We are presenting at PAX East 2016! This will be our 38th lecture or panel at a PAX since 2008, and it's a good one!
Atari Game Design
Sunday, April 24 at 3:30pm
Game design is a wide subject. The best approach to mastering it is to focus on the fundamentals, and what better place to do that than with Atari 2600 games? Join us for a deep game design analysis of classic competitive Atari games like Outlaw, and how their core concepts extend to modern games. When you can literally count the pixels with your eyes, and the code will fit in your calculator, the core principles of good (and bad) design become starkly apparent.