I recorded this short video to support particpants in a pan arab game jam for 6awirni, in it I give 10 pieces of advice in having fun at a game jam. Full video here: https://youtu.be/NzU-JIQN5vY
https://youtu.be/7z6LKsccEQ4 I wrote this episode in collaboration with the awesome folks @ExtraCreditz a while ago and I'm super happy that it's finally released! Been a big fan for ages and I'm so honored to be part of such an incredible show about game design.
Today I wrapped up filming the video segments of a 5 week game design course in Arabic based on my book in collaboration with the wonderful people at Edraak. hope it benefits aspiring developers from the region. Edraak is an NGO, the course will be available for free at a later date. Will post links … Continue reading Game design course filming at Edraak, Jordan, September 2019
I love coming over and talk to the students at the Berlin Games Academy; I had the opportunity to come by again this semester and talk to the students about game mechanics for a while. The presentation was streamed live to the faculty in Frankfort at the same time and it was recorded in full. … Continue reading Lecture at Berlin Games Academy January 2018
I was asked to be the Keynote Speaker of GameZanga - a MENA wide game Jam that's taking place this weekend. The keynote should include an introduction and advice for people going into the industry, for that I made this video, It's a bit cheesy and self serving, but it's also straight from the heart. … Continue reading GameZanga 2015
Quote from video: "This Xmas could be Nintendo's last says industry analysts" This stopped me to think, that people have been saying this about Nintendo in almost every console cycle. This video is 23 years old. "I saw a video clip from 1990 or 1991. It was a clip off of Good Morning America," … Continue reading The Console Wars – XMas 1990