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Can you make a video game with no experience: Pt. 5 – It isn’t easy creating a masterpiece

This report outlines the research, developed work and learning that came from investigating whether someone with no experience in game development, could make their own game. This also serves as the fifth and final part of an ongoing series which you can find on the Quiet Stories Blog. Along this journey I had no mentors or assistance, I merely learned from the teachings of academic and industry professionals, who have shared their knowledge online. I didn’t meet the high expectations I set myself, but learned an enormous amount.

Chris Bowring

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Quiet Stories’ 8 Tips for Success

How do you know when it’s the right time to take a chance? Will I ever find my dream job? What am I missing? These are questions that plague many of us, and hopefully the following 8 tips will help you on your path to success.

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Can you Make a Video Game With no Experience? – Pt. 1 Coming up With an Idea

This is an experiment to see if someone with no idea how to make a video game… can make one on their own.

This week we break down the goals of this series, explore what is achievable, settle on an idea, and choose an engine to work with.

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The Game Development Process (Infographic)

For my design class I was tasked with creating an infographic for a magazine. I decided to create one around the process of game production. Within this design I discuss a simplified version of said process but hopefully you find it of interest none the less.

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