Nikhil Murthy's Member Blogs
It's time to give flavor text the respect it deserves.
I go over the features of The Quiet Sleep and how they work towards my desired aesthetics for the game.
Breaking down the components of the cities in Civilization.
Assorted thoughts on Getting Over It With Bennett Foddy including musings on the design, authorship, profundity and toxic masculinity of the game.
I define life-like games as those games that are about life and defend the idea of them.
On what a narrative gap looks like in a systems-driven game, how they can benefit your game and the risks inherent to them.
How the representation of emotion changed in The Quiet Sleep
The space between the panels is key to comic books. Asking the reader to interpolate between the images to get the full story is an integral part of the medium. This article goes over a parallel technique in video games and why I like it so much.