So you want to make your own video game. Where do you start? How does one take on the venture to make your own game? How do you break out of corporate life and go for the gold? Here is a list of resources to help get you on your way. These are mostly listed in logical order.

This should be everyone’s first stop. Here is an awesome Game Design Document template created by Chris Taylor. If you cannot fill this template up you are not ready to make a game.

Second is to choose a platform and engine. A lot can be said about both of these. PC or Mac? iPhone or Android? All of the above? Here are some of the best game engines that can satisfy your needs.

Is your game 2D or 3D? What is your skill? Are you an artist or do you need help with art? Here are some art related resources to help make your game looking hot.



Good luck!