“So You Want to Be a Game Designer! is all about designing games, with you as a beginner in mind. Have you ever wondered about the possibilities for breaking into game design but don’t know where to start? This book is composed of 50% theory and 50% practical examples, enabling you to start creating classic games right away, while leafing through helpful examples. Several indie developers and seasoned game designers were interviewed for this book, including Vlambeer (Ridiculous Fishing, Super Crate Box) and Launching Pad Games (Scarlett & The Spark of Life, Mighty Fin).”
The book is available here: http://www.amazon.com/dp/B00GV4O9LK
During my free promotion on Black Friday and the day after, the book shot to No.1 in the category Video & Electronic games (Top 100 free books) and to No. 2 in the category Computers & Technology (Top 100 free books). Very happy with those results!