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Posted by Joe Cooper on Mon, 23 May 2011 02:03:00 EDT in Design, Smartphone/Tablet
I combined a strategy game with spelling. Next I'll combine backgammon with sorting a sock drawer.



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Well for one thing we ...

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Comment In: [Feature - 07/10/2012 - 04:55]

I agree with all the ...

I agree with all the fundamental theory here but I 'm wondering if it isn 't a non-sequitar to dismiss cutscenes altogether. r n r nA lot of gaming gems feature story that is told . One can often look at them and see this delineation between the doll and ...

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This reminds me, anyone else ...

This reminds me, anyone else catch the F-14 Tomcat wreckage at the archeological dig site r n r nEDIT: r n r nI should 've mentioned that though I don 't have much of a comment, I liked this analysis and enjoyed reading it.

Comment In: [Blog - 07/06/2012 - 02:59]

What you think of Linux ...

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Some kits permit you to ...

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Comment In: [Blog - 06/29/2012 - 01:38]

To what extent do we ...

To what extent do we strictly care about the game design per se Tetristically speaking as opposed to the whole product r n r nOr to put it another way say we have a product - we 'll call it Stash Elect 3 - and the story is all that ...