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5 Software Tools Non-Artists Use To Create Game Art

Michael Nannings suggests a collection of tools that programmers and designers can use to produce abstracted and eye-catching game art.

How To Create Great Indie Games: Make Lots Of Them!

Michael Nannings details the benefits of focusing on several small projects in order to learn valuable game design principles first-hand.

Level Design Analysis: Oxenfurt In The Witcher 3

Drawing from his thesis on The Witcher 3, IULM University graduate Eduardo Tassi examines the Oxenfurt area's level design using metrics and topographical maps.

Scope: Choose A Target! Focus! Shoot!

Levon Demurchyan discusses scope and the difficulties involved in maintaining a tight focus for creative works.

Neurocracy: Using Wikipedia As A Narrative Device

Joannes Truyens explores an alternate approach to interactive narrative, breaking down how Neurocracy's sci-fi story uses wiki articles to guide the player's experience.

Art Tricks For Indies: Abstraction

Nicholas Lives explains how artists can move away from directly visualizing actions in a game world, and opt instead to represent those actions through non-literal means.

Designing For Accessibility In Fake Illusions

Tom Hermans explains how he made a game about optical illusions more accessible to players by focusing on simplicity, progression, and difficulty.

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