Festival for Playful Public Spaces

Crash Course Tabletop Game Design

Crash Course Tabletop Game Design is brief introduction to the world of game design through the lens of board games. Participants will learn the language, methodology and practice of the field by fixing broken games and play testing their designs. No prior experience is needed.

What can broken board games teach us about being social?

Format: Workshop

  • October 04, 2014 12:00 – 13:30

Jason Corace (US)

www.goldengrave.com

Jason Corace is a media artist and educator whose work and research is focused on the exploration of game design and interactive art. He holds an undergraduate degree from the Evergreen State College and an MFA from the Parsons School of Design. He taught at Parsons, NYU and is currently chair of the Interactive Arts department at the Maryland Institute College of Art. At MICA he also developed and coordinates the school’s Game Arts program, which explores games as an artistic medium. His work has been shown through the New Museum, the Chelsea Museum, Ars Electronica and his most recent game Lords & Ladies is available from Gryphon Games.