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Creative Director of Important Little Games, an indie educational games studio based out of Chicago.  Currently building 'Codemancer,' a fantasy adventure game where Magic is Programming.

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Posted by Rob Lockhart on Mon, 07 Jul 2014 12:30:00 EDT in Business/Marketing, Production, Indie
Specifics of the successful Kickstarter for Codemancer, a fantasy game that teaches programming. There are lots of numbers and graphs and pretty pictures.


Posted by Rob Lockhart on Tue, 10 Jun 2014 04:50:00 EDT in Design, Console/PC, Indie, Social/Online, Smartphone/Tablet
Some observations about magical fiction which I hope will help other game designers to craft the mythologies of their games.


Posted by Rob Lockhart on Mon, 09 Jun 2014 04:54:00 EDT in Design, Indie
I announce the winner of the Game Design Challenge!


Posted by Rob Lockhart on Wed, 04 Jun 2014 01:11:00 EDT in Design, Indie
An amazing roster of game designers explain their ideas for games that will occupy space travelers on their journey to Mars. Then you get to vote on your favorite!


Posted by Rob Lockhart on Thu, 01 May 2014 10:13:00 EDT in Design
Six respected game designer face off to design the best game, as voted by you -- Gamasutra readers!


Posted by Rob Lockhart on Mon, 06 Jan 2014 10:59:00 EST in Design
Some ideas for making pinball friendlier to a wide audience.



Rob Lockhart's Comments

Comment In: [Blog - 08/12/2014 - 12:56]

It seems like a lot ...

It seems like a lot of commercial media is unnecessarily split along gender lines. There are Guy Movies and Chick Flicks. There 's even Spike and Oxygen gendered channels. The media I enjoy most is the kind I can enjoy with my Wife or my Mom or my Sister, which ...

Comment In: [Blog - 07/07/2014 - 12:30]

Best of luck Let me ...

Best of luck Let me know when your campaign is up bobbylox@importantlittlegames.com

Comment In: [Blog - 06/10/2014 - 04:50]

I 'm an obsessive Neal ...

I 'm an obsessive Neal Stephenson fan. r n r nI agree that ancient cultures have some 'interesting ' cultural explanations for magic. Unfortunately, they 're all too often either in service to a deity or to further the opression of women, other tribes, etc.

Comment In: [Blog - 06/04/2014 - 01:11]

Aaaand voting is closed. ...

Aaaand voting is closed.

Comment In: [Blog - 05/01/2014 - 10:13]

I never said it had ...

I never said it had to have a martian theme.

Comment In: [Blog - 03/14/2014 - 10:30]

Personally, I hope you continue ...

Personally, I hope you continue to develop Algo-Bot, and maybe put it back up on Kickstarter when you 're ready, so I can become a backer