A bit of design theory for mobile games

about X hours ago from

"If you take a critical eye to modern games and see what they've done well and what they haven't, you can apply these to your own games. With a bit of thought and some testing, you can make your game a much nicer experience for everyone." ...

Blog: What does a game value?

about X hours ago from

"There is a problem with his characterization as a kind and merciful commander, though: the gameplay. The only way to gain experience in this game is to kill enemy units." ...

Blog: If you must use runes...

about X hours ago from

On using archaic alphabets: "Runes are a historical alphabet. You might be writing something ridiculous in runes without noticing it if you don't pay a minimal amount of attention." ...