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Prototyping: Mööbel

This week I will write about my first design that went to a publisher for review. The feedback for this game was very blunt as the publisher said that the game is more work than fun. 872 more words

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Gamind diary: Week 42 (part 4)

This weeks diary was a little bigger than I thought. If you read the previous three parts you know that I played about 30 games while on the weeked trip. 893 more words

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Gaming diary: Week 41

What could I say about this week. I got to play two board games and managed to design one new game. I’ll start with the regular gaming night. 677 more words

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Want to Make a Living Making Games? So do I!

Cardboard Edison has posted a video on the “Top 10 need to know about game design” and it has inspired me to post my thoughts about one particular subject. 1,231 more words

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How to Build a Game #13 Find a Working Method

Designers should take the time to figure out their ideal work method. What I mean by that is, how do you best function to create games and stay focused for the amount of time required to make games? 208 more words

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How to Build a Game #12 Expansions

Yesterday we talked about the cuts that you should be making from your designs and at the end of the post, I suggested that the cuts you make are the seeds for future expansions. 294 more words

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How to Build a Game #11 Cut Cut Cut....Find the Base Game

When we are designing out games, our main goal is to find the base game of our design. When I say base game, I am saying that we cut as much from the game as thematically and mechanically as possible while maintaining the desired game experience. 534 more words

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