Exploring the nature of game mechanics4 by
"The player's abilities and the challenges you create to test those abilities are two sides of the same coin. 'Game Mechanic' is the term I'm using to show how the two combine to become basically the same thing."
The politics of beauty1 by
[06.22.15] Sunset's MichaŽl Samyn muses on the shifting standards of art and beauty, and how that affected the art direction of the game -- and his own personal aesthetic.