Video Game Design with Flowlab
Technology Requirements: A computer with an internet connection.
Tools & Additional Downloads: You will need to create an account with Flowlab.
skill level: 2/5
Module 1: Intro to Video Game Design
Explore the role of video game designer and other careers within the video game industry.
Module 2: Design Thinking & Video Game Design
Discover the process of design thinking and the 4 pillars of video game design.
Module 3: Creating Sprites
Learn to use the game design software: Flowlab and design your own sprites.
Module 4: Creating Animations
Explore the role of animations within video games and learn to create your own animations.
Module 5: Collision Part 1
Discover how to add different behaviours to your characters using collisions!
Module 6: Collisions Part 2
Using Flowlab, create your own enemies and environmental collisions like a dangerous spikes.
Module 7: Creating Game Levels
Create a more complex video game by adding more levels and build backgrounds for each level.
Module 8: Additional Game Levels Part 2
Continue refining your game as you add doors, portals, and ways to move between levels.
Module 9: Playtesting & Peer Feedback
Have your peers test your game to give you feedback on how to improve it!
Module 10: Pitching Your Game
Learn effective practices for pitching as you create one for your game!
Module 11: Final Submission
Use the feedback from your peers to polish and perfect your game before your final submission.