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Tagged with “war” (4)

  1. Episode #93: Dynamic Campaigns

    Episode #93: Dynamic Campaigns

    Description

    Ananda Gupta joins Dirk and Soren to talk about Dynamic campaigns. Series like Total War and XCOM merge tactical battles with larger strategic campaigns – what do these games do well, and what challenges seem to be omnipresent?

     

    Contact Information

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

    Soren Johnson – @sorenjohnson, designer-notes.com, offworldgame.com

    Ananda Gupta – @agauntpanda

     

    Episode Outline

    0:00:28 – Ananda’s background

    0:04:38 – Dynamic Campaigns

    0:08:05 – Crusader Kings II

    0:10:35 – Pacing

    0:15:40 – XCOM

    0:31:54 – Wargame

    0:35:57 – Rise of Nations

    0:46:49 – Offworld Trading Company

    0:52:11 – Rise of Legends

    1:06:34 – Imperial Struggle

    http://thegamedesignroundtable.com/2014/08/19/episode-93-dynamic-campaigns/

    —Huffduffed by sgottreu

  2. Episode #64: Conflict

    Episode #64: Conflict

     Contact Information

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

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

     Soren Johnson – @SorenJohnson, www.Designer-Notes.com, www.MohawkGames.com

     

    Episode Outline

    0:00:58 – What IS a ‘conflict’?

    0:09:18 – Asymmetric conflicts

    0:32:18 – Duels VS Multiplayer

    0:41:05 – Lopsided conflicts

    0:46:35 – Why are most game conflicts violent?

    0:47:30 – Conflict in Soren’s game ‘Mars’

    1:01:02 – Eurogames

    1:05:49 – Politics

    http://thegamedesignroundtable.com/2014/01/27/episode-64-conflict/

    —Huffduffed by sgottreu