Researching Your Game Idea

Now that you have detailed out an idea for your game, you need to research it.

We are going to do this by looking at games that are similar to the one that you want to make.

Research Assignment:(formative)  Due Wednesday, November 1

  • Find and list three different games that are similar to the one that you wish to make. Copy and paste the link to the game into your paper. (10 points)
  • Play each of those games and identify and fully list out the: (45 points)
    • components
    • mechanics
    • game space
    • rules
    • goals
  • For each game, write a paragraph or two answering the following questions? (45 points)
    • What did you like about the game and why?
    • What didn’t you like or would change about the game and why?
    • What elements of this game you would like to use or incorporate into your game?