Board Game Design Project
To complete this section of the course, you need to create a design document for an instructional board game. Working on a team, you'll produce a complete description of the rules, board, cards and other necessary pieces.
Your deliverable is a playable prototype with enough cards or other materials to demonstrate your design to your client.
Using the template provided, turn in a web page with...
Here are some examples to inspire you:
Game Board & Pieces
You'll be using the Game Crafter service to create your prototype, and submit the artwork for all parts of the game, along with the rules that would be packages with the game. The templates available will force you to modify your ideas to keep manufacturing costs down as well as adjust your game to use standardized parts. This kind of compromise with reality is something that professional designers face all the time.
In keeping with the multifaceted nature of game design, I'll be looking at your games with an evaluation rubric in mind.
October 20, 2012: As a team, select your top three choices for a project to work on using this form.
October 22, 2012: Complete Board GameWorksheet 1: Analysis with your team.
November 5, 2012: Worksheet 2 complete draft is ready for
feedback from Bernie and your peers
This assignment counts for 35% of your final grade.