Action Game Design

Overview
Campers learn to create a fast paced video game with custom backgrounds, paths, and obstacles by visually linking simple behaviors into complex game logic. They import and create images, sprites, and sounds to make their game unique.

Is this workshop appropriate for my camper?

Ages All
Skill Level Beginner to Advanced
Progressive Content Workshop designed for campers to progress at their own pace with content that advances from basic to complex. May be taken multiple times.
Prerequisites None
Software Game Maker


What will my camper learn?

  • Basic 2D game design theory
  • Differences and commonalities among various types of action games
  • Troubleshooting and problem solving skills


What will my camper create?
A 2D action game.

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