John's talent as level designer is only surpassed by his passion for game design.
John can make an impact not only on the art side, but on narrative design, game design, and much more.
John is one of those game designers who envelopes himself in the system or level he is designing.
John is a thoughtful and thorough designer with an aptitude for game system design.
John is very experienced in his profession and has always good ideas regarding game design and handling the game metrics.
He's got a great passion for games and will constantly try to push the boundaries of game design and game art.
I was also impressed with his thoughts about game design and his deep experience in sound design.
It was always a pleasure to talk game design with him and to share our gaming experiences.
John is very passionate about game design, he has a huge knowledge of games of many genres.
His enthusiasm definitely rubs off and you can tell that he really enjoys game design in every way.
He always encourages anyone and everyone to contribute to the game design, and to submit ideas.
It won't be long before his name is spoken in the same breath as the titans of game design.
John is a well-rounded designer with an eye for the little things that make games fun.
Whatever theme we would think of for a game, he would come up with a matching design.
John has an infectious zest for game design which can't but help energize others.
He clearly enjoys designing games, he's good at it, and comes highly recommended.
John was always heavily involved in the design of the games he helped create.
He truly possess the mindset that will help take game design to the next level.
John showcased his good sense of design on our most recent (unannounced) game.
His understanding of the complexities of modern game design is phenomenal.
He is highly creative and has a deep understanding of games and game design.
John's ability to understand game design and implement it through level design is beyond compare.
He's a very talented game designer who comes up with all sorts of creative ways to attack game design issues.
John's passion for games, design sensibility, and vast knowledge makes him an incredible designer in any situation.
John is a strong designer with expansive knowledge in multiple subjects in and out of game design.
He has an in-depth knowledge and experience of game design for console games.
He is also a great advocate for the art and design factions of game design.
He is a solid designer who excels, giving game players exactly what they want - a fun game.
John not only understands story, but he really gets game design, allowing him to gel really effectively with the design team.
And most importantly, he is passionate and enthusiastic about sound design for games.
He epitomizes what any of us in the design and innovation game aspire to be.
He is always approachable, helpful and possesses a get deal of knowledge on game ethics and design theory for an up and coming game designer.
John is a great all-round game and level designer, organized, thorough and with a broad knowledge and understanding of games and design.
His game designs - both paper and digital - are not only solid designs, but have produced award-winning games.
John is also great to have around for creating game pitches, pitching games, and selling your team how and why particular aspects of the game have been designed the way they are.
He is extremely knowledgeable about the design of games and simulations.
John is beyond excellence when it comes to the many forms of art in game design.
He was not only an awesome game designer, but he was really creative too.
He knows what makes a great game-experience and he always has a clear vision about what game he is designing.
He has great ideas not only in game design, but in the tools that go into the creation of the game as well.
John has a very deep understanding of game design principles and a great ability to educate the team about game design and games.
John is one of those rare designers who wants to make the best game possible, and also wants to help his colleagues achieve the same goal.
If you have a game design question he'll always have at least two solutions and they'll both be good.
John lives and breathes game design even after hours, having created many card and board games on his own initiative.
John is not only a talented designer, he is a deep thinker on the fundamentals of game design, and he understands that great design stems from good design processes.
John's background as a designer means he takes a holistic approach to narrative, using all aspects of game play and game design to tell the story.
John knows that game design is not just "playing games", but dissecting the mechanics of game design and combining them into a compelling experience for the user.
He keeps his eye on the future of design and brings forward new ways of doing things to keep consistently ahead of the game.
John has given me the wonderful gift of experiencing all of those ideals - and more - in a game designer.
He introduced us to game and level design, and he was always willing to help out me and other students.
I liked his designs because they were interesting and fun without occluding the main game purpose.
He has great ideas about game design and will surely make more great things in the future.
He was always on top of his game delivering great design despite of impossible deadlines.
John made sure our game's design was cutting edge, competitive and incredibly appealing.
I was immediately struck with his enthusiasm for games and him the sheer passion for design.
I warmly recommend him to everyone who needs well-designed, clean games at good value.
John's role was a designer, particularly on the fishing game within the open world.
John has helped me grow substantially as a game designer over the past half decade.
He is still extremely passionate about games, both as a designer and a player.
John is relentless in his effort to create the best level design for the game.
He also helps the game design team by prototyping out new game concepts.
John strives to make the best games he can, and that can clearly be seen in his design practices.
He's reachable and willing to help, as well as incredibly passionate about game design.
His efforts to design our games to be more inclusive were always appreciated.
John' understanding of game design is something that is simply inspiring.
Frankly, from his point of view, it was like going to game design college.
He challenged us all to up our game in user experience and design.
John always has an ace up his sleeve in the realm of game design.
John is an excellent storyteller, game designer, and scriptwriter.
He's honest, straightforward, and an excellent game designer.
His tireless efforts in game design have improved many a game, turning merely adequate games into enjoyable experiences.
He's a good all-around game designer with abilities to design, code and do basic artwork.
His principles of game design are universally applicable to games, and can also be used to evaluate what about an existing game work
His passion for games was evident in his game design, which was always extremely well written and thought out.
He's an outstanding game designer and has a deep understanding of what it takes to make successful games.
John is an excellent game designer, with a great sense of craftsmanship that he brings to his games.
His art repertoire is vast from graphic design, to illustration to game design.
John is also a great designer, and equally at ease designing game play or user interfaces.
Johns game designs are thorough and concise, with every aspect of game-play to sound to look and feel and everything in between, taken into consideration and made a part of his overall design.
John is a game designer's animator, in the best possible way.
He understands the fundamentals of game design and what makes great gameplay.
John's interest and enthusiasm for game design permeate everything he does.
John is also a core contributor to all other aspects of the game design.
His recommendations on game design are always insightful and practical.
He regularly opened his eyes to different perspectives on game design.
John keeps up on current game design and continues to forward thinking
In other words, he was able to design great games and get them done.
John knows design, user experience and game play as well as anyone.
John's game design are delightful, fun, and surprisingly deep.
He is a superb designer, consistently at the top of his game.
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John came up with the story, the game flow, designed the minigames, as well as writing all the dialogue for both hit games.
John is a great game programmer because he cares about game design and code design, both.
He can question your designs and push you to make it better, knowing when it is time to back off and get it in so the design can iterate.
His designs are beautiful and he went above and beyond providing him 'design eye' for our cake flowers.
His pragmatic approach to design allows for the best design in the quickest amount of time.
Rather than using traditional design of all the game icons, he came up with his own, unique take on the presentation.
John clearly knows his stuff and he demonstrated a thorough understanding of game design.
John is passionate, friendly, and very knowledgeable about games and their design.
His carrier designs provided a new and unique way to play the game.
John truly believes in sharing his knowledge about game design.
His enthusiasm for many types of games is also a quality you'd want in a game designer.
Talking with him is always a good way to come up with new ideas and solutions for game design.
He is a voice for animation and game design on every game he works on.
He taught him a lot about design and theory when it comes to designing video games along with level flow.
He's an extremely witty and talented game designer with a wide range of design experience.
He's very thorough with his code and innovative in his designs.
John is very hard working and passionate about what he does best and that is games design.
Possibly one of the best designers, we never had, such was his care about a whole game and not just the visuals.
As game designers, he always helped us out and gave us the right tips to keep us going and reach our aims.
He is always well prepared for any discussion and he is able to improve almost any game design idea.
The first thing that comes to his mind when thinking about him is his passion for great game design.
Always having the user in mind, he will design, balance and polish his game until it is perfect.
John is brilliant, easygoing, and witty, and more importantly, he's an expert in game design.
He also full of great ideas for the game design and never says no if asked for help.
His clarity and simplistic approach to game design has what impressed him the most.
He fuses those two together to bring a dedicated approach to game design.
He has very good instincts and a grasp of what is "fun" in game design.
John's a great guy, and is a natural when it comes to games and design.
His ideas are always helpful in improving a game's design and appeal.
He has a complete understanding of game design from paper to polish.
When it came to game design and storytelling, he was a godsend
His character designs gave our games a sense of wonder and life.
He came up with some brilliant game design ideas that brought some very positive changes to the game we were working on.
It's clear his passion for games and lifelong pursuit of them shows up in his deft hand in game design.
He seems to know every released game in detail and can use this background to speak to game design concepts.
John fulfills the position of a strong game design mentor and inspires his fellow designers to become better in their roles.
The depth with which he analyzes, designs of games and can break down the parts of a game has always given him confidence that whatever he was contributing to would have a cohesive well thought out design.
He knows his game, and really works at understanding "our game".
He designs well-thought out games, and inspires both his own team and others with his leadership.
He's dedicated to the team and strive to improve the game design.
His passion in game design not only makes him a good designer, but a great co-worker.
He will listen to your questions and fulfill the needs of your designs.
Between his experience and reliability, he is an exceptional designer.
He often to have some discussion to improve problems for better design.
John recently designed his new website and the results were fantastic.
His designs were always on-time, well thought-out and reliable.
Both, a great lead game designer and game concept composer, he is somewhat of an ideal game developer in his view.
John knows how to take the appropriate design risks to make his games unique and fun while still remaining accessible.
He draws on this knowledge to make good recommendations on how games should be designed.
Working with him was fun & coding his games designed by him was a great experience.
This knowledge and love of games is clearly evident in the levels he designs.
John stepped up to these challenges and delivered a game changing design.
He's easy to work with and is well versed in all aspects of game design.
He gave great feedback on the design, direction and tone of the game.
John is a very open minded and highly motivated game designer.
He led his pod with solid game design and tool design and precise planning with confidence.
He also has a firm grasp on game design which makes him invaluable, in the sense that he can work very closely together with the game designers towards shared goals.
Because he has experience designing his own games, he grasps the logical consequences of game rules, so he sees not only what might seem fun, but what will be fun.