Bubonic Burgers is a F2P match-3 game that tasks the player with feeding mutated teenagers with brain burgers in a post apocalyptic burger bar. Cook each burger with the correct combination of weird ingredients and don’t mess up or your customers will spew!
Platform: iOS, Android
My Responsibilities: Team Lead, Game Design, UI Design, monetisation design, Creative Director
Team Size: 4
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I was the project lead for this title, responsible for the concept, gameplay design, monetisation strategy, UI design, art direction, design documentation, and coordinating between team members.
Create a simple game designed around a pattern matching mechanic
Twitch based, fun but challenging gameplay
Short core loop with challenge balanced for engagement and retention
Video ads, in app purchase monetisation strategy
Using game difficulty to compensate for minimal content and to maintain retention
Coordinating a remote team across four time zones
Communicating gameplay instructions to the player (e.g. in which order to correctly select ingredients)
Feel and responsiveness of UI interactions