Idea to Reality: How to Make Your First Video Game

Mt. Pleasant Library

Idea to Reality: How to Make Your First Video Game

Wednesday, Aug. 23, 2017, 6:30 p.m.

Dorothy Phoenix, local game developer, software engineer, and owner of Cloudy Heaven Games, will present this hour-long talk on how anyone can make a video game with no prior programming experience. She will cover the following topics: 
 
  • What skills are required to make a game
  • Tips for writing out your game idea
  • Choosing a realistic scope for your idea
  • Suggestions for beginner-friendly game development software and tools 
  • Ideas for monetizing games
And more.

The main audience for this presentation is teens and adults, but children with an interest in video game design and/or coding are welcome, too.