5 Principles of Animation for Better Game Design

Game design and visualization go hand in hand; but the best looking games usually employ basic principles of animation. Youtube channel Tap Indie recently explored this connection by examining the 5 most important principles of animation for game designers.

Presented by creator Timothy Thomas, the video below beautifully strips animation down to five key concepts, which designers can use to make their games ‘look livelier and feel more responsive’.

You might say, this is how to make your game experience better:

Although this tutorial channel is just starting out, what’s gone up so far is pretty insightful (and entertaining, too). Consider subscribing to Tap Indie if you’re curious about design mechanics; we definitely look forward to learning more from Timothy Thomas around great game design.

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  • On July 05, 2016