||The Design of Play|
Instructor: Lindsay Grace
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» Nintendo’s Sad Struggle for Survival
» Kickstarter Pick: Two Tomorrows From Now is inspired by theatrical improv
» Trailer Roundup for February 23, 2015
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|Syllabus Draft||A draft copy of the syllabus for IMS212, The Design of Play||0|
|IMS212 Course Packet||Link to your required reading for the course. There is no book for the class, just these readings.||0||HTML|
|Individual Presentation Topics||Each student is asssignmed a single topic to research and demonstrate. This is worth 10 percent of your grade.||1||HTML|
|5 Essentials to Games||A simplified model of the components of a game||2|
|Individual Presentation Grading||A basic rubric for your individual presentations||2||HTML|
|Design Summary Example Presentation||An example of the design summary assignment for you to use as a guide for the IMS212 Group presentations on September 21, 23 and November 9, 11..||3|
|Storytelling Resources||A few links and content around storytelling for games.||4||HTML|
|Flow Resources||Additional content to augement class discussion on flow||4||HTML|
|Midterm Assignment Prep||Overview of Game Design document requirements, if you choose this as your midterm project.||4||HTML|
|Game Design Document Overview||Basic resources for creating a game design document.||5||HTML|
|Game Lists||Top lists of digital and board games to fill out the references that were not covered in class||5||HTML|
|Game Prototype Evaluation||Grading guide for your game design and resources for understanding how to prototype a game. Includes examples of work.||6||HTML|
|Paper Prototype Help||A little more information about paper prototypes||7||HTML|
|Advergaming Links||Some quick links about advergaming||x11||HTML|
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