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Tagged with “depth” (2)

  1. Episode #110: The Science of Fun with Nicole Lazzaro

    Episode #110: The Science of Fun with Nicole Lazzaro


    Is there a formula for fun? Nicole Lazzaro joins Dirk and David to talk about what makes games fun, deliver a brief dive into neuroscience, and compare the concept of fun and gaming addiction.

    Dirk Knemeyer - @DKnemeyer,, Dirk@Knemeyer.comDavid Heron – @DavidVHeron

    Nicole Lazzaro – @nicolelazzaro,

    Episode Outline

    0:01:34 – The four keys to fun

    0:13:18 – Depth

    0:29:22 – Tabletop

    0:39:32 – A primer on neurology

    0:50:50 – Free to play

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  2. Episode #102: Get Off My Lawn

    Episode #102: Get Off My Lawn


    Dirk, David, and Rob get together to talk about things that bug them. Whether is the interplay of turns, the depth of a game, or the wine served at a chain restaurant, some things just aren’t fun.


    Contact Information

    Dirk Knemeyer - @DKnemeyer,,

    David Heron – @DavidVHeron

    Rob Daviau -@RobDaviauGamer,


    Episode Outline

    0:01:08 – Rob’s adventures

    0:03:03 – First person shooters

    0:09:55 – Simultaneous play board games

    0:18:58 – Asymmetrical turn lengths

    0:23:51 – Light games

    0:34:07 – New games in a group setting

    0:36:19 – Backing up a turn

    0:42:17 – Failure, loading screens, and tutorials

    0:54:36 – Staying organized

    0:57:04 – The need for persuasion

    —Huffduffed by sgottreu