Be More Creative and Face More Challenges To Become a Better Game Designer

Game Creativity is Not Only from Gaming

  • Creativity is a skill that can be practised
  • Creativity and game design is not just idea generation but the whole process
  • CGD is creating and solving practical problems
  • Creativity is the culmination of our experience and knowledge
  • Creativity is about creating and solving problems

Look beyond games for inspiration

Restraints and Constraints can be Liberating

How to practice creativity as a skill:

  • Broaden your design palette by researching from a diverse set of sources
  • Embrace and apply limitations to fuel problem solving
  • Iterate early and often based on feedback to create new problems to solve

With Difficulty Comes Rewards

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Playtesting is Valuable

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Failure is real — and public when you’re a game developer

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You can’t force people to play your game only the way you want

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