Strengths: Efficient 3d Modelling. Level Design. Shader Creation. Programming. Logic. Weaknesses: Sound/Music. Complex Animation. Easily Distracted. Character modelling. Opportunities: Lecturers. Online Tutorials. Practice in spare time. Threats: Parents who don’t understand that things take time. Possibility of my content not being successful. Post College: I’m still not certain about what I’d like to do when … More SWOT 23/06/17 (End of Year)
Here is a link to our Bioshock GDD: https://docs.google.com/presentation/d/17hDPfpXE2W36CPZbGfokvaZWvsYUqd_RlP0D2MdeScU/edit?usp=sharing
Bioshock Summary Bioshock is an FPS game based in 1960. The game features a protagonist named Jack who survives a plane crash into the Atlantic Ocean, but finds the entrance to a huge underwater city known as Rapture. When Jack arrives, Rapture is falling apart as everyone is addicted to ‘Adam’ which is a substance … More Bioshock/Bioshock Infinite comparison
Summary of Bioshock Bioshock is a game based in the year 1960. The game features a protagonist named Jack who survives a plane crash into the Atlantic Ocean, but finds the entrance to a huge underwater city known as Rapture. When Jack arrives, Rapture is falling apart as everyone is addicted to ‘Adam’ which is … More Bioshock Analysis
For this session, the game I decided to have a look at Hatred, a 2015 top-down shoot ’em up. Hatred is a game developed by a studio known as ‘Destructive Creations’ and was designed to be controversial from the start. In 2014, a trailer was released showing a misanthropic sociopath picking up an arsenal of … More Videogame Controversy
Over our course we have made contact with various people from the industry itself via Skype or a presentation in-person. This has been a good time to ask questions about the industry and get tips of what they are looking for and how to get a potential job. Chillingo Skype call We had a skype … More Industry Contacts
Videogames have always been subject to controversy, whether it’s for ethical or moral reasons, or how things in the game are represented. I will be analysing the Assassins Creed series for it’s use of many unique characters from around the world. Before I begin going into detail, it’s worth mentioning that Ubisoft has a disclaimer when … More Representation of gender, race, and culture.
Our task was to look into how much it could potentially cost to set up and maintain an independent game studio. A few of the things that would be required are: £4,440.00 3ds £246 Mudbox £3810.64 PCs £44.46 Photoshop £4200 office £117450 programmer for 3 years £12 chairs All of these add up to a … More Research on creating an Indie studio.
Today we learned about Belbin’s theory of team roles and how every team is usually comprised of people from each of the following categories. After completing a questionnaire on teamwork that helped identify our personal strengths and weaknesses, I decided that the role the best suited me was ‘Shaper’. Interestingly, I was the only student … More Belbin’s Team Roles