Game Design & Development

About the Camp

This 5-day non-residential program is perfect for students who want to learn about the process of game design and start making their own games. We will work with everything from paper games to computer games in this in-depth introduction to the world of game development. Game design is a process that takes years to master; this intense, weeklong camp will start you down that road!

Key Features

  • Full days of interactive learning
  • Learn how to develop games
  • Learn about the game design industry
  • Get insights from current CS students




1 Week (Monday – Friday, 8:30am – 5pm)




Jeremy Gibson Bond is a Professor of Practice teaching game design and development at MSU. He is the founder of ExNinja Interactive and the author of Introduction to Game Design, Prototyping, and Development: From Concept to Playable Game in Unity and C#, a book on game design and prototyping using Unity that was released in the summer of 2014. Prior to joining the MSU faculty, Jeremy taught for three years as a lecturer in the Computer Science Division at U-M where he taught game design and software development.