Right now, there are more game developers than there are game designers. Yet, game design is an essential part of the entire game development cycle — it has a life line of its own. While game development is all about coding in the game’s mechanics, game design is the string that brings to life a game’s stories, characters, game-play, rules, interfaces, dialogue and environments.
This was the theme behind our latest workshop on Game Design which was conducted by Dennis Mbuthia - a game designer and animator with 8 years’ industry experience and has worked on over 10 motion graphic campaigns, 4 animation (2D) short films and 1 board game. …
Africa Game Developers community continues to grow from strength to strength impacting game developers a meetup at a time with talks and workshops! :-)
We were delighted to host Gautam Shah, Founder of Internet of Elephants for our April monthly meetup which was hosted at The Twig. Gautam shared on their kickstarter campaign and what led for it to be successful.
Internet of Elephants is a one of a kind startup that develops games and digital products for the benefit of wildlife conservation. Using the real data gathered from the tracking devices of our conservation partners and bringing in cutting edge augmented reality, our team of technologists and conservationists aim to tell stories of structure in a never seen before way that brings wildlife into the daily lives of the public.
Internet of Elephants was recently voted one of the Top 10 Most Innovative companies of 2018.