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Alex Driml's Blog

 

Alex Driml is a programmer and designer from Australia. His most recent game is Gerrymander: Rig The Election.

My portfolio: http://alexdrimlgames.thorsthundershack.com/dir/

https://www.gerrymandergame.com/

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Posted by Alex Driml on Mon, 13 Jul 2020 11:11:00 EDT in Design
Games stories are getting increasingly intricate, and are often a core selling point of a game. Yet games don't usually provide players with tools needed to follow a story. What problems get in the way of narrative accessibility and how do we solve them?


Posted by Alex Driml on Wed, 24 Jan 2018 10:20:00 EST in Design, Indie, Smartphone/Tablet
How we made a game with the purpose of teaching people about politics without being boring.



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Comment In: [Blog - 07/13/2020 - 11:11]

I was going to write ...

I was going to write a paragraph about loading screens, but yeah, as you say they seem to be on their way out pretty soon. And even current gen games have gotten pretty good at hiding loading.When used well they were great for adding a little narrative context though.