Beginning Game Design


Transform your passion for playing video games into creating them using our beginner-friendly guide!

Newly Revised and Edited

You'll get up to speed with the latest game-making tech!

Enough to get you started...

But no so much that you'll get overwhelmed.

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Convenient to read whenever and wherever you are!

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Getting started with game design has never been easier!

And you don't need expensive hardware or software to begin.

Game Design For All

Not just for the super nerds!

You don't need to be a programming wizard to create modern AAA games right now. For so long the path to designing video games was a lengthy and expensive one. With the industry constantly changing, you may be wondering where and how to get started. Look no further. You've come to the right place for your one-stop-shop in how to break into the industry whether it be your hobby or profession.

With tons of people pointing you in as many directions, where to even start can be dizzying. We've created this guide to demystify the on-boarding process and provide the clarity you need. The goal of this book is to help you find your own way to get started... for very little cost.

After reading through Beginning Game Design, you'll have the knowledge to create your very own game where the only limit is your imagination.

Easy to read

Learn the terminology that the pros use without getting overwhelmed.

Not written by a robot...

...And you won’t feel like one reading it.

Great For Educators!

Are you an educator or education professional tasked with creating great computer science related content for your district? Awesome! We love education and are more than willing to help out. We realize that as a busy professional, you may not know where to begin introducing your students to the field of computer science.

Game design is one of the best ways to get young students excited about programming! Our book was created by educators with educators in mind. If you'd like to use it in your classroom, we'd highly encourage you to click on the contact link so that we can get to know you and your needs better!

Who We Are

Passionate

We've been around the block a few times and know how to 'do' as well as teach.

Industry Pros.
Programmers & Analysts

Our team knows computer science because we do computer science. In other words, we can walk the walk.

Teachers
K-12 & Higher Ed.

With many years of educational experience under our belt, we’ve learned a lot.

Curiosity-Minded
Lifelong Learners

With technology constantly changing, we couldn’t stop learning if we wanted to!

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What's Inside?

Here's the Breakdown

Design

Get Your Creativity Flowing

We'll show you where and how to get those design instincts going.

  • Game Mechanic Design
  • Level Design
  • 3D/2D Art
  • 3D/2D Animation

Start Designing Video Games Today!

Development

For the Technically Inclined

Never programmed before? No problem. We'll show you where to get started.

  • Popular Game Engines
  • Cutting Edge Programming Languages
  • Game Programming Theory

Bring Your Game to Life!

Industry

Make Some $$$

What the heck does a game dev. job look like and how can you get one?

  • Education Requirements
  • Job Skills
  • Which Path to Take
  • How to Get Into the Game

Break Into the Industry!

Resources

All the Tools You'll Need

These days anyone with a computer and internet access can get started!

  • Modeling Software
  • Game Engine Toolsets
  • Graphic Design Applications

Why Wait!?