Scott Brodie

Scott Brodie is the Founder, Lead Designer, and Programmer at independent studio Heart Shaped Games. He is an experienced game designer with credits in almost every area of the game industry. His most recent game, Hero Generations, was an IndieCade Finalist, funded through Kickstarter, and released with success on Steam, iOS & Android. Prior to Heart Shaped Games, he partnered with over 20+ independent developers as an XBLA Producer for Microsoft Game Studios, and as a Designer and Programmer on a variety of AAA PC and Console titles.


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  • What you want players to take away from video games meaning
  • Complexity is the enemy
  • Find mentors
  • Get user feedback asap


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  • Company Twitter


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