View Full Version : Stuck trying to name a level?

08-30-2009, 01:09 AM
Having a hard time trying to give your level a name that will stand out? Acdramon can help! Here are some tips:

Looking at movies/tv
Maybe looking at the tv for a while will clear your mind. Who knows you may even see something (Like an explosion) that will spring an idea!

Look at the concept of the level
Look at the level ( and I dont mean for 2 seconds). REALLY look at it. Get an Idea of it. Then I'm sure you'll think of something:p

Test it with/without friends
Maybe a Commet from a friend, yourself, of even a stanger (If you want to put out a beta level) will spark a flame.


Jot down key words
Get some one word answers about your level. Then you'll get a dynamic flow to where the title will be going.

Plubish it in a beta state
Put it out there as a beta. That way people can help you on the name of it and you'll see how well it will do. Like killing to birds with one stone!

Listen to music
Like looking at t.v, music can really be a vital part of naming a level. Get that song that just fits right into the level and you'll know what to do. This is how I got the name for my Oddworld: Rise of the Ark level.


With these tips I'm sure you'll have a good name within your grasp. Acdramon signing out!:)

09-06-2009, 08:08 AM
Good advice.

And you can edit the topic too, after you click edit, go to advanced mode.

09-08-2009, 06:34 PM
What he said.
Don't you just hate people who don't bother naming them? And H4H?
And some people just can't think of a good name. Like, who wants to play a level called "my first level". They would much rather play a level called "Cry of the Machine" (which is mine by the way! Teehee!). :P

09-13-2009, 02:44 AM
lol people name their level my first level?

09-13-2009, 11:27 PM
i called my first level, Bomb or something or other. i called my second level "First Try" mostly cause im horrible at naming levels (ive gotten better) but it was my first actual effort