Device6 and The Stanley Parable Analysis

Device6 is an interactive novel on iOS devices. It won Excellence in Audio, and was a finalist for Excellence in Narrative, Excellence in Visual Arts, and Seumas McNally Grand Prize. It was also an honourable mention for the Excellence in Design and Nuovo Award. The player plays as Anne who is suffering from amnesia. AnneContinue reading “Device6 and The Stanley Parable Analysis”

What is Procedural Rhetoric and are the criticisms made against it by Miguel Sicart valid?

According to Sicart, as written in his piece “Against Procedurality”: Proceduralism often disregards the importance of play and players as activities that have creative, performative properties. In this sense, the meaning of a game, of any game, lies in its rules…In the proceduralist tradition, play is not central to understanding the meanings created by (playing)Continue reading “What is Procedural Rhetoric and are the criticisms made against it by Miguel Sicart valid?”

Robot Card Game #7 So this is the redone draft. It’s pretty bare bones atm but we want it that way. We’ll be adding a lot more when we finally playtest this game, so we’re intentionally keeping it vague. There’s probably going to be a lot that’s changed. From our previous game doc, we removed a lot toContinue reading “Robot Card Game #7”

A D&D Inspired Card Game Idea

So what if I remove rolling for turn order and add a speed stat to players and monsters? So instead players if their speed in the same as or higher than a monster’s, they get to go before the monster. Since combat is very basic, I don’t think it would matter too much if playersContinue reading “A D&D Inspired Card Game Idea”

A D&D Inspired Card Game Idea

Was having an interesting discussion with @sykolamus about the possibility of a D&D inspired card game. I think there was a mention of randomly generated dungeons too based on another chat he was having with @kr-studios. I don’t even understand how that even works since the main point of D&D is the freedom of choiceContinue reading “A D&D Inspired Card Game Idea”

Build Your Way #1.5

jesyikaturner: It totally still works on android. Only problem is that I have to double tap things in order for it to register that I’ve clicked on them. Here’s hoping I can figure that out. It looks pretty nice too compared to how it looked before, so I’m going to keep with this style. TheContinue reading “Build Your Way #1.5”