The New York Film Academy will be conducting all camps online for summer 2020. To view all camps and workshops offered, please click here. We are looking forward to providing a wonderful online summer experience for all of you.

Online Summer Camps: Game Design for Teens

Camp Durations

  • 1-Week
  • 4-Week

Camp Schedules

  • Classes are scheduled daily, Monday-Friday.
  • Students meet 4-hours per day at 10 a.m. – 12 p.m. and 1 p.m. – 3 p.m.
  • You have the option to enroll in classes starting 10 a.m. Eastern Time or Pacific Time (both start time options are available through the application).


1-Week Teen Game Design Camp – Online

  • Tuition: $650 (USD)
  • Camp Hours: 10 sessions, total 20 hours
  • Campers will leave the program with:
    • Playable digital game demo with original 2D assets

Class Descriptions

Game Design – Game Types, Platforms, Player Experience, Prototyping & Iteration. 

Coding – Using Unity, students will create a 2D “Flappy Bird” style side-scroller.

Narrative Design – Concept & Character development ; Object-oriented storytelling .

Art – Using Piskel & Photoshop, students create original 2D assets for their game.

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4-Week Teen Game Design Camp – Online

  • Tuition: $2,400 (USD)
  • Camp Hours: 40 sessions, total 80 hours
  • Campers will leave the program with:
    • Playable digital game demo with original 3D assets

Class Descriptions

Game Design – Game types, roles, platforms, player experience, prototyping, iterative design and user experience flowcharts.

Coding – Using Unity to write and implement code for a 3D, first – or third-person racing game

Narrative Design – Concept and character development; dialogue writing & character voice; object-oriented storytelling; promotional copywriting

Acting for Game Designers – Developing character voice & directing voice actors.

Art – 3D Maya Basics, modeling, texturing & using Mixamo for animation.

Industry – Target audience & branding your game to reach your target players.

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CAMP INFORMATION

4-Week Teen Game Design – Online
(Eastern & Pacific Time)
Dates:

Program has commenced. Please check back for future dates.


1-Week Teen Game Design – Online
(Eastern & Pacific Time)
Dates:

Jul 20, 2020 – Jul 24, 2020

Teen Camp Locations