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COMPUTER GAME DESIGN: PIXEL ART AT MADFABLAB (FOR AGES 8+)

  • PLANT NOMA Dantzic Street Manchester, England, M4 United Kingdom (map)

Ever wanted to design your own computer game?

This two hour fun, creative and hands-on game design workshop you will discover the techniques and tools required to design your own fully functional retro 2D platform game. Learn how to use pixel art to design and animate characters, levels, background and much more. Your finished games will be published online for you to play at home and share with friends and family.

Who is this course for

We suggest a minimum age of 8 for this workshop. If you’re not quite old enough why not see if an adult can stay and help you during the session.

What you’ll learn

  • How to use pixel art to design characters, levels, background and more
  • How to animate the different elements
  • How to test (Play) your game
  • How to publish your game online

What you will leave with

You will receive a certificate and pin badge that shows you have successfully completed this workshop and you are a certified MakoCreater.

Equipment you’ll need

All equipment will be provided on the day, you just need to bring yourself.