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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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Design by asking and answering questions
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1363 by Mrtwills
09/07/2015 - 10:00
by Mrtwills
10/05/2015 - 17:58
Delicious Bookmarks (not spam :)
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740 by SiddGames
05/05/2009 - 22:00
by RTaylor
05/06/2009 - 01:02
Complexity in game design, strategic depth and the value of emergent gameplay
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1704 by GamesPrecipice
02/04/2014 - 16:38
by GamesPrecipice
02/05/2014 - 17:19
colour or color?
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885 by Katherine
01/30/2009 - 19:00
by hoywolf
02/03/2009 - 13:00
Co-designer issues. Advice needed.
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842 by Mrtwills
05/10/2016 - 13:09
by richdurham
05/10/2016 - 22:31
Classic Game favorites for gift idea?
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1037 by Shae
10/17/2009 - 22:16
by sedjtroll
01/03/2010 - 21:18
Challenges for game designer
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1243 by Mikee
01/29/2010 - 17:32
by d3nial
02/03/2010 - 19:31
Caring for your game after release
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919 by Cogentesque
11/23/2012 - 04:47
by The Chaz
11/29/2012 - 11:41
Card Games - what are you looking for?
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824 by Kirkatronics
09/18/2016 - 11:13
by Mr. ShinyObject
09/19/2016 - 05:09
Blog Post: The runaway leader problem, catch-up mechanics & player engagement
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1338 by GamesPrecipice
01/29/2014 - 13:12
by devaloki
01/29/2014 - 22:48
Blog Post: How often can your game design be played? Maximizing utility via game design
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864 by GamesPrecipice
03/02/2014 - 14:10
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Big Score Boards
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1071 by Apotheothena
04/23/2015 - 12:09
n/a
Audio circuit board
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939 by duchess of nort...
01/12/2015 - 22:37
n/a
Artwork and Artist
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1396 by northgun
03/10/2016 - 14:35
by northgun
03/14/2016 - 16:39
Artist available
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958 by Gabe
03/11/2016 - 16:44
by Fuucha
03/12/2016 - 01:26
Approachability - Reducing Barriers to Entry for New Players
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1823 by GamesPrecipice
04/03/2014 - 11:02
by devaloki
05/27/2014 - 16:04
Any suggestions for themes.
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620 by Katherine
10/20/2008 - 06:01
by bielie
12/10/2009 - 17:12
Any interest in video interviews with publishers and designers?
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973 by Gabe
04/06/2016 - 21:06
by Gabe
04/07/2016 - 14:19
Any game designers from Croatia
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592 by ispajic
11/25/2012 - 16:45
n/a
Addictive games, why (not) (!)(?)
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1737 by X3M
08/22/2016 - 18:37
by Rick L
04/13/2017 - 02:02
Accessible Gaming
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918 by let-off studios
02/25/2014 - 12:33
by ruy343
02/25/2014 - 15:31
3d models vs standees
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1445 by Mechadonic
05/28/2015 - 10:06
by Mechadonic
06/05/2015 - 06:31
3d models for your game here...
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936 by orbitergo
11/22/2009 - 01:54
by seo
12/28/2009 - 07:47
20 Years, 20 Lessons. An interesting article on card design by Mtg's Mark Rosewater.
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1869 by JewellGames
06/13/2016 - 15:30
by lucyda
07/25/2016 - 08:19
How do you define that a game has depth?
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1521 by larienna
03/11/2017 - 19:05
by lewpuls
04/11/2017 - 10:05
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