Netherlands, Amsterdam

Capital Game Concepts

when 6 July 2020 - 17 July 2020
language English
duration 2 weeks
credits 3 EC
fee EUR 875

With billions of players worldwide, video and board games have conquered the planet. At the heart of their success is the art of game design: the discipline of creating engaging systems and immersive challenges appealing to the imagination.

Have you always wondered how your favorite games were designed or do you want to step into the shoes of a game designer? This is the course for you!

This course will guide you through the process of creating game concepts, from the initial idea to a tested design.

You will discover the key elements that you can use to create interesting challenges for your future players: objectives, resources, rules, etc. and have the opportunity to get familiar with these techniques during interactive lectures and workshops.

Course leader

Coline Pannier

Target group

This course is open to anyone willing to learn about game concepting. Mastery of the English language is required

Course aim

By the end of this course, you will be able to:

1. Apply key game-design techniques to create game concepts.
2. Quickly create prototypes and test their feasibility.
3. Iterate on ideas using test results to improve your design.

Fee info

EUR 875: Tuition fee