Academy

Your source for game development

Game Garden Academy is a portfolio of online video courses about game business. Whether you are a starting game developer, a student, or someone who aspires to work in the games industry, these video courses will give you valuable insight into the different aspects and mechanics of the world of games. Game Garden Academy covers a range of topics that deal with: Marketing, PR, business strategy, team management, and more.

Our (video) content is structured in five different types

Courses – Our carefully crafted paid business courses. Covering a number of game studio related topics
Q&A – Questions and Answers: A personal interview with our guest speaker located in the Dutch Game Garden studio
S&T – Show and Tell: The guest speaker prepares a presentation about their preferred topic
Hangout – A video-call with our guest speaker
Talks – Presentations in a lecture hall
Workshops – Professionally led workshops with valuable lessons for any game developer

Our Academy Vault 

 

Our game business courses
Our carefully crafted business courses cover a number of topics. Now with a limited-time discount offer. 

 

Starting Your Game Studio: How to Create an Effective Team
Game Garden Academy, JP van Seventer, Marilla Valente

A crash-course for entrepreneurs with a creative/technical background. Leadership, strategy, finance & company culture.

35     €25

PR for Video Games: How to get press to cover your game
Game Garden Academy, Eline Muijres

A crash-course for entrepreneurs with a creative/technical background. Leadership, strategy, finance & company culture.

€70     €49

Game Industry Events: Showcase Your Game & Attract Players
Game Garden Academy, Eline Muijres

A crash-course for entrepreneurs with a creative/technical background. Leadership, strategy, finance & company culture.

35     €25

Building a Creative Startup: Foundations of Entrepreneurship
Game Garden Academy, Derk de Geus

A crash-course for entrepreneurs with a creative/technical background. Leadership, strategy, finance & company culture.

€75     €24

Too many indies focus on development and forget about the business. Take business seriously and learn from the experts at Game Garden Academy.
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Joost van Dongen

Lead programmer / co-founder, Ronimo Games

Only when we moved into the Dutch Game Garden we started to think and work like a business. There’s so much knowledge with the people and the network of the DGG, and Game Garden Academy is a great way of sharing it with the world.
Manuel Kerssemakers

Co-founder / programmer, Abbey Games

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