Bizarre Dating Sims and the Incoming Flux State

They’re everything from hilarious to disturbing depending on the context. But seeing how a game like Dream Daddy really went over, it’s obvious that players are hungry for more than well-written dialog and relationship-building.

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Stardew Valley: A Masterpiece of Avoiding Decision Fatigue and Grinding

Stardew Valley has the amazing ability to grant players every possibility imaginable while still being fun and easy-to-play. But this is something any game developer can easily learn from to improve their game.

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Worlds for Players - Letting the Environment Lead The Way

Why would I do your dumb quest when I can go over there and see how many arrows I can shoot into a deer's butt? Oh, you’re going to use the elements of composition in clever and medium-specific ways to encourage me to perform essential tasks? Well aren’t we fancy.

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