Project Description

Responsibilities

  • Game Producer and Designer, responsible for task management and documentation
  • Level Design of an innovative survival video game
  • Client relationship management
  • Planning and executing user tests to enhance gameplay
  • UX Flow development, guiding designers and developers during game creation

Objectives

  • Create game design elements such as level, mechanics, dynamics, and core pillars
  • Produce and playtest prototypes to test game assumptions
  • Balance game replay value
  • Prepare a comprehensive design document appropriate for real-world use

Project Description

Forgotten Highway is the prototype of a post-apocalyptic survival game built for Next Level Games. The 13-week project is based on intense research to create a novel gameplay experience that emphasizes smart decision making.

Next Level Games is an award-winning company, known as one of the only studios outside Japan that was allowed to work on a Mario IP game. The company’s most recent release was the critically and commercially acclaimed game Luigi’s Mansion: Dark Moon. Next Level Games is also the winner of the Top 100 Employers and Excellence and Innovation from Worklife BC.