The Making of Monument Valley
Secrets Behind the Best Indie Games
This book can be downloaded and read in Apple Books on your Mac or iOS device.
With over 50,000,000 paid downloads, Monument Valley is one of the most successful and best mobile games of all time. It's also one of the great indie games. In this book you can get an exclusive behind the scenes look at the making of Monument Valley, put together by award-winning games journalist Chris Stead. Artist and lead designer at developer ustwo Games, Ken Wong, talks through its development.
You will see rare pre-release images, learn about the challenges and inspirations that help craft the Monument Valley experience, and pick up some great video games trivia. You will also learn about the Forgotten Shores expansion, and Monument Valley 2, the exciting sequel. The interview, feature and book are written by award-winning games journalist Chris Stead. It results in the top Monument Valley guide you can find.
Monument Valley by ustwo Games is available now on mobiles and consoles through online retailers. Monument Valley 2 is available on iPhone and iPad devices at the time of this writing, with more formats to follow in 2017 and 2018..
Below you will find a list of the book's chapters. And if you love your video games, make sure you check out Old Mate Media's Nintendo Switch Guide and other titles. Visit www.oldmatemedia.com/shop for more details.
The Making of Monument Valley: Secrets Behind the Best Indie Games
Chapter 1: A Letter From The Editor
Chapter 2: Humble Beginnings
Chapter 3: Getting The Right Structure
Chapter 4: Taking Shape
Chapter 5: Exploring Perception
Chapter 6: Touching Infinity
Chapter 7: Unusual Questions
Chapter 8: Monument Valley review
Chapter 9: Forgotten Shores Expansion
Chapter 10: Monument Valley 1
Chapter 11: Would You Like More
Chapter 12: Adam Exitus
Chapter 13: Nintendo Guide
Chapter 14: Would You Like To Get Published