Jean-Pierre Damstra is creating Video Game Development Tutorials
9

patrons

$23
per month
WHO AM I?
My name is Jean-Pierre and I'm an indie video game development hobbyist from the far away land of South Africa :D

WHAT I DO?
I've been creating hands-on practical video tutorials for game development using the wonderfully easy-to-use development software that is GameMaker for over 5 years now! I've managed to grow a steady, eager-to-learn audience of beginners and like-minded professionals into an active community of game developers and enthusiasts.

WHY I DO IT?
I'm passionate about what I do and equally passionate about sharing it with you. Constantly I'm bombarded with emails, comments and discussions from developers, enthusiasts and new-comers notifying me of their great successes, development and grand ideas all thanks to the videos I have on show. My heart fills with wonderment upon waking every morning to such an awesome crowd of individuals like you!

WHO IS THIS CHANNEL FOR?
My channel is for those not only wishing to build something fun, but also absolutely out-of-this-world fantastic! Concepts, theory, prototyping, basics, networking, you name it, I demonstrate it! It's all here for your brain to soak up like a eager sponge slurping a spilled drink at a crazy party while simultaneously demonstrating your mad skills on the dance floor.

HOW ARE WE FUNDED?
At present this channel is exclusively fueled by ad revenue, and donations from you through Patreon.  This is all amazing stuff, thanks so much for your support!

WHY SUPPORT US?
This channel has so far welcomed over  10,500 subscribers and 1,700,000 views from all corners of the world, each with the desire to create great content to encapsulate the very nature of our being. With over 140 professionally crafted GameMaker tutorials for you to choose from, there's something for absolutely everyone and IT'S ALL ABSOLUTELY 100% FREE!!!

With your help, we can keep it this way forever.

Tiers
Name in the Credits
$1 or more per month 3 patrons
Get your name up in lights.
  • You'll be a named official supporter of my channel and its active development.
  • Gain access to view  the Patron Only feed, which includes links to awesome resources, random ramblings and updates.
Extra Resources
$2.50 or more per month 5 patrons
Get more goodies.
  • You'll gain access to GameMaker Studio 2 project files.
  • Plus all previous rewards 
Social Media Follow
$4 or more per month 0 patrons
  Let's make it official on social media.
  • Social media follow
  • Plus all previous rewards
Early Access
$5 or more per month 4 patrons
 See my latest videos before anyone else!
  • Premier viewing of all new tutorials and projects files before everyone else
  • Plus all previous rewards 
Become a Student
$10 or more per month 1 of 15 patrons
Become my official student.
  • I'll consult you in everything I know from my life, how I managed to get to where I am and how you can too! From careers, to expectations, to the ins and outs of the real world, this head-start can be yours!
  • Gain access to my personal email where you can ask me confidential game-related questions and receive advice
  • Plus all previous rewards 


Goals
$23 of $50 per month
Currently, I don't really have an upload schedule, but rather find moments of inspiration or free time to put up something great. Recording the videos is the easy bit, it's the editing, rendering and uploading that takes the most time. With this goal met, I'll set up an upload schedule so you guys know exactly what to expect and when.
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WHO AM I?
My name is Jean-Pierre and I'm an indie video game development hobbyist from the far away land of South Africa :D

WHAT I DO?
I've been creating hands-on practical video tutorials for game development using the wonderfully easy-to-use development software that is GameMaker for over 5 years now! I've managed to grow a steady, eager-to-learn audience of beginners and like-minded professionals into an active community of game developers and enthusiasts.

WHY I DO IT?
I'm passionate about what I do and equally passionate about sharing it with you. Constantly I'm bombarded with emails, comments and discussions from developers, enthusiasts and new-comers notifying me of their great successes, development and grand ideas all thanks to the videos I have on show. My heart fills with wonderment upon waking every morning to such an awesome crowd of individuals like you!

WHO IS THIS CHANNEL FOR?
My channel is for those not only wishing to build something fun, but also absolutely out-of-this-world fantastic! Concepts, theory, prototyping, basics, networking, you name it, I demonstrate it! It's all here for your brain to soak up like a eager sponge slurping a spilled drink at a crazy party while simultaneously demonstrating your mad skills on the dance floor.

HOW ARE WE FUNDED?
At present this channel is exclusively fueled by ad revenue, and donations from you through Patreon.  This is all amazing stuff, thanks so much for your support!

WHY SUPPORT US?
This channel has so far welcomed over  10,500 subscribers and 1,700,000 views from all corners of the world, each with the desire to create great content to encapsulate the very nature of our being. With over 140 professionally crafted GameMaker tutorials for you to choose from, there's something for absolutely everyone and IT'S ALL ABSOLUTELY 100% FREE!!!

With your help, we can keep it this way forever.

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Tiers
Name in the Credits
$1 or more per month 3 patrons
Get your name up in lights.
  • You'll be a named official supporter of my channel and its active development.
  • Gain access to view  the Patron Only feed, which includes links to awesome resources, random ramblings and updates.
Extra Resources
$2.50 or more per month 5 patrons
Get more goodies.
  • You'll gain access to GameMaker Studio 2 project files.
  • Plus all previous rewards 
Social Media Follow
$4 or more per month 0 patrons
  Let's make it official on social media.
  • Social media follow
  • Plus all previous rewards
Early Access
$5 or more per month 4 patrons
 See my latest videos before anyone else!
  • Premier viewing of all new tutorials and projects files before everyone else
  • Plus all previous rewards 
Become a Student
$10 or more per month 1 of 15 patrons
Become my official student.
  • I'll consult you in everything I know from my life, how I managed to get to where I am and how you can too! From careers, to expectations, to the ins and outs of the real world, this head-start can be yours!
  • Gain access to my personal email where you can ask me confidential game-related questions and receive advice
  • Plus all previous rewards