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A forum for discussion of the principles of good game design. We'll explore the elements that are common to good (and bad!) games. Discussions will typically try to synthesize commonalities between several games, but "case studies" may o...
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Hippodice 2011?
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1000 by dobnarr
11/17/2010 - 18:13
by mdkiehl
01/29/2011 - 16:08
Geeklist on Game Designers discussing their own games
0
523 by slam
09/05/2008 - 00:30
n/a
Game Package standards
1
811 by rotberg
02/27/2011 - 04:28
by OHMS Gaming
09/26/2011 - 21:57
Game Length & Maximizing Player Time
0
898 by GamesPrecipice
02/26/2014 - 12:15
n/a
Game Design Merit Badge
0
1153 by ruy343
10/21/2014 - 14:40
n/a
Game Design Major
17
1055 by bwtyler
08/08/2010 - 20:25
by heavyrocks
02/12/2012 - 01:37
Game Design Books
5
1105 by emperorrossco
12/07/2012 - 06:37
by mtg123
12/07/2012 - 19:06
Game (designers') glossary
18
1225 by lewpuls
10/07/2010 - 08:25
by TDang
10/27/2010 - 01:05
Finishing a Game
2
717 by gameogami
12/09/2012 - 19:52
by Horatio252
12/10/2012 - 15:00
External Balance in Game Design
2
1163 by GamesPrecipice
01/22/2014 - 17:24
by GamesPrecipice
01/23/2014 - 16:41
Experience with Family Pastimes games?
6
938 by lordgoon
09/03/2008 - 00:09
by Dralius
09/04/2008 - 10:55
Evaluating the number of players and how scalability can improve functionality
1
793 by GamesPrecipice
02/11/2014 - 19:40
by rene.shible
02/12/2014 - 01:39
Educational Games' How To
16
1499 by MarkKreitler
04/17/2012 - 07:04
by Kroz1776
10/14/2013 - 11:06
Dynamic and Evolving games
0
1084 by larienna
09/29/2008 - 10:13
n/a
Drugs in Games
9
1931 by wyldewah
04/15/2015 - 17:08
by wyldewah
04/19/2015 - 17:50
Document creation workflow
1
799 by larienna
04/13/2009 - 03:38
by gameprinter
04/13/2009 - 09:13
Do's and Don'ts in gameboard graphic design
2
2439 by bonnie
02/04/2011 - 10:53
by mdkiehl
02/04/2011 - 13:34
Discussing the interviews on Board Game Design Lab
2
558 by Rick L
01/04/2017 - 11:16
by Rick L
01/04/2017 - 13:30
Designing for well worn themes
13
872 by capeverde
09/15/2008 - 21:41
by apeloverage
11/02/2008 - 00:04
Designing for Fun and the value of Satisfaction
5
1463 by GamesPrecipice
01/26/2015 - 11:28
by GamesPrecipice
02/17/2015 - 10:45
Designing a game to playtest a different game?
4
764 by agrandstudent
04/06/2010 - 04:36
by bielie
04/08/2010 - 10:10
Designer Notes for upcoming Essen Release Zack und Pack
0
599 by jeffinberlin
09/14/2008 - 00:01
n/a
Designer Ego and the Limitations it will cause
6
1566 by GamesPrecipice
06/23/2014 - 09:54
by GamesPrecipice
06/27/2014 - 17:03
Design notes on my game for Pegasus
2
579 by jeffinberlin
09/11/2008 - 11:07
by SiddGames
09/12/2008 - 17:32
Design by asking and answering questions
6
1352 by Mrtwills
09/07/2015 - 10:00
by Mrtwills
10/05/2015 - 17:58
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