COMP 23: Introduction to Game Development

Game Development Methodologies

In General...

Why Do Some Many Game Projects Fail?

Case Study: Duke Nukem Forever

A Growing Crisis

Early Methodology 1: The Arcade Gold Rush

Early Methodology 2: The Classical Waterfall Model (or Game Waterfall Process)

MAJOR Problems with Waterfall Model

Many Variations of the Software Life Cycle Model


The Importance of Prototyping

Game Design and Development According to Sid Meier