Game Mechanics and Gameplay-L3 07

Game Mechanics and Gameplay-L3 07

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A comprehensive exploration of the concepts and principles of game mechanics and gameplay.

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Creating a game concept, designing game mechanics and gameplay, presenting your game concept

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Digital and meta skills


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Learning Intentions

- We are learning to understand game mechanics and gameplay. - We are learning to apply this knowledge to create a game concept. - We are learning to present our game concept and its mechanics and gameplay.

Success Criteria

- I can explain game mechanics and gameplay. - I can create a game concept with game mechanics and gameplay elements. - I can present my game concept and its mechanics and gameplay.

Hints and tips

1. If you're struggling to understand game mechanics and gameplay, look at online resources or interviews with game designers. 2. Don't be afraid to be creative with your game concept. 3. Use visuals in your document and presentation to clarify complex concepts.

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