Invoke other games or cultural phenomena; your game is a piece of interconnected culture, not a walled garden. Source: Radiator Blog: Not a manifesto; on…
The real legacy of SimCity is its attempt—and failure—to make complex systems the protagonists instead of people. Source: Video Games Are Better Without Characters
This is an introduction. Next up: the antipodes of flavor in games, the operative fantasies that pull away from more subtle or complex flavors. After that:…
Gamasutra: Adam Saltsman’s Blog – Contrivance and Extortion II: Clarifications, Feedback & Suggestions.
Gamasutra: Adam Saltsman’s Blog – Contrivance and Extortion: In-App Purchases & Microtransactions.
queer as in fuck me – a design manifesto | Mattie Brice.
Radiator Blog: Ludonarrative dissonance doesn’t exist because it isn’t dissonant and no one cares anyway..
The Sims Social | action button dot net.