Video Game Development

Explore the art and science of building video games

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Get involved at each stage of the production pipeline:

Game Theory

Discuss and analyze game theory examples in the wild to inform new, compelling digital experiences.

Prototyping

Learn about the value of agile, iterative design in video game development. Great visuals can’t save a broken program!

Asset Design

Let your imagination soar and design a world for your game to inhabit. You’ll learn how design can affect tone and storytelling.

Programming

Implement core programming concepts such as variables, functions, conditionals, and loops to bring your game to life!

Visual Effects

Add style to your game with physics-based particle effects, a graphical user interface, or audio/visual user feedback.

Beta Testing

Share your work with your peers to collect user feedback and data. Use their insights to make improvements to your game.

Course Schedule:

June 2017

Sun Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri Sat
1
  • Board Meeting
  • Video Game Dev
  • Robotics & Hardware
  • Websites + Games
2
  • Websites + Games
3
  • Video Game Development
4
5
  • Camp - Video Game Development
  • Camp - Competitive Robotics
  • Websites + Games
6
  • Camp - Video Game Development
  • Camp - Competitive Robotics
  • Robotics & Hardware
  • Websites + Games
7
  • Camp - Video Game Development
  • Camp - Competitive Robotics
  • Video Game Dev
  • Websites + Games
8
  • Camp - Video Game Development
  • Camp - Competitive Robotics
  • Video Game Dev
  • Robotics & Hardware
  • Websites + Games
9
  • Camp - Video Game Development
  • Camp - Competitive Robotics
  • Websites + Games
10
  • Video Game Development
11
12
  • Camp - Explore Coding
  • Camp - Wearable Tech
  • Websites + Games
13
  • Camp - Explore Coding
  • Camp - Wearable Tech
  • Websites + Games
14
  • Camp - Explore Coding
  • Camp - Wearable Tech
  • Video Game Dev
  • Websites + Games
15
  • Camp - Explore Coding
  • Camp - Wearable Tech
  • Outline plan/target outcomes for next week
  • Video Game Dev
  • Robotics & Hardware
  • Websites + Games
16
  • Camp - Explore Coding
  • Camp - Wearable Tech
  • Websites + Games
17
  • Video Game Development
18
19
  • Prep Harriton Meeting Agenda & Pathway Doc
  • Camp - Video Game Development
  • Camp - Competitive Robotics
  • Websites + Games
20
  • Camp - Video Game Development
  • Camp - Competitive Robotics
  • Robotics & Hardware
  • Websites + Games
21
  • Camp - Video Game Development
  • Camp - Competitive Robotics
  • Video Game Dev
  • Websites + Games
22
  • Camp - Video Game Development
  • Camp - Competitive Robotics
  • Video Game Dev
  • Robotics & Hardware
  • Websites + Games
23
  • Camp - Video Game Development
  • Camp - Competitive Robotics
  • Websites + Games
24
  • Video Game Development
25
26
  • Camp - Explore Coding
  • Camp - Wearable Tech
  • Websites + Games
27
  • Camp - Explore Coding
  • Camp - Wearable Tech
  • Robotics & Hardware
  • Websites + Games
28
  • Camp - Explore Coding
  • Camp - Wearable Tech
  • Video Game Dev
  • Websites + Games
29
  • Camp - Explore Coding
  • Camp - Wearable Tech
  • Video Game Dev
  • Robotics & Hardware
  • Websites + Games
30
  • Camp - Explore Coding
  • Camp - Wearable Tech
  • Websites + Games

Membership Plan:

BSD strives to offer students a comprehensive tech education. As a result, all classes and times are open to members! Each day, we run courses ranging from Robotics and Video Game Development to Website Design and 3D Animation. This approach fosters a well rounded tech foundation for students and promotes cross-disciplinary projects.

$100/class

1 Class (2hrs).
No commitment.

$600/month

Unlimited Classes.
Pay month-to-month.

$5,000/year

Unlimited Classes.
One year commitment.

Meet Your Instructors:

Mike, JP, Angel, Tyler, and Vince

Instructors have extensive programming and design experience.

BSD Instructor Mike Dixon BSD Instructor JP BSD Instructor Angel BSD Instructor Tyler BSD Instructor Vince

Try a Class for Free!

Register today for a no obligation, free trial class! You’ll have the opportunity to experience our space, meet the instructors, and sample the course material.

Plus, we’ll get to know what you’re passionate about and help you pursue you’re interests!

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