Game Development 101 with Devin Becker

Devin Becker is a great guy to talk to when it comes to game design and rapid game prototyping, as some may already know if you’ve attended his past classes. This time the focus will be an Introduction to Game Design. If you’re new to game dev, or even if you aren’t, this informative course covers all the bases. There will be two different times, for the same course.

The class is $20 to attend for adults, $10 for kids 13 and under.

Pick which one fits with your schedule, and sign up on EventBrite here:

November 20th, 6:30-8:30PM

November 23rd, 1:00-3:00PM

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  • Steve

    It was excellent. My 8- and 10-year-old boys came too. It looked like they weren't paying attention, but they both told me what they had learned on the way home.

    1 · December 18, 2013

    • Devin B.

      You got some smart kids! They added some great examples!

      2 · December 18, 2013

  • Larry G.

    So it may seem like a question that I should already have the answer to, but...

    What kind of game design? Game design as in computer games or game design as in board games?

    I'm guessing the former because you're a programmer but it's best to ask questions when one doesn't know.

    November 20, 2013

    • Devin B.

      Good question. Its about both but heavier on computer games. There will be a board game focused class in the future.

      November 20, 2013

  • Devin B.

    Everyone planning to attend should make sure to rsvp via the Eventbrite link provided above. Also good to join this meetup group and rsvp to stay on top of future classes http://www.meetup.com/Learn-Game-Development/events/150101762/

    Look forward to seeing everyone there!

    1 · November 19, 2013

  • Brent

    Looks like 6 students 9-12 grade.

    2 · November 18, 2013

    • Devin B.

      They'll learn a lot!

      1 · November 18, 2013

  • Abdul

    I'll be bringing in a 12 yr old programming enthusiast.
    Allowed?

    November 18, 2013

    • Steve

      My 8- and 10-year-old game dev beginners are coming and are pretty excited about it.

      1 · November 18, 2013

    • Devin B.

      Kids of all ages are more than welcome and encouraged to come.

      1 · November 18, 2013

  • Felix R.

    I can finally go to one of these!!!

    2 · November 18, 2013

    • A former member
      A former member

      It's about time XD

      2 · November 18, 2013

  • Brent

    I might be bringing some of my students, I will let confirm when I know more.

    1 · November 15, 2013

    • Devin B.

      I've had teachers bring students before and it works out great. If you know any other teachers who would be interested please let em know.

      2 · November 15, 2013

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