r/gamedesign

49,042 subscribers
created in 2008


For topics related to the design of games for interactive entertainment systems - video games, board games, tabletop RPGs, or any other type. /r/GameDesign is not a subreddit about general game development, nor is it a programming subreddit. This is a place to talk about Game Design and what it entails.

Use this community to network, discuss crafting rulesets and general game design, and share game design tips with other game designers. Designers of all experience levels are welcome!

https://reddit.com/r/gamedesign
r/gamedev
258k subscribers

All things related to game development, programming, math, art, music, business, and marketing.

https://reddit.com/r/gamedev
gamedesign 37.2%
5.6% gamedev
r/Unity3D
80k subscribers

News, Help, Resources, and Conversation. A User Showcase of the Unity Game Engine.

https://reddit.com/r/Unity3D
gamedesign 14.09%
5.38% Unity3D
r/gameDevClassifieds
28k subscribers

GameDevClassifieds is a place where game development studios, indies, and hobbyists can find talent in the game industry. Whether it's programming, art, design, audio, music, writing, voice, business, or legal, use this subreddit to post ads that help connect you with those who have the talent you need to make the next great game!

Also, if you're a developer, feel free to post ads that point to your online portfolio, or submit your name and information to the developer list in the wiki!

https://reddit.com/r/gameDevClassifieds
gamedesign 7%
7.29% gameDevClassifieds
r/Unity2D
33k subscribers

A subreddit for the 2D aspects of Unity3D game development.

https://reddit.com/r/Unity2D
gamedesign 6.34%
8.24% Unity2D
r/IndieGaming
100k subscribers

We love indie games, you should too!

https://reddit.com/r/IndieGaming
gamedesign 11.64%
4.33% IndieGaming
r/tabletopgamedesign
21k subscribers

All things related to designing tabletop RPGs, wargames, and board games.

https://reddit.com/r/tabletopgamedesign
gamedesign 5.24%
8.35% tabletopgamedesign
r/playmygame
15k subscribers

A place for indie developers to share their games!

https://reddit.com/r/playmygame
gamedesign 4.11%
8.27% playmygame
r/indiegames
23k subscribers

Reddit for everything related to Indie Games

https://reddit.com/r/indiegames
gamedesign 4.29%
7.37% indiegames
r/IndieDev
12k subscribers

/r/indiedev is for indie developers and gamers to share whatever they want (be it game development, their favorite games or just some cool images, GIFs or music from an indie game) in a casual community-run environment.

It supplements places like /r/gamedev and /r/indiegaming with content that those subreddits can't provide.

But of course if you're an indie gamer looking for things about indie gaming, this place also welcomes you. After all, ever gamer is a potential indie developer!

https://reddit.com/r/IndieDev
gamedesign 3.61%
11.59% IndieDev
r/unrealengine
34k subscribers

The official subreddit for the Unreal Engine by Epic Games, inc.

https://reddit.com/r/unrealengine
gamedesign 4.38%
4.74% unrealengine
r/PixelArt
111k subscribers

Here we celebrate one of technology's original art forms, Pixel Art.

https://reddit.com/r/PixelArt
gamedesign 5.65%
2.77% PixelArt
r/gamemaker
25k subscribers

This subreddit is dedicated to the game development platform, GameMaker Studio. GameMaker Studio is designed to make developing games fun and easy. It features a unique "Drag-and-Drop" system which allows non-programmers to make simple games. Additionally, experienced coders can take advantage of its built in scripting language, "GML" to design and create fully-featured, professional grade games.

https://reddit.com/r/gamemaker
gamedesign 4.1%
4.69% gamemaker
r/devblogs
11k subscribers

/r/DevBlogs is a place to come, everyday, and see what other redditors and industry pros are working on. Come add your blog!

https://reddit.com/r/devblogs
gamedesign 2.9%
19.81% devblogs
r/gameideas
10k subscribers
gamedesign 3.38%
7.23% gameideas
r/gamedevscreens
6k subscribers

A branch off of /r/gamedev for game developers to post screenshots of work-in-progress, concept art, and more.

https://reddit.com/r/gamedevscreens
gamedesign 2.58%
14.18% gamedevscreens
r/proceduralgeneration
24k subscribers

This subreddit is about everything procedurally generated (pictures, games, music...) but random generation is fine too!

https://reddit.com/r/proceduralgeneration
gamedesign 2.66%
8.41% proceduralgeneration
r/ludology
16k subscribers
gamedesign 2.09%
11.99% ludology
r/truegaming
271k subscribers

/r/truegaming is a subreddit dedicated to meaningful, insightful, and high-quality discussion on all topics gaming.

https://reddit.com/r/truegaming
gamedesign 9.04%
1.53% truegaming
r/roguelikedev
11k subscribers

A community of active roguelike developers. Learn how to make a roguelike, share your progress, follow what others are creating, and engage in discussions about a broad range of related topics and resources.

https://reddit.com/r/roguelikedev
gamedesign 2.02%
9.03% roguelikedev
r/INAT
7k subscribers

A Subreddit that facilitates Artists and Programmers to come together to make awesome games, or anything else for the sake of fun and art.

https://reddit.com/r/INAT
gamedesign 1.94%
6.82% INAT