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Upper Merion Parks and Recreation

Digital Game Design 4 Kids

Grades 2-4

Calling all future game developers! Bring your video game ideas to life as you learn the ins-and-outs of how a video game is designed and produced. In our Game Design 4 Kids program, participants learn the basics of video game development and design their own games using kid-friendly developer tools.

Goals and Learning Objectives
  • Explore and design platform-style 2D game experiences
  • Understand 2D game design principles
  • Define iterative design in game development
  • Identify elements that make fun gameplay
  • Understand platforming elements in games
Hardware

Primary Computer Device:

  • Windows 8, 10 or 11
  • or Mac OS
  • or Chromebook
  • or iPad with iOS 10 or higher

 

Additional Required Tech:

  • Headphones
  • Microphone
  • Web Camera
Software
  • Bloxels

Location

Upper Merion Parks and Recreation
King of Prussia, PA

Date

June 27 - July 01
Ongoing...

Time

9:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Goals and Learning Objectives
  • Explore and design platform-style 2D game experiences
  • Understand 2D game design principles
  • Define iterative design in game development
  • Identify elements that make fun gameplay
  • Understand platforming elements in games
Hardware

Primary Computer Device:

  • Windows 8, 10 or 11
  • or Mac OS
  • or Chromebook
  • or iPad with iOS 10 or higher

 

Additional Required Tech:

  • Headphones
  • Microphone
  • Web Camera
Software
  • Bloxels