Game Design

Game design: The five stages of choice made by every player

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If you have played a game before, you’d be familiar with the situation of “choice making” and the five stages of choice. The process of deciding on a certain choice instead of another can depend on a specific series of factors but, it can be summed up into five stages. Those…

Game ideas: how to create your game ideas in 5 steps

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So you want to come up with new game ideas for your next game, but you don’t know exactly where to start? There is a simple and efficient technique that will help you to create your next amazing game ideas. This technique can be used in every situation from a…

Flow channel in games: Make the player Feeling awesome

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The Flow channel in games: Most of the work of a game designer is to be creative and come up with great game ideas. But sometimes, knowing about some interest studies can be very helpful in designing your games. One of the concepts that you should know for sure is…

Paper prototyping in game development

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What is a paper prototyping? A paper prototype is a game concept (both mechanics and aesthetics) explained using paper. So basically, you will create a game concept with pencils and paper .   Why paper prototyping it important? A paper prototype have a lot of advantages: Quick to make. No…

What is a game made of: Definition of a game

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We all play games and we all enjoy the time spent doing so. But as a game designer you must deeply understand what a game is made of. Before doing so, let’z ask ourselves one of the most discussed questions in the game design world: what is a game? What…