Lectures
Date Title Reading
Game Dev Process
1

Monday

Jan 11th

Course overview
2

Tuesday

Jan 12th

Ideas and Feedback
3

Wednesday

Jan 13th

Planning and Risk
4

Thursday

Jan 14th

Documentation
Assignment 1 due, Friday, Jan 15th
5

Monday

Jan 18th

Game and Experiences
6

Tuesday

Jan 19th

Game Mechanics
7

Wednesday

Jan 20th

Prototyping

Thursday

Jan 21st

Trip to Runaway at 11:00am
Assignment 2 due, Friday, Jan 22nd
Game Elements
8

Monday

Jan 25th

Level Design
9

Tuesday

Jan 26th

2D Graphics

Wednesday

Jan 27th

Trip to RocketWerkz at 2:00pm
10

Thursday

Jan 28th

Physics
Assignment 3 due, Friday, Jan 29th
11

Monday

Feb 1st

AI
12

Tuesday

Feb 2nd

UI
Fine tuning
13

Wednesday

Feb 3rd

Game Balance
14

Thursday

Feb 4th

The Player and Indirect Control

Monday

Feb 8th

Waitangi Day (observed)
15

Tuesday

Feb 9th

Storytelling
16

Wednesday

Feb 10th

Guest lecture by Alex Galbraith from Runaway Play
17

Thursday

Feb 11th

3D Graphics
18

Monday

Feb 15th

Wrap up
Assignment 4 due, Friday, Feb 19th