game design

June 12, 2020

10 Game Design Tips to Accelerate Your Career

In a few short decades, video games have grown from the hobby of a few to a global market worth $152.1 billion. As they've become more advanced, game design has evolved into an...

May 13, 2020

Getting a Job in Game Development: 8 Strategies for Success

So you love gaming and want to make it your career. Launching your future in the highly competitive game development industry can be daunting, but through true grit and a focused...

May 1, 2020

Game Design Basics: How to Start Building Video Games

Building a video game used to require a fair amount of technical expertise, but today’s technology has made it easier than ever. That said, having a good understanding of game...

April 29, 2020

What is the Difference Between Game Design and Game Programming?

If you plan on getting a job in game development, you will need to know the difference between game design and game programming. 

March 30, 2020

Want to Become a Game Designer? Start Doing These 5 Things Today

Lead Designer and Game Design Course mentor Heath Smith has more than a decade of experience in the AAA video game industry. Heath has worked at Activision, Square Enix and...

February 24, 2020

Game Designer Troy Dunniway Shares Tips on How to Make a Great Video Game

If you want to know how to make a great video game, Troy Dunniway is the guy to ask. Troy's been making video games for over 25 years, and between working with art legends like...

October 24, 2019

How Video Games Are Made: The Game Development Process

Want to know how video games are made? This article walks through the video game development process, and in particular, the 'pipeline' – an industry

August 1, 2018

On the Rise: Online Animation Courses

The Animated Film & Video Game industry is on the rise and so are online computer animation courses. International consumption of digital entertainment is at an all-time high....

July 31, 2018

Student Success Story: Concept Artist Alan Blackwell

"In the end, I came out with about three finished pieces which directly led to me being picked up by DeNA Studios Canada as a

July 31, 2018

5 Tips to Get a Job in Game Design

Want to get a job in game design? Here are the top 5 tips from industry veteran Simon Warwick who’s been working in the games industry for more than a decade.