Level design is a brand new art form – but it doesn’t exist in a vacuum. We’ll look at other compositional art forms – music, story design, and poetry – to draw inspiration for quickly building stimulating levels.
Travis Martin is a game & level designer at Snowed In Studios in Ottawa. He has also worked as an actor, massage therapist, musician, playwright, poet, director, and teacher. He hopes to bring knowledge and practices from other disciplines to expand the vocabulary of game development.