GameCareerGuide.com - Features https://gamecareerguide.com/features/ GameCareerGuide.com - Features Tue, 15 Oct 2019 02:04:10 EDT en-us scarless@think-services.com (Simon Carless) Promoting Studio Diversity Via Student Internships https://gamecareerguide.com/features/1862/promoting_studio_diversity_via_.php

Spilt Milk Studios founder Andrew Smith shares his recent experience working with student interns from CAPA and ELAM's study abroad programs. ]]>
https://gamecareerguide.com/news/1862 Thu, 10 Oct 2019 10:30:00 EDT
Making People Understand And Care About Your Game https://gamecareerguide.com/features/1861/making_people_understand_and_care_.php

Kitfox Games communications director Victoria Tran outlines effective methods for conveying your game's core appeal to your target audience. ]]>
https://gamecareerguide.com/news/1861 Tue, 08 Oct 2019 10:30:00 EDT
Feedback Etiquette And Empowering Your Team https://gamecareerguide.com/features/1860/feedback_etiquette_and_empowering_.php

Mark Webster breaks down the process of delivering feedback, highlighting methods for effectively communicating with your team members. ]]>
https://gamecareerguide.com/news/1860 Thu, 03 Oct 2019 10:30:00 EDT
Game Design Challenge: Local Legends https://gamecareerguide.com/features/1859/game_design_challenge_local_.php

Can you design a game based on an urban legend from your hometown Test your skills in October's Game Design Challenge! ]]>
https://gamecareerguide.com/news/1859 Tue, 01 Oct 2019 10:30:00 EDT
Level Design Patterns In 2D Games https://gamecareerguide.com/features/1858/level_design_patterns_in_2d_.php

NYU PhD candidate Ahmed Khalifa discusses six common level design patterns in 2D video games and explains how they impact the overall player experience. ]]>
https://gamecareerguide.com/news/1858 Thu, 26 Sep 2019 10:30:00 EDT
Results From Game Design Challenge: Face Your Fears https://gamecareerguide.com/features/1857/results_from_game_design_.php

Game Career Guide's readers design games that tackle childhood fears in these winning entries for September's Game Design Challenge! ]]>
https://gamecareerguide.com/news/1857 Tue, 24 Sep 2019 10:30:00 EDT
The Essential Convention Checklist https://gamecareerguide.com/features/1856/the_essential_convention_.php

Kevin Giguere presents a guide to planning for a convention showcase, including tips for setting up a booth and marketing in a public space. ]]>
https://gamecareerguide.com/news/1856 Thu, 19 Sep 2019 10:30:00 EDT
Design Insights We Learned At Dreamhack Dallas 2019 https://gamecareerguide.com/features/1855/design_insights_we_learned_at_.php

Citing detailed session data, Ross Przybylski explains how originality and choice influenced player perception during a recent showcase at Dreamhack Dallas 2019. ]]>
https://gamecareerguide.com/news/1855 Tue, 17 Sep 2019 10:30:00 EDT
How My Grandmother's War Stories Became A Video Game https://gamecareerguide.com/features/1854/how_my_grandmothers_war_stories_.php

Design inspiration can come from unexpected sources. Bob De Schutter explains how his grandmother's war stories formed the basis of his nonfiction game's narrative. ]]>
https://gamecareerguide.com/news/1854 Thu, 12 Sep 2019 10:30:00 EDT
Promoting Your Indie Game: Online Tools And Links https://gamecareerguide.com/features/1853/promoting_your_indie_game_online_.php

Looking to spread the word about your latest project Thomas Reisenegger delivers a comprehensive list of online tools that will help your game find an audience. ]]>
https://gamecareerguide.com/news/1853 Tue, 10 Sep 2019 10:30:00 EDT
DunkRatz Design Blog: Path To The Cheese Cannon https://gamecareerguide.com/features/1852/dunkratz_design_blog_path_to_the_.php

Pink House Games' Ozzie Smith discusses the many design tweaks and compromises that become necessary when creating a local multiplayer action game. ]]>
https://gamecareerguide.com/news/1852 Thu, 05 Sep 2019 10:30:00 EDT
Game Design Challenge: Face Your Fears https://gamecareerguide.com/features/1851/game_design_challenge_face_your_.php

Can you design a game that helps young players overcome their childhood fears Test your skills in September's Game Design Challenge! ]]>
https://gamecareerguide.com/news/1851 Tue, 03 Sep 2019 10:30:00 EDT
Modeling A Formula 1 Car In 3D https://gamecareerguide.com/features/1850/modeling_a_formula_1_car_in_.php

Aditya Rajani walks artists through the process of modeling, texturing, and rendering a Formula 1 car in 3D, offering insight into how to avoid common mistakes. ]]>
https://gamecareerguide.com/news/1850 Thu, 29 Aug 2019 10:30:00 EDT
Common Mistakes When Asking For Feedback https://gamecareerguide.com/features/1849/common_mistakes_when_asking_for_.php

Iuliana Urechi highlights eight common mistakes developers make when asking for feedback, and explains how you can elicit constructive criticism and advice. ]]>
https://gamecareerguide.com/news/1849 Tue, 27 Aug 2019 10:30:00 EDT
Creating Music For Video Games: The Plan https://gamecareerguide.com/features/1848/creating_music_for_video_games_.php

Ricardo Cuello outlines the basics of composing music for video games, focusing specifically on elements that establish form, character, and purpose. ]]>
https://gamecareerguide.com/news/1848 Thu, 22 Aug 2019 10:30:00 EDT