Agile Game Development with Scrum (Addison-Wesley Signature by Clinton Keith

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 dying march extra time. It’s no ask yourself such a lot of improvement studios are suffering to outlive. thankfully, there's a answer. Scrum and Agile equipment are already revolutionizing improvement open air the sport undefined. Now, long-time online game developer Clinton Keith exhibits precisely tips to effectively observe those easy methods 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, quickly, and cost-effectively; craft video games that supply extra leisure worth; and make existence extra enjoyable for improvement groups while.


You’ll discover ways to shape winning agile groups that include programmers, manufacturers, artists, testers, and designers—and advertise potent collaboration inside of and past these groups, during the whole approach. From long-range making plans to development monitoring and non-stop integration, Keith deals dozens of tips, methods, and solutions—all dependent firmly in fact and hard-won adventure.


Coverage includes

  • Understanding Scrum’s targets, roles, and practices within the context of video game development
  • Communicating and making plans your game’s imaginative and prescient, positive factors, and development
  • Using iterative suggestions to place your online game right into a playable country each to 4 weeks— even daily
  • Helping all crew individuals reach their roles
  • Restoring balance and predictability to the advance process
  • Managing ambiguous requisites in a fluid marketplace
  • Scaling Scrum to giant, geographically disbursed improvement groups
  • Getting begun: overcoming inertia and integrating Scrum into your studio’s present processes

Increasingly, online game builders and executives are spotting that issues can’t cross at the manner they've got some time past. video game improvement organisations want a much better option to paintings. Agile video game improvement with Scrum provides them that—and brings the profitability, creativity, and enjoyable again to video game development.

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