How video games are made… Kinda.


How Video Games Are Made

Below is a nice info graph describing how video games are made and the process of making a video game. It is divided into 6 steps:

  • Step 1 Brainstorming A group gets together multiple time to create a blue print of the product
  • Step 2 Game Breakdown The blue print for the product is create and assignments are created.
  • Step 3 Graphics Team Artist sketch very simple sketches for the graphic artists to use to create the characters and backgrounds for the video game.
  • Step 4 Development Team This team uses the latest technology to bring the Characters and environments to life.
  • Step 5 Programming and Engineering This team put all the puzzle pieces together, this put the character into the environment, creates the movement and the mechanics of making the video game work.
  • Step 6 Testing This phase makes sure everything is working properly and that there is no glitches or bugs in the program.

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One thought on “How video games are made… Kinda.

  1. Pretty cool! My only gripe is Top 5 selling game stats. All but Pokémon were pack-in games, which inflates the respective games’ sales. But holy crap, I would not have guessed GTA4 cost 100 mil to make!

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