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Against Design

I’m a game designer. And I teach game design. So I have a lot invested in the idea that game design is a discipline, maybe a young discipline, one …

Mutations

Sat on a train after a day’s NDAed activities, I was casually browsing Twitter, when I saw something along the lines of “why have no indies made a new spin on [big 2000s franchise]?”

Sometimes you should totally finish it though<p>And I get to thinking: but they have. I’ve seen vines. I’ve seen, in this particular case, a big jam …

The Talos Principle began with Serious Sam 4 thanks to 'reactive game development'

<i>The Talos Principle</i> was never supposed to happen. That it exists is a testament to developer Croteam's refusal to ignore a game that wanted to be made and devise a new, iterative way of developing. That's the story that CTO Aren Ladavac and CCO Davor Hunski told today at a GDC 2015, at a …

Nevermind is a panic attack disguised as a video game

<i>Nevermind</i> is a game about people who go into the mind of individuals who have suppressed memories of terrible events.<p>It’s your job to explore someone else’s trauma and to bring them some form of relief. Their mind, of course, fights back.<p>It's a first-person adventure-puzzle game that will support …