Fun and Explanatory (like a Game should be)
Introduction to Game Design, a CalArts (California Institute of the Arts) in Coursera.
- Elements of Gaming, Game Design Document, Feedback
- Rules and Balance
- Driving Story, Roleplaying and Character Motivation
- Explaining and Imagining
- Characters in Gaming, Types of Characters, Multiplayer Rules and Balance
The instructor, Fran Krause, a professor at Animation Course, knows what he talks about and could explain game design theory in a funny and easy way. All course was made in 2:20h and its part of Game Design: Art and Concepts Specialization.