The latest Video Game Deep Cuts, picking the smartest longform video game articles and videos of the week, looks at Mario speedrunning, the state of 'indiepocalypse', & why it's hard to make games.
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The latest Video Game Deep Cuts, picking the smartest longform video game articles and videos of the week, looks at the 'strange future of emotional AI', a mysterious self-destructing game, & more.
Hey readers! I’m back with another quarterly roundup of Gamasutra articles over the past quarter (July-September), as I continue my heroic efforts to excavate the best recently-published work.
UX analysis of how Marvel contest simplified and resurrected classic brawler genre for mobile, applying "Supermarket" psychology of real world stores to it's digital shop, creating greater engagement and leveraging monetisation!
Automation will put many people out of work. At the same time, the F2P model will shift into a play-for-hire model. These two trends, I argue, imply that within a generation, playing games will be a primary income source for low-skill people.