60 minute talks, online or frontal, delivered by keynote speaker Dori Adar
Player Psychology: Game Mechanics to Alter Human Behavior.
For good and bad, games can build new habits and change neural patterns in players' minds. In this talk Dori Adar shows vivid examples of persuasive game design and gamification techniques used to alter behaviors.
# Dark Patterns # Behavioral Design
What Can We Learn from Games About Product Design?
Games are the most engaging form of interaction in modern times. In this entertaining and full of examples talk, Dori demonstrates what can we learn from games on immersion, engagement, user education and other traits that are vital to the success of any product.
# Product design # Useful # Inspiring
Design for Emotion
How does it make you feel?
In this talk, Dori Adar will show how different game mechanics tap into specific feelings and sentiments. You will learn what makes your players feel lucky, strong, afraid, hooked, challenged, energized... Use these techniques in your next game or gamified marketing campaign. Start designing for emotions!
# Emotional Design #Player Experience
Hands-on Gaming Workshops. Online or frontal.
The Game Design Workshop
In this workshop your team will get to build a game from the ground up. It's a chance for them to actually build a product from A-Z, while learning a great deal about games and game design, emphasizing team work and creativity.
The Gamification Workshop
Can business goal can be met with gaming techniques? Of course they can! Learn how to utilize game mechanics to engage your users or employees while using my battle-proof gamification method.
Feature Design Workshop
In this short workshop/hackathon, you and your team will actively learn the rapid process of feature development. You will start with a brief, go through guided brainstorming and finish with a demo presentation.
Book one of the courses to your team, or have them participate in an open format with global students. Courses are online.
Digital Game Design
Learn game design fundamentals, write your own game mechanics, learn how to analyze games and to write proper storyboards and GDDs.
This course's training is done in the Construct 3 game engine.
Board Game Design
Learn how to design games from the ground up - no technology needed! Making board games is the best way to understand games' structures and mechanisms, paper prototyping and key game design fundamentals.
Learn about motivation theories, goal settings and the behavioral design patterns behind the most successful game today.