The Business of Video Games – Not just Fun and Games

What follows is a summary of my experience working through the Game Design and Development specialization. I've been moving at a slow and steady pace since my last update regarding this specialization. However, slow progress is still progress. I completed the Business of Games and Entrepreneurship and Game Development for Modern Platforms. These are the … Continue reading The Business of Video Games – Not just Fun and Games

I’m Learning Game Design and Development on Coursera

About a month ago, I started the Game Design and Development Specialization on Coursera, an online course taught by Michigan State University media and information faculty. The specialization focuses on the process of planning, narrative writing and building video games using the Unity 3D game engine. There are five course in the specialization. I'm currently … Continue reading I’m Learning Game Design and Development on Coursera

3 Video Games that Inspired Me to Learn Game Design

As I progress through the game design course on Coursera, one fellow student asked us to name our 3 favorite games. The responses were very interesting and brought back memories. I grew up playing video games so I had some trouble limiting my list to only 3 favorites. Here are a few video games that … Continue reading 3 Video Games that Inspired Me to Learn Game Design

Press and Hold the Reset Button: My Video Game Evolution

A wonderful post on Femhype has reminiscence about my own video game evolution. Video games have been a part of my life since I was 9 years old. It's fun, collaborative and at sometimes even therapeutic. It introduces you to a new world. Since I'm not one to miss an opportunity to reminiscence about the … Continue reading Press and Hold the Reset Button: My Video Game Evolution