INDIVIDUAL GAME IDEA: Ideation

Originally posted on MM395:
Being creative is definitely not one of my strong suites. So in this class when we had ten minutes to create ten different game ideas, naturally I freaked out. I struggled to come up with one, let alone ten. I wasted a good four minutes freaking out thinking of games I…

Group Game Mechanics: Back & Forth

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This weeks seminar focused on our group discussing the mechanics of our game ‘Back & forth‘. In order to really hone in on finalising the mechanics, algorithms and rules of the game we each took a specific section to focus on. Each person was given a section to define and further…

Group Game Idea: Back & Forth

Originally posted on MM395:
Back & Forth is the board game our group would like to pitch and develop. It is an argument based board game, which was inspired by a viral video of a woman stealing a parking spot by just standing in it. While watching this video in class and reading the comments,…

My PANDEMIC Experience

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Pandemic is unlike any other board game I have ever played. It is not like your typical game such as monopoly, which is heavily relied on the competitiveness of its players; rather it promotes cooperation and a combined effort of all the players to complete and win the game. Pandemic was…