As someone who loves games and gets a ton of inspiration from video games I am very happy to have taken this course to learn about game design and iteration. One of the big things for me in this course is when I took on the role as a producer…


Tatsuo is a young dragon who is the master of the skies. On his vacation to the Bahamas he challenges himself to become the master of the ocean. Tatsuo: Wipeout is a surfing game where the player has to help Tatsuo get from the beginning to the finish line while…


Jackbox game offers a variety of fun games for players, whether they are gamers or non gamers, to sit down and have fun. In class I observed fellow classmates try out games like “Drawful 2” and “You don’t know jack”. Drawful is a game that is similar to pictionary, except…


Title: Tatsuo

Help Tatsuo run and jump his way through this 2D platformer as he is in search for his wings!

My partner and I created this 2D platformer which features a little dragon name Tatsuo. Controls are the standard “wasd” or the arrow keys and spacebar to jump. The…


This is Tatsuo, a small dragon roaming through this cyber-like city in search of his wings. I am the artist and designer of this project and my partner, Camila Avina-Garcia, is the programmer and producer.

I was tasked to create the visuals and sounds of this game. In this version…


I played Canabalt, a 2D platforming runner rage game made by AdamAtomic. The controls are very straight forward as there is only one button needed to play. The game gets faster and faster and there are small obstacles along the way that will slow down the player. It also looks…


Name of game: Battle Solitaire

Duration: 30–45 minutes

# of players: 2

Mechanic: Pattern building

Solitaire is a game that is played in solitude, in other words you play it by yourself. What if this game becomes a game you play with another person? …


“I Doubt”, commonly known as “bullshit”, is a strategy game based on memorization and deception. I played this game with four other players through a video zoom call which is a different experience from playing a 1v1 game in person. …


I played SEGA’s Astro Blaster which gave me nostalgia since I played a lot of these types of games in my childhood. Most of my memories playing these types of games was spent in Vietnam where I would play various retro games like Tetris and Mario Bros. It was frustrating…

Jason L Nguyen

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