game design resources

Reddit page with tons of links https://www.reddit.com/r/gamedesign/wiki/index Knowledge base with links to articles, videos, etc. http://level-design.org/?page_id=2468 Research compilation (design thinkers, books, dev tutorials, etc.) http://gamedevprofessor.com/research-compilation/ Reverse design of games (eg. Half-life, Super Mario World) http://www.thegamedesignforum.com/ Blog organized as a course

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Level design – solution to backtracking in Skyrim

aka no re-traversal of cleared dungeons small tunnel ending on mountain side   small wooden door and rock door lever (looping back a bit) Great episode on the topic from Extra Credits  

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