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“The Power Broker”: A Game Design Competition

Today, we are launching a competition that challenges game designers to adapt The Power Broker into a playable, interactive form that preserves the flavor and themes of the written work, while leveraging the unique opportunities the game medium provides. We are seeking submissions both in a video game category, as well in a separate tabletop […]
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VR Devving: Game Design Rules to Unlearn

Minority Media’s Patrick Harris is coming to grips with VR game design as he works on the VR-only Time Machine, and at Oculus Connect today he shared 5 examples of the critical lessons he’s learned….“Playing games in VR really changes something about how players learn how to play our games,” Harris said. “Players learn fast […]
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Doctor Who Game Maker

“Doctor Who Game Maker”: do we need to say more? Source: BBC One – Doctor Who – Doctor Who Game Maker
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A Guide to Implementing 2D Platform Games

Having previously been disappointed by the information available on the topic, this is my attempt at categorizing different ways to implement 2D platform games, list their strengths and weaknesses, and discuss some implementation details.The long-term goal is to make this an exhaustive and comprehensible guide to the implementation of 2D platform games. If you have […]
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Wanderment: Indiegame Where You Play As A Blind Kitten

Today we take a look at cute little indie game called Wanderment! In this game we play as a blind kitten who must use his senses to ‘see’ the world around him. If you like kittens and colour, this game is for you! Made for the Clonejam challenge by andyman404, the same creator of ‘Meditations […]