Game Dsign Essentials:
by Briar Lee Mitchell

Game Dsign Essentials: <br>by Briar Lee Mitchell
Item# 1118159276
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An easy-to-follow primer on the fundamentals of digital game design

The quickly evolving mobile market is spurring digital game creation into the stratosphere, with revenue from games exceeding that of the film industry. With this guide to the basics, you'll get in on the game of digital game design while you learn the skills required for storyboarding, character creation, environment creation, level design, programming, and testing.

  • Teaches basic skill sets in the context of current systems, genres, and game-play styles
  • Demonstrates how to design for different sectors within gaming including console, PC, handheld, and mobile
  • Explores low-poly modeling for game play
  • Addresses character and prop animation, lighting and rendering, and environment design
  • Discusses the path from concept to product, including pre- and post-production
  • Includes real-world scenarios and interviews with key studio and industry professionals

    With Game Design Essentials, you'll benefit from a general-but-thorough overview of the core art and technology fundamentals of digital game design for the 21st century.


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    Publisher: Wiley/Sybex
    Page Count (est.): 296
    ISBN10: 1118159276
    ISBN13: 9781118159279
    Cover: Paperback
    Pub Date: 3/14/2012