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What is localization? How about right processes and costs? Which tools work well and which languages we should translate to? All in all, how good your game will perform on foreign markets depends on what approach you choose and how much you spend on ...
What it means to have a cognitive approach to the narrative and how to approach a quality assurance from a narrative perspective beyond templates and strong structures in creation of engagement in digital and interactive contexts.
Reviews often spend too much time describing and not a lot of time analysing. This is a discussion of how the use of Bloom's Taxonomy can help address this by systemizing the act of reviewing.
I have never considered financial limitations as a restraint for creativity, but as an entry point to set up criteria to start working with.
An exploration of how and why physics can provide enduringly fun gameplay.
Latest in the series about how to make a playable on Discord RPG: this time we talk about techniques for promoting your server, including social media advertising and listing servers.
Making of RPG Magic 2 Sound Pack. Details of design processes, plugins, and challenges we faced while designing this sound pack!
In this article, I break down 5 reasons why people play video games.
A fascinating interview with ÃzgÃ¼r Ãzol, designer of "Legends of Istanbul: Tulip Warriors" (1994), one of the first games developed in Turkey.
This article discusses different strategies to update GPU resources in Diligent Engine (a modern cross-platform low-level graphic library) as well as important internal details and performance implications related to each method.
In Part 2 of this Postmortem of Brass Tactics, we explore the evolution of unit manipulation and learn some of the things that worked surprisingly well in VR.
Many strong developers building their first Web-based game quickly discover that constructing items is not an easy task. This post shows how to modify the game loop driven Entity-Component-System pattern for click-driven games.
A look at the launch and year long sales and details of Cook, Serve, Delicious! 2!!
The Magic circle is a magical world that players step into when entering the world of the game. However, it is also very misunderstood from a design perspective. This article looks at some misconceptions and new ways to design games with the magic circle.
Video game composer Winifred Phillips explores headphones designed for VR use, including promising new models, and previously-discussed products that failed to hit retail. Includes an examination of popular misperceptions concerning surround-sound in VR.
Writing and designing story scripts for video games can be hard, but having well-designed characters can make it a whole of a lot easier.
Let's explore the topic of political video games and how to overcome possible ethical issues.
We can now assume that the MOBA fad is officially over when it comes to mainstream gaming. That is not to say that MOBAs are not popular anymore. That would be a dumb thing to say considering the immense popularity of Dota 2, League of Legends and Heroes
What to expect from bundles, funds and crowdfunding in 2018. Is there anything left for a developer when all those sales are over and who can help?
Each week I compile a gaming industry insights newsletter that I share with other Rioters, including Riotâs senior leadership. This edition is the public version that I publish broadly every week as well. Opinions are mine.