Opening up to agile games development

@article{Stacey2008OpeningUT,
  title={Opening up to agile games development},
  author={Patrick Stacey and Joe Nandhakumar},
  journal={Commun. ACM},
  year={2008},
  volume={51},
  pages={143-146}
}
In fast-paced busIness envIronments like computer games, agile would seem to be the appropriate style of software development. However, our study of three computer game studios revealed that game development does not deploy agile methods as such, but rather it shares some of agile's practices and values. We were intrigued by how agility was triggered in game development; triggers undocumented by proponents of agile methods. this article distils our findings into guidelines for nurturing and… CONTINUE READING