This week I continued working through the space shooter tutorial. While working through this is helpful in terms of learning valuable information about working on unity and what additions that can be made to a game to make it more interesting I should try to finish this tutorial as soon as possible. I shall attempt […]



This week I finalized the idea that I would move forward with for my course work. I decided to go with the space shooter convoy idea, this idea was the most viable as it seems simple enough to tinker with and there are a few different aspects to work on. After talking with the lecturer […]


Week 3- Gameplay Prototyping

As it is week 3 I have started trying to narrow down what idea I want to move forward with. At this moment I am most likely going to move forward with the space shooter convoy idea. After doing a few tutorials I feel that I have an idea how to implement the necessary mechanics […]

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Week 2- Gameplay Prototyping

Idea 3: A side-scrolling platformer where there are two tracks to follow. Basically there would be one track in the foreground and one in the background and while traversing normal platform obstacles you will need to switch to a different track every so often. The need to switch might not even be necessary, it could […]

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Week 1- Gameplay Prototyping

My initial thoughts on what I will cover for my coursework are that I should focus on a mechanic for a 2D game as I will be more comfortable working in a 2D enviroment. I was thinking of looking at 2D based game genres like platformers as I am fimiliar with  making these kind of […]

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Self Evaluation

Design aims- The design aims for this project were to develop a prototype for a social media application to support students studying with the new college. It could either be a native app running on the android OS or as a web app optimized for a smartphone. Planning targets- First was research, then the mini […]

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Hi-Fi prototype evaluation

I got 6 people to look at my Hi-Fi prototype and I gave them the task of getting from the Log in page to the results page and then to go back to the log in page. Person 1– They took 21 seconds to complete the task, they did not make a mistake, they recalled […]

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Lo-Fi prototype evaluation

Screen Layout Visual Impact- 5/5/5/4/5/5 Clear and makes sense- 5/5/5/5/4/5 Navigation Clear how to navigate?- 5/5/5/5/4/5 Know where you are in structure?- 5/5/5/5/4/5 Font Easy to read?- 5/5/5/4/4/4 Size/spacing?- 5/5/5/5/4/5 Appeal to target group?- 5/5/5/5/4/5 Colour Colours work together?- 5/5/5/4/4/5 Clear and easy to read- 5/5/5/4/4/5 Appeal to target group?- 5/5/5/5/4/5 Additional features Understand what […]

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App Content and navigation

The content that will be on this app will be information on courses as a whole and classes , personal timetables, staff info (e.g contact information), info on students results, student portfolios, a map that shows the locations of the colleges, reminders of important dates (e.g holidays) and any recent pieces of news that is […]

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Style Evaluation

Opinions  Person 1-1 Visual: 4       Cultural response: Football   Accessibility: 5      Font: 4      Font & colour: 4                1-2 Visual: 4       Cultural response: Football   Accessibility: 3      Font: 4      Font & colour: 3                1-3 Visual: 4       Cultural response: N/A  Accessibility: 5      Font: 4 […]

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