Expectations in Game Design

Christopher Mitchell

Director- Gaming Department- Vancouver Film School- Canada

Vancouver Film School

Expectations in Game Design

10:00-10:30 6 March   2019

Design in games is greatly affected by user expectations. Violating those expectations is a proven technique to delight and surprise users but results in a user experience cost that must be managed.  In this design methodology talk, Christopher will speak about ways in which game developers can improve the experiences of their users and get attention for their products in a crowded marketplace.
Take Away
Attendees will leave the talk with a greater understanding of the effects and value of innovation in game design. Attendees will have a greater understanding of how new ideas and technologies should be evaluated and incorporated, or not, into their game productions.