11 bit studios
How coding can improve your daily game design tasks
Bio: Marta Fijak (@YerisTR) is a designer with a special love for artificial intelligence and unorthodox usage of programming. Currently a Senior Game Designer at 11bitstudios, working on Frostpunk. Previously involved in f2p, on every position avalible. Filled with love to indie scene and game jams (not sleeping is fun). She is a MS with specialization in experimental biology and an Engineer with a specialization in genetic algorithms.
A brief talk on how non-programmers can benefit from basic programming knowledge, and how to use it to optimize and automate mundane tasks. From google app script, through Processing and ending on VBA and Unity – all the tools that can help you with testing mechanics idea, balancing and creating a proof of concepts of your design. Tips and tricks from a non-coder to other non-coders aka “Never show your code to an actual programmer, he will cry”