Game Dev Resources

Resources for game developers. Physical events relate to Nova Scotia, Canada. (To share, link to xona.com/resources.)

 

Animation:

 *Idea Credit: Sam Robichaud (NSCC Game Development faculty)

 

Art Assets (Free Sources):

 *Link Credit: Sam Robichaud (NSCC Game Development faculty)

 

Audio (Free Sources):

 *Link Credit: Sam Robichaud (NSCC Game Development faculty)
†Bfxr (and sfxr before it) were used to make sound effects in our Xona Games' games, including Decimation X and Score Rush series.

 

C# (Programming):

 

C# / Unity (Programming):

 

C# / XNA / MonoGame (Programming):

Author Credit: James Silva / Ska Studios (and Xona Games friend!)

 

Documentation:

 

Design (Game Design & Level Design):

Games:

Misc.:

*Game Credit: Myke Wills / N163LPH03N1X (NSCC Game Development graduate and Xona Games friend!)
†Link Credit: Noah Levering (NSCC Game Development graduate)
‡Link Credit: Suzanne Labrecque (NSCC Digital Animation faculty)

 

Entrepreneurship:

*Link Credit: Sean Morrow (NSCC Game Development & IT faculty)

 

Game Development: 

*Link Credit: Sam Robichaud (NSCC Game Development faculty)

 

Game Development Process (Team, Process, Production, Milestones):

From "Video_game_development" Wikipedia article.

 

Marketing:

Be active on these forms of social media.

*Games that started here include: Minecraft, FEZ, Return of the Obra Dinn, Papers Please, Manifold Garden, Project Rain World, Ultima Ratio Regum, Owlboy, etc.

 

Project Management: 

 

User Interface Design:

There are additional Unity Tutorials on UI. Click in and filter the "topic" by "user interface".

 

Productivity: 

 

Social / Networking: 

Meet Ups:

Game Jams:

Pitches:

 

Social Anxiety: 

 *Link Credit: Sam Robichaud (NSCC Game Development faculty)

 

Note About Author:

Matthew Doucette has taught video game development in various partnerships:

We are connected with many game development students globally and locally, and these are resources that we found helpful for all of them.

Let us know if you have any links to add.

 

That is all.