Articles: Development Tutorials

  • From Flash to HTML5 - a personal experience

    When I was asked to make a Flash game available for the iPad, which does not support Flash, and other mobile devices, I decided after a series of experiment to rebuild it in HTML5. I was confronted with a series of interesting but challenging...

  • The technique LucasArts used to design its classic adventure games

    One of the techniques developed during LucasArts' heyday as a graphic adventure developer is the idea of a "puzzle dependency chart." Developed by designer Ron Gilbert for his groundbreaking 1987 adventure Maniac Mansion, the technique breaks games...

  • Udacity course - HTML5 Game Development

    Course is designed to walk you through the major components of building HTML5 game. It introduces standard game development techniques and shows how to use them to create high performance HTML5 application. Prerequirements for teh course are:...

  • HTML5 Game Development

    HTML5 games are one of those buzzwords of the last few years. So the big question is, how to write an HTML5 game. On the web you can find different pages with resources and tutorials, so let's mention some: HTML 5 Game Development...

  • GameDev Academy

    GameDev Acadamy is a webpage dedicated to game developers. The page includes publishes tutorials from fields related to game developing, as well as courses, games and resources. The tutorials, including those for game design in HTML5, are written by...

  • 3DS MAX Tutorials

    There are several tutorials demonstrating how to work with 3ds Max and what the game designer can use it for. There is a tutorial given by LuclinMCWB introducing the 3ds Max Basics. It is a purely practical guide through the 3ds Max...

  • Game Design Tutorials for Unity3D

    LuclinMCWB gives a variety of practical tutorials in game design, especially in Unity3D environment. The tutorials are published on YouTube under minecraftwb username. There is a tutorial in Basics of Unity3D and Terrain Design which is very...

  • Introduction to Game Development

    This tutorial by Richard Jones and Katie Cunningham provides information starting from game development theory (what are the principles of a good game) to development of a simple game. It is intended for beginners in game development and gives many...

  • Game Design Basics

    http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=VSeCO2WUQ8I This video tutorial gives advice to all those who are serious about starting to work in game design. The video introduces the world of 'sandbox' editing. Sandbox and Game Engines Mentioned in this video...