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Comment In: [Blog - 02/07/2017 - 07:49]

Thanks for the mention and ...

Thanks for the mention and bringing my attention to this article. It is posts like this, Ken Levine 's talk on Narrative Legos, the work of Story Bricks, the Mordor Nemesis system, that inspired me to attempt what I 'm doing in Archmage Rises. r n r nArchmage is a ...

Comment In: [Blog - 08/15/2016 - 06:38]

Awesome Glad you liked it ...

Awesome Glad you liked it And P P is great, happy to work with them.

Comment In: [Blog - 05/20/2016 - 06:50]

I like what you are ...

I like what you are saying. I think you are right about potentially discouraging player experimentation. I 'm going to try and keep my eyes open about that.

Comment In: [Blog - 05/13/2016 - 01:45]

Yes, I meant a battle ...

Yes, I meant a battle should be engaging and threatening not like the throw away battles in Final Fantasy inbetween the interesting boss fights. r n r nI was playing diablo 3 last night just for kicks. I find the game has me killing monsters as difficult as the pots/barrels ...

Comment In: [News - 01/21/2016 - 04:13]

The difference, according to Gage, ...

The difference, according to Gage, comes down to the physicality of dice. r nI don 't think so Zach isn 't looking deep enough to find the real answer. The excitement found in dice is in the near win . You know you need a 4 and you roll a ...

Comment In: [News - 11/05/2015 - 04:03]

Good read Tanya. Here is ...

Good read Tanya. Here is a complimentary gama article on 12 specific techniques on how to pitch: r nhttp://gamasutra.com/blogs/ThomasHenshell/20141208/231717/12 Tricks to Selling Your Ideas Your Game Yourself.php

Comment In: [Blog - 10/14/2015 - 03:48]

Ugh The Road was the ...

Ugh The Road was the hardest thing to watch

Comment In: [Blog - 09/08/2015 - 01:23]

Thank you for sharing what ...

Thank you for sharing what was probably difficult to share

Comment In: [Blog - 08/14/2015 - 01:58]

Great list. Thanks for saving ...

Great list. Thanks for saving me all that time. And thanks for consuming all my free time with these resources r n r nI would add The Game Design Dojo podcast: r nhttp://gamedesigndojo.com/ r n r nIt isn 't just two devs jabbering. It 's two industry vets who tackle ...

Comment In: [Blog - 08/07/2015 - 06:34]

Great article The dark side ...

Great article The dark side of indie is rarely talked about. I 've experienced all that you mention. I found the book Bird by Bird by Anne Lamott, which is about writing and procrastination, extremely helpful to understand myself and my workflow better. r nWhat does novel writing and game ...

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