A thorough look at the design ideas that went into Pathfinder 2e.
0:00 Intro 0:50 What is PF2e’s design philosophy? 7:26 What does this philosophy accomplish? 18:25 What could be better?
Some thoughts on what balance accomplishes and when it’s important: https://www.dungeonsolvers.com/2019/05/03/how-important-is-balance-in-dd-5e/
Some thoughts from a game developer who contests the idea that balance is necessary: https://www.gamasutra.com/view/feature/132180/jonathan_blow_the_path_to_braid.php?page=4
GenCon 2019 panel on Pathfinder 2e’s philosophy: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=jaCaQjBCHgY
Chris Wilson interview: https://www.diabloii.net/blog/comments/one-life-live