By Eric D.(Eric Grebler) Grebler
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There are a ton of graphics programs out there that can create a perfect circle for me. In the next chapter I’ll cover the different graphic design programs that are available to you, but just as with programming, the skills and concepts are more important than the actual tools you use. For example, if you know how to create a circle in a program like CorelDRAW, you’ll easily ﬁgure out how to create a circle in Adobe Illustrator. Graphic design plays a huge role in the development of a video game.
31 32 Chapter 3 n Designing a Game Planning Your Game So now that you’ve got a great idea for a video game, the real work begins: the planning stage. In this stage you have to map out and plan the different aspects of your game. In other words, you’ll be creating the road map that the programmer will follow when developing the code for the game. ) Type of Game The type of game you choose will determine the amount of programming work necessary. For example, creating a full football game simulation will be more difﬁcult to program than a tic-tac-toe simulation.
Or checkers. It’s important that you make your game appealing so that people will want to play it. An Event in Your Life Our lives are stories that are played out on a daily basis, and they are the perfect inspiration for video games. Every day something happens to you or you see something that could be the idea behind a video game. Did a car splash a puddle on you on your way to work? You could make a video game where the player tries to avoid being splashed. Were you put in detention for behaving badly in school?