A few resources to improve your Ludum Dare experience

Posted by (twitter: @AranKoning)
December 10th, 2013 1:02 pm

Hey everyone,

I’ve compiled a small list of super useful talks/articles with information that will make your Ludum Dare experience much better. They range from improving your core mechanics to getting your game played. Hope you enjoy!

The Four-Hour Game Design by Jonatan Söderström, a really humoristic talk with information on several aspects of jamming.

Juice it or lose it by Martin Jonasson and Petri Purho, a talk that focusses specifically on how to “juice” up your game.

30 tiny tricks to make your action game feel better by Jan Willem Nijman. A downloadable game/presentation about simple ways to improve your (action) game.

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Download here (exe only unfortunately)

 

10 Tips for Jammers – How to get your game jam game played by Paul Hack. This article focusses on well, getting your game played.

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Article here

 

(Image by Gaz “Gary” Gretsky)

 

If you have any suggestions, please post them in the comments and I’ll add them!

 

-Sanguine (@AranKoning)

 

 


7 Responses to “A few resources to improve your Ludum Dare experience”

  1. Jerre says:

    might be good to warn people the download is an exe file (so not useful for OSX users)

  2. TheGreenTie says:

    I can’t believe how incredibly amazing and useful this post was. Shared it twice, really.
    Juice it or Lose it…. Oh my.

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