Game Design Document Template

Game Design Document Template, within the Milanote app

Organize your video game plan in one place

A game design document is the single point of reference for your video game project. This template using Milanote is a non-linear version that is online and infinite.

Use this template to plan all aspects of your video game design, from initial idea through to development. Develop characters, gather inspiration for environments and moodboard different levels. Plan your marketing and promotion, and store references for SFX, VFX, interfaces and more—all in one place!

This template is part of the Game Designers collection.

  • Set the vision
  • Organize requirements
  • Share with your team
  • Gather feedback
  • The perfect start for every game

Collect everything in one place

Milanote is the visual way to collect everything that powers your creative work. Simple text editing & task management helps you organize your thoughts and plans. Upload images, video, files and more.

Organize visually

Milanote's flexible drag and drop interface lets you arrange things in whatever way makes sense to you. Break out of linear documents and see your research, ideas and plans side-by-side.

Collaborate with your team

Milanote boards can be a private place to think, or a shared workspace for collaboration—you're in total control of who sees what. Instantly see your team's changes, leave comments, and never miss a thing with smart notifications and alerts.

Bring your video game's characters to life.

Video Game Character Profile Template
Video Game Character Profile Template, within the Milanote app

Define the plan for each level of your game.

Game Level Design Template
Game Level Design Template, within the Milanote app

Visualize the storyline for your next game.

Game Design Storyboard Template
Game Design Storyboard Template, within the Milanote app

Map out the world in which your game takes place.

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Game World Building  Template, within the Milanote app

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Organize all aspects of your next video game in one place.