Gamasutra - Blogs http://www.gamasutra.com/blogs/ Neil Sorens's Blogs Mon, 01 Sep 2014 05:06:17 EDT en-us scarless@think-services.com (Simon Carless) Connected Games, part 4: You're doing it wrong! - by Neil Sorens http://www.gamasutra.com/blogs/NeilSorens/20130611/194156/Connected_Games_part_4_Youre_doing_it_wrong.php Design,Console/PC,Social/Online,Smartphone/Tablet Current practices in connected games that need to change to achieve long-term success. http://www.gamasutra.com/blogs/NeilSorens/20130611/194156/Connected_Games_part_4_Youre_doing_it_wrong.php Tue, 11 Jun 2013 10:39:00 EDT It's Time For the US Government To Step In - by Neil Sorens http://www.gamasutra.com/blogs/NeilSorens/20130411/190255/Its_Time_For_the_US_Government_To_Step_In.php Business/Marketing As President of the United States, I will step in to get the US video game industry back on its feet. http://www.gamasutra.com/blogs/NeilSorens/20130411/190255/Its_Time_For_the_US_Government_To_Step_In.php Thu, 11 Apr 2013 05:59:00 EDT Indie games are due for a downward correction - by Neil Sorens http://www.gamasutra.com/blogs/NeilSorens/20121217/183709/Indie_games_are_due_for_a_downward_correction.php Business/Marketing,Console/PC,Indie,Smartphone/Tablet Why the current level of indie game development isn't sustainable, and what will cause it to falter http://www.gamasutra.com/blogs/NeilSorens/20121217/183709/Indie_games_are_due_for_a_downward_correction.php Mon, 17 Dec 2012 11:49:00 EST Diablo 3 Swallows the Spider to Catch the Fly - by Neil Sorens http://www.gamasutra.com/blogs/NeilSorens/20120703/173523/Diablo_3_Swallows_the_Spider_to_Catch_the_Fly.php Design,Console/PC How basing Diablo 3's character progression on auction house use led to unhappy players. http://www.gamasutra.com/blogs/NeilSorens/20120703/173523/Diablo_3_Swallows_the_Spider_to_Catch_the_Fly.php Tue, 03 Jul 2012 11:55:00 EDT Welcome to Zyngaville! - by Neil Sorens http://www.gamasutra.com/blogs/NeilSorens/20110810/89626/Welcome_to_Zyngaville.php Design,Social/Online A visit to Zynga's fabulous new amusement park. http://www.gamasutra.com/blogs/NeilSorens/20110810/89626/Welcome_to_Zyngaville.php Wed, 10 Aug 2011 04:22:00 EDT Let Me See Your Brain - by Neil Sorens http://www.gamasutra.com/blogs/NeilSorens/20110317/88807/Let_Me_See_Your_Brain.php Design Would scientific experiments that collect data on brain activity advance the field of game design? I'd sure like to run some! http://www.gamasutra.com/blogs/NeilSorens/20110317/88807/Let_Me_See_Your_Brain.php Thu, 17 Mar 2011 04:38:00 EDT