Mark Zuckerberg’s “We’re making the camera the first augmented reality platform” kicked off the mobile AR platform war. Facebook, Apple, Google, Tencent, Snap, Samsung, Huawei and more in a mobile AR platform cage fight - who comes out on top?
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This week's best longread/standout articles & videos about games include Gnog's quirky gameplay, Second Life bunny tragedy, and Snipperclips' surprising third-party story, among others.
Randy dives into the design of Just Ski, an incredibly challenging but interesting mobile game by Jeff Weber.
This week's Video Game Deep Cuts longform articles/videos include Julian Gollop on Phoenix Point, the making of Typeshift & the SteamProphet contest.
A case study about maintaining a multiplayer game that relies on lockstep simulations. Or, a classic tale of painting yourself into a technical corner, and painstakingly finding your way out.