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Tagged with “tutorials” (2)

  1. Episode #102: Get Off My Lawn

    Episode #102: Get Off My Lawn

    Description

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

    David Heron – @DavidVHeron

    Rob Daviau -@RobDaviauGamer, rob.daviau@ironwallgames.com

     

    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

    http://thegamedesignroundtable.com/2014/10/21/episode-102-get-off-my-lawn/

    —Huffduffed by sgottreu

  2. Episode #49: How to Teach Games

    Episode #49: How to Teach Games

     

    Contact Information

    Jon Shafer - @JonShaferDesign,www.JonShaferOnDesign.com, Jon.Shafer@ConiferGames.com

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

    David Heron - @DavidVHeron

     

    Episode Outline

    0:02:16 – Tabletop video tutorials

    0:10:34 – What is the designer’s goal?

    0:14:14 – Throw-away demo games

    0:18:41 – Pre-made learning setups

    0:24:54 – Teaching techniques in digital games

    0:30:51 – Contextual help in At the Gates

    0:44:00 – When is it okay to not teach?

    0:48:35 – Lesson pacing

     

    http://thegamedesignroundtable.com/2013/10/14/episode-49/

    —Huffduffed by sgottreu