Like games? Like playing games? In this camp, we’ll explore the principles of game design focusing on board games.
Games are all around us. The rise of computers and the internet has led to an explosion in gaming – obviously video and mobile games but also board games. It turns out gamers and the internet go together. Not only do we play games, but we use games to advertise, to get in shape, to learn, and the list goes on. The use of games for other purposes is called gamification.
Together we will answer these questions. What makes a game? What makes a game good? Fun? Interesting? Marketable?