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Tagged with “free-to-play” (2)

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

    Episode #110: The Science of Fun with Nicole Lazzaro

    Description

    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, www.CQGames.com, Dirk@Knemeyer.comDavid Heron – @DavidVHeron

    Nicole Lazzaro – @nicolelazzaro, www.4k2f.com

    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

    http://thegamedesignroundtable.com/2014/12/16/episode-110-the-science-of-fun/

    —Huffduffed by sgottreu

  2. Episode #100: Failbetter Game and Fallen London

    Episode #100: Failbetter Game and Fallen London

    Description

    Alexis Kennedy and Liam Welton from Failbetter games join Dirk to talk about their dark games set in the world of Fallen London. With a background that goes from free-to-play web games to more traditional PC games, Failbetter has learned many lessons on design and business on their way to their latest game, Sunless Sea.

     

    Contact Information

    Dirk Knemeyer - @DKnemeyer, www.CQGames.com, Dirk@Knemeyer.com

    Liam Welton – @LiamWelton, liam@failbettergames.com

    Alexis Kennedy – @alexiskennedy, alexis@failbetter.com

     

    Episode Outline

    0:00:26 – Failbetter Games

    0:06:24 – The world of Fallen London

    0:25:22 – Fallen London development

    0:40:18 – Design challenges

    0:52:39 – Business models

    0:54:31 – Failbetter’s design process

    1:01:24 – Future projects

     

    http://thegamedesignroundtable.com/2014/10/07/episode-100-failbetter-game-and-fallen-london/

    —Huffduffed by sgottreu