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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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What Games Use Tactical Combat in Minimalist Ways?
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1990 by jasongreeno
05/13/2016 - 21:06
by radioactivemouse
05/19/2016 - 04:13
Co-designer issues. Advice needed.
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1011 by Mrtwills
05/10/2016 - 13:09
by richdurham
05/10/2016 - 22:31
Any interest in video interviews with publishers and designers?
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1118 by Gabe
04/06/2016 - 21:06
by Gabe
04/07/2016 - 14:19
Artwork and Artist
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1595 by northgun
03/10/2016 - 14:35
by northgun
03/14/2016 - 16:39
Artist available
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1070 by Gabe
03/11/2016 - 16:44
by Fuucha
03/12/2016 - 01:26
Juice + P.V.P Arena + Supapowas + W.O.E War Of Elementals
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967 by grayzybird
02/11/2016 - 12:44
n/a
The Importance of Design in the Playtesting Process
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2110 by craigsoup
11/04/2015 - 12:58
by polyobsessive
01/14/2016 - 12:55
Survey for Designers
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3062 by let-off studios
02/28/2014 - 21:13
by radioactivemouse
01/04/2016 - 04:34
Pick Up + Deliver Themes?
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1554 by el Traveem
11/28/2015 - 13:45
by el Traveem
12/04/2015 - 04:22
Design by asking and answering questions
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1658 by Mrtwills
09/07/2015 - 10:00
by Mrtwills
10/05/2015 - 17:58
Text abilities, evaluating potential, a pain in board game design
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1330 by larienna
09/24/2015 - 12:01
by X3M
09/25/2015 - 13:45
The Psychology of Dice
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1447 by Soulfinger
06/05/2015 - 01:06
by Icynova
06/05/2015 - 15:31
3d models vs standees
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1640 by Mechadonic
05/28/2015 - 10:06
by Mechadonic
06/05/2015 - 06:31
Big Score Boards
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1182 by Apotheothena
04/23/2015 - 12:09
n/a
Drugs in Games
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2276 by wyldewah
04/15/2015 - 17:08
by wyldewah
04/19/2015 - 17:50
Understanding Downtime
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2776 by GamesPrecipice
11/17/2014 - 14:10
by Jarec
04/14/2015 - 09:27
Mathematics Background
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1286 by CCGer
04/07/2015 - 08:32
by richdurham
04/07/2015 - 17:32
pdf link test, Wattnott rules (WIP)
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1218 by Chad Russell
02/21/2015 - 21:37
by Chad Russell
02/22/2015 - 13:49
How Bruno Faidutti makes games.
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1264 by Dralius
02/20/2015 - 17:30
by anonymousmagic
02/21/2015 - 06:51
Designing for Fun and the value of Satisfaction
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1599 by GamesPrecipice
01/26/2015 - 11:28
by GamesPrecipice
02/17/2015 - 10:45
Audio circuit board
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1019 by duchess of nort...
01/12/2015 - 22:37
n/a
Pacing, Immersion & Designing Your Experience
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1442 by GamesPrecipice
12/10/2014 - 10:47
n/a
Game Design Merit Badge
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1273 by ruy343
10/21/2014 - 14:40
n/a
One Piece of Advice from Designers & Publishers
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2353 by MicroStack Games
07/23/2014 - 14:36
by jeffinberlin
07/29/2014 - 12:27
Designer Ego and the Limitations it will cause
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1684 by GamesPrecipice
06/23/2014 - 09:54
by GamesPrecipice
06/27/2014 - 17:03
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