Halloween Computer Game Design Workshop | Pixel Art | Junior Session | Oldham

Ever wanted to design your own spooky computer game?

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

No previous programming or game design experience is required to take part.

Who is the Computer Game Design Workshop for:

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

What you’ll learn about:

– Using pixel art to design characters, levels, background plus much more.
– Animating the different game elements.
– Testing (Playing) your game.
– Publishing your game online.

What you will leave with:

Your finished computer game will be published online for you to play at home and continue working on after the workshop.

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.

Photos from previous sessions:

October 31
13:00 — 15:00 (2h)



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