5 games for web designers

You’re presented with a word whose kerning leaves a little to be desired. Just pick up the letters and sort out their spacing. Kern Type
Kern Type is a fiendish game that explores the science – or black art – of kerning. Here’s our collection of five games that will help hone your design skills, and also let you have some fun along the way. Hex invaders is a variation of the classic Space Invaders riff. 03. You’ll even be introduced to keyboard shortcuts. 02. The Bézier Game
The Bézier Game is slightly more gentle. The game is fiendishly addictive. It’s designed to help designers master Photoshop’s Pen Tool. It sounds easy but it’s not and if you’re your hopeless, the game won’t pull it’s punches! I Shot the Serif
To be a winner at I Shot The Serif you need to take aim at the serifs and leave the sans typefaces alone. That’s probably true, but only if you’re playing the wrong games. 01. Words: Tom May
Tom May is associate editor at Creative Bloq. 04. If you’re a winner, you’d be promoted from junior, through middle-weight and hopefully right up to senior. Pixactly puts your intuitive feel for pixels and on-screen dimensions to the test by firing out dimensions. It’s great fun and good practice. Each new round ushers in a different typeface. You’ll need a steady hand, a sharp eye and plenty of finesse. Game play is simple.

Updated: 25.11.2014 — 17:45