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The Level Design Lobby, breaks down game and level design techniques, showing how they are used within games, as well as how we can improve upon them. It also shares reading material to its audience, while providing interviews with industry professionals.

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Level Design Lobby Max Pears

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    • 4.8 • 15 Ratings

The Level Design Lobby, breaks down game and level design techniques, showing how they are used within games, as well as how we can improve upon them. It also shares reading material to its audience, while providing interviews with industry professionals.

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    Level Design Resources - Ep 38

    Level Design Resources - Ep 38

    Happy New Year everyone! Let's start the new year with a bang, as I recommend some great new LD materials for you all. Hope you enjoy and if you have some to share, leave a comment. Please Support: http://bit.ly/33xpKbG
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    UE4 C++ - https://bit.ly/3fg591q
    UE4 Blueprint - https://bit.ly/3jYvG71
    Untiy 3D C# - https://bit.ly/3fmaJ2F
    Unity 2D C# - https://bit.ly/33ngQRZ
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    ------------------------------------------------------------------- Engagement Game - https://www.enbook.pl/catalog/product/view/id/5239431?gclid=Cj0KCQiA88X_BRDUARIsACVMYD8TZojWG65Uc5EbOp2lynCeiV-9VNG_bvHny8JAjbCLTkGQEHLjc4QaAqxKEALw_wcB
    Miyamoto Interview - https://www.newyorker.com/culture/the-new-yorker-interview/shigeru-miyamoto-wants-to-create-a-kinder-world
    Outpost Design - https://iuliu-cosmin-oniscu.medium.com/outpost-design-gating-and-layering-ee8875d528cd
    Steve Lee - https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=8TqwlNPG3dE
    CreativeXP Unreal Design - https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=XcN8K2YRsFs&feature=youtu.be
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    Level Design Lobby - Ep 87: 2020 Design Wrap Up

    Level Design Lobby - Ep 87: 2020 Design Wrap Up

    It is the final ep of the year, I just want to talk about some of the cool designs I have seen this year and give them some praise.

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    • 19 min
    LDL - Releasing A Game//Q&A#15

    LDL - Releasing A Game//Q&A#15

    **This Video Contains no Secrets Nor Bashes Or Mentions Any Controversy, Or Spoilers** In the last Q+A of the year, I and Dan thought we would have a nice time chatting but we wanted to talk about the feeling devs have around released a game and what it is on the mind of a gamedev. Please Support: http://bit.ly/33xpKbG
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    • 39 min
    Level Design Lobby: Steve Thornton Mechanic Design

    Level Design Lobby: Steve Thornton Mechanic Design

    Our lovely guest Steve Thornton joins us all the way from Russia to talk about Game Design and how he has grown through his career, sharing with us, how we can all improve.
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    • 55 min
    What makes a good LD folio?//LDL#85

    What makes a good LD folio?//LDL#85

    In this episode, I try my best to explain what I think makes a strong Level Design portfolio and how you should best communicate your work when looking for work.
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    Level Design Portfolio
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    Max Pears - www.maxpears.com/
    Barnaby Zoller - barnabyzoeller.carbonmade.com/
    Ryan Smith - www.rsmithleveldesign.com/
    Manny Diaz - www.mannydiazdesign.com/
    Blake Rebouche - bigrebo.webs.com/mywork.htm
    Kolbe Payne - kolbepayne.artstation.com/
    Stuart Scott- www.creativexp.co.uk/
    Matt Bradley - www.artstation.com/paperpolymath
    Michael Barclay -www.artstation.com/motleygrue
    James Walton - jameswaltondesign.wixsite.com/home
    Andreas Springare -www.springare.net/
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    • 32 min
    Level Design Resources - Ep 37

    Level Design Resources - Ep 37

    Happy December, we are getting closer to Christmas so why not start the gift of giving, by sharing more incredible resources with this great community.
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    Compelling Characters - bit.ly/2VvM5F0
    Industry Idiots - industryidiots.com/podcast/
    Great HUB world design - bit.ly/37xq0M9
    Story through barks - bit.ly/3lyb70I
    Level Design Podcast - bit.ly/36xkFVS
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Customer Reviews

4.8 out of 5
15 Ratings

15 Ratings

Stonecoat ,

Great podcast!

I love the insight Max brings into game & level design. As a person who is interested in game design but has no formal background, this podcast is a helpful resource.

code_laser ,

Perfect

I love this podcast

Jabber Jaw Jerm ,

Absolutely Love this podcast

The episodes are not unnecessarily lengthy and are straight to to the point. Great guide and resource for those learning to design levels.

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