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Gawel Ciepielewski's Blog


Started wroking in the industry as a QA tester, currently working as Development Support Specialist in the Q-Loc dev team's Research branch, hoping to one day become a full-fledged designer.

With a penchant for rants and bad humour, I welcome you to my blog.


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Posted by Gawel Ciepielewski on Mon, 25 Feb 2013 07:14:00 EST in Design, Console/PC, Serious, Indie
A commentary at how "Papo & Yo" could better convey its message to the regular player.

Posted by Gawel Ciepielewski on Tue, 12 Feb 2013 02:41:00 EST in Design, Console/PC
A look at how Virtue's Last Reward corrected the mistakes of its predecessor, 999, and how it took those corrections to base both gameplay and narrative on them.

Posted by Gawel Ciepielewski on Mon, 04 Feb 2013 09:09:00 EST in Business/Marketing, Design, Console/PC, Social/Online
I'm talking about why the League of Legends honor system doesn't really work as good as Riot claims. The contents of this entry come from my personal experience as a LoL player and I acknowledge that things may be different on other servers than EU: NE.

Gawel Ciepielewski's Comments

Comment In: [News - 07/06/2016 - 11:09]

The thinking was that because ...

The thinking was that because Wii sold well, Wii U would follow suit. r nOh my sweet summer child, you completely blundered there. r nAs much as I love my Wii U, that was stupid and presumptuous - the Wii sold well in large part because it captivated the family ...

Comment In: [News - 06/13/2016 - 04:00]

lacks some of the major ...

lacks some of the major hold-your-breath moments of already qualified games. - the Overtime feature makes for those. The win-or-lose final play mechanic it provides is INCREDIBLY tense.

Comment In: [News - 05/18/2016 - 04:20]

Aren 't they the Sesame ...

Aren 't they the Sesame Credit people

Comment In: [Blog - 04/14/2016 - 01:54]

The conclusion should be that ...

The conclusion should be that we need more games by composers.

Comment In: [Blog - 04/23/2013 - 03:10]

Since every meaningful thing, either ...

Since every meaningful thing, either positively, or negatively, that I could conceive, was already said in the comment I just want to make a digression about the art: r nBeing a pretty regular straight dude, I find the burly dudes with beards a more appealing picture - it looks a ...

Comment In: [Blog - 03/07/2013 - 09:14]

The thing is, Kratos modus ...

The thing is, Kratos modus operandi normally is kill everything that stands in my way , and rewarding you for killing a specific monster as Kratos should be only done if the monster in question is in a considerable challenge, but as I understand from this article, it 's just ...