The latest highlights include a look at 2020's most anticipated PC games, 1983's 'breakout' game (fine, it's a book excerpt from a 1983 tome about Breakout!), plus looks at Android: Netrunner, the best game animation of last year, & lots more besides.
Each week I compile a gaming industry insights newsletter that I publish broadly. Opinions are mine.
The latest highlights include a great piece on a unique Ubisoft 'fixer', the unlikely story behind Disco Elysium's success, the underappreciated Switch games of last year, and a whooole bunch more great articles besides.
An interview with Christian Calderon (Gamejam.co, Ketchapp, Two Dots) - living in Asia, his game industry journey, and some of the nitty-gritty of developing and monetizing mobile games.
A deep dive into King Knight's health mechanics in Shovel Knight: King of Cards.
Based on Danny Weinbaum's Steam tag research, what I wanted to do was comment on the tags by revenue that stood out to me - and actually might be something you’d want to target when making games.