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#Actualjbadams

  Posted 04 January 2013 - 04:22 AM

Here's a few articles and stuffs that might be useful to some of you.

 

 

::GamaSutra Articles::

 

"Improving the Combat 'Impact' of Action Games" - http://www.gamasutra.com/features/20050428/sang_01.shtml

Excerpt of the Book "Create Professional Game Art Using Photoshop" - http://www.gamasutra.com/features/20060622/ahearn_01.shtml (Three Whole Pages! )

"Modular Game Art for Fast Level Design" - http://www.gamasutra.com/features/20051202/mader_01.shtml

"Illustrator-to-Maya: How to Design and Build the Perfect Level" - http://www.gamasutra.com/features/20050607/steingraber_01.shtml

"Tiled Terrain" - http://www.gamasutra.com/features/20011024/peasley_01.htm

 

 

::Level Design::

 

GamaSutra Level Design Resource Page - http://www.gamasutra.com/resource_guide/20010716/index.shtml

Misc. Level Design Articles - help.hourences.com/ http://www.gamedesign.net/node/111?PHPSESSID=b9d5fc7f7f9e82a463cc3b84d8f51815

 

 

::Other Stuff::

 

"Watch and Learn Videos - Digital Painting" (DivX Format) - http://www.carloscabrera.com.ar/tutorial.html

"Designing Arcade Computer Graphics" (zipped PDFs) http://www.gamemaker.nl/feldman/full.zip

Tsugumo's Article "So You Want to be a Pixel Artist?" - http://www.petesqbsite.com/sections/tutorials/tuts/tsugumo/

"Creating Good Game Art When You’re Not An Artist" http://www.gamedev.net/reference/articles/article1069.asp

 

if there's something that i missed please notify me and i'll stick it up here. this will also be added to as i find more articles.

 

NOTICE: As you can see in the succeeding posts (no offense to Fenryl and Shankar, of course, they were just trying to help ), please do not list link suggestions for "cut & paste" tutorials, since this thread is focused more on design than the "do this, then do that" kind of instructions.

 

[2010-02-26: Fixed a broken link. -dbaumgart] [Edited by - dbaumgart on February 26, 2010 5:51:14 PM]

: Fixed formatting.


#1jbadams

  Posted 04 January 2013 - 04:21 AM

<p>Here's a few articles and stuffs that might be useful to some of you.</p>
<p>&nbsp;</p>
<p>&nbsp;</p>
<p><strong>::GamaSutra Articles:: </strong></p>
<p>&nbsp;</p>
<p>&quot;Improving the Combat 'Impact' of Action Games&quot; - <a href="http://www.gamasutra.com/features/20050428/sang_01.shtml">http://www.gamasutra.com/features/20050428/sang_01.shtml</a></p>
<p>Excerpt of the Book &quot;Create Professional Game Art Using Photoshop&quot; - <a href="http://www.gamasutra.com/features/20060622/ahearn_01.shtml">http://www.gamasutra.com/features/20060622/ahearn_01.shtml</a> (Three Whole Pages! <img alt=":D" class="bbc_emoticon" src="http://public.gamedev.net//public/style_emoticons/default/biggrin.png" title=":D" />)</p>
<p>&quot;Modular Game Art for Fast Level Design&quot; - <a href="http://www.gamasutra.com/features/20051202/mader_01.shtml">http://www.gamasutra.com/features/20051202/mader_01.shtml</a></p>
<p>&quot;Illustrator-to-Maya: How to Design and Build the Perfect Level&quot; - <a href="http://www.gamasutra.com/features/20050607/steingraber_01.shtml">http://www.gamasutra.com/features/20050607/steingraber_01.shtml</a></p>
<p>&quot;Tiled Terrain&quot; - <a href="http://www.gamasutra.com/features/20011024/peasley_01.htm">http://www.gamasutra.com/features/20011024/peasley_01.htm</a></p>
<p>&nbsp;</p>
<p>&nbsp;</p>
<p><strong>::Level Design::</strong></p>
<p>&nbsp;</p>
<p>GamaSutra Level Design Resource Page - <a href="http://www.gamasutra.com/resource_guide/20010716/index.shtml">http://www.gamasutra.com/resource_guide/20010716/index.shtml</a></p>
<p>Misc. Level Design Articles - <a href="http://help.hourences.com">help.hourences.com/</a> <a href="http://www.gamedesign.net/node/111?PHPSESSID=b9d5fc7f7f9e82a463cc3b84d8f51815">http://www.gamedesign.net/node/111?PHPSESSID=b9d5fc7f7f9e82a463cc3b84d8f51815</a></p>
<p>&nbsp;</p>
<p>&nbsp;</p>
<p><strong>::Other Stuff:: </strong></p>
<p>&nbsp;</p>
<p>&quot;Watch and Learn Videos - Digital Painting&quot; (DivX Format) - <a href="http://www.carloscabrera.com.ar/tutorial.html">http://www.carloscabrera.com.ar/tutorial.html</a></p>
<p>&quot;Designing Arcade Computer Graphics&quot; (zipped PDFs) <a href="http://www.gamemaker.nl/feldman/full.zip">http://www.gamemaker.nl/feldman/full.zip</a></p>
<p>Tsugumo's Article &quot;So You Want to be a Pixel Artist?&quot; - <a href="http://www.petesqbsite.com/sections/tutorials/tuts/tsugumo/">http://www.petesqbsite.com/sections/tutorials/tuts/tsugumo/</a></p>
<p>&quot;Creating Good Game Art When You&rsquo;re Not An Artist&quot; <a href="http://www.gamedev.net/reference/articles/article1069.asp">http://www.gamedev.net/reference/articles/article1069.asp</a></p>
<p>&nbsp;</p>
<p>if there's something that i missed please notify me and i'll stick it up here. this will also be added to as i find more articles.</p>
<p>&nbsp;</p>
<p><strong>NOTICE:</strong> As you can see in the succeeding posts (no offense to Fenryl and Shankar, of course, they were just trying to help <img class="bbc_emoticon" src="http://public.gamedev.net//public/style_emoticons/default/smile.png" title=":)" /> ), please do not list link suggestions for &quot;cut &amp; paste&quot; tutorials, since this thread is focused more on design than the &quot;do this, then do that&quot; kind of instructions.</p>
<p>&nbsp;</p>
<p>[2010-02-26: Fixed a broken link. -dbaumgart] <!--EDIT--><span class="editedby"><!--/EDIT-->[Edited by - dbaumgart on February 26, 2010 5:51:14 PM]<!--EDIT--></span><!--/EDIT--></p>

: Fixed formatting.


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