F2P expert Levy explains the importance of understanding how different player types enjoy different games. He presents the 4 pleasures model as a mental framework for gaining a holistic understanding of players and the pleasures they derive from play.
Neil Schneider, Founder of mtbs3D.com and Manager of Immersive Technology Services at the Faculty of Business and IT at UOIT talks about Virtuix Omni's appearance on Shark Tank and the sad ramifications for the gaming industry and its customers.
Exploring various escape/running away mechanics in RPG's over the years.
Gamasutra editor Mike Rose talks to Rob Jagnow and Brendan Mauro from Lazy 8 Studios about Extrasolar, a rather unique browser game that's currently in closed beta.
UK software sales for the Xbox One and PlayStation 4 should surpass the Wii U's total sales within a couple of months, if their launches are any indication.
Iíve used Havok Physics at several game studios over the years. Here, I present some little-known but hopefully useful tips about this middleware.