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Cuphead's Animation Process and Philosophy

In this 2017 GDC bootcamp, Studio MDHR’s Jake Clark explains his design and animation processes for the game Cuphead, and shares practical ideas and tips for 2D animation.

Character Development

DOOM: Behind the Music

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In this 2017 session, Doom composer Mick Gordon provides a detailed look into the compositional process, production techniques and creative philosophies behind the hell-raising soundtrack to the 4th installment of the seminal first-person shooter franchise, Doom. 15 more words

GDC

Approaches to Feature Prioritization

One of the most important production tasks is that of prioritizing work. Prioritization takes place throughout a project’s life cycle, from determining the importance of items in the ever-growing backlog to determining which elements of a given sprint should take precedence, all things being equal. 1,827 more words

Management

Some Thoughts on Trust

When you have a blog, it’s easy to talk from a position of assumed authority. After all, writing something down makes it seem like the author must know something. 1,941 more words

Management

A Production Presentation for Your Consideration

During my current job search, I’ve had to create two presentations.

One of these presentations was… oddly enough… a presentation on me. Now, given how much I really dislike talking about myself (and trust me, I  122 more words

Management

The Magic of Cadence

Production for any form of development, regardless of method, is focused on addressing a series of solvable problems. Every problem has a solution, although it may not be the solution you want or expect. 2,233 more words

Management

On Production - A Preface

What in the heck is this all about?

I’m going to start a series of production articles, centered on detailing what I’ve learned during my time as a producer in the game industry. 573 more words

Management