By Clinton Keith
Deliver larger video games swifter, On Budget—And Make online game improvement enjoyable Again!
Game improvement is in crisis—facing bloated budgets, most unlikely schedules, unmanageable complexity, and demise march additional time. It’s no ask yourself such a lot of improvement studios are suffering to outlive. thankfully, there's a resolution. Scrum and Agile tools are already revolutionizing improvement outdoors the sport undefined. Now, long-time video game developer Clinton Keith exhibits precisely tips to effectively follow those how to the original demanding situations of online game development.
Keith has spent greater than fifteen years constructing video games, seven of them with Scrum and agile equipment. Drawing in this exceptional services, he exhibits how groups can use Scrum to convey video games extra successfully, swiftly, and cost-effectively; craft video games that provide extra leisure price; and make lifestyles extra satisfying for improvement groups whilst.
You’ll discover ways to shape winning agile groups that comprise programmers, manufacturers, artists, testers, and designers—and advertise potent collaboration inside of and past these groups, through the complete procedure. From long-range making plans to development monitoring and non-stop integration, Keith deals dozens of assistance, methods, and solutions—all dependent firmly actually and hard-won adventure.
- Understanding Scrum’s pursuits, roles, and practices within the context of online game development
- Communicating and making plans your game’s imaginative and prescient, good points, and growth
- Using iterative ideas to place your online game right into a playable country each to 4 weeks— even daily
- Helping all staff individuals achieve their roles
- Restoring balance and predictability to the improvement process
- Managing ambiguous requisites in a fluid marketplace
- Scaling Scrum to massive, geographically dispensed improvement groups
- Getting began: overcoming inertia and integrating Scrum into your studio’s present processes
Increasingly, video game builders and bosses are spotting that issues can’t pass at the means they've got long ago. video game improvement firms desire a much better solution to paintings. Agile online game improvement with Scrum supplies them that—and brings the profitability, creativity, and enjoyable again to video game development.
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Agile Game Development with Scrum (Addison-Wesley Signature Series (Cohn)) by Clinton Keith