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Posted by Radek Koncewicz on 01/10/19 01:05:00 pm in Design
Timing various gameplay elements in JRPGs of the 4th console generation: the Genesis, Sega CD, Super Nintendo, and the Game Boy. Was the random encounter grind really that bad?

Each week I compile a gaming industry insights newsletter that I share with other Rioters, including Riot’s senior leadership. This edition is the public version that I publish broadly every week as well. Opinions are mine.

Bandersnatch: Netflix's attempt at gamifying cinema is a commendable attempt but leaves more to be desired, ideas on how it can benefit from deep learnings & psychology of games.

Posted by Joost van Dongen on 01/08/19 10:10:00 am in Business/Marketing, Console/PC, Indie
There are many different ways to give players access to a beta. Which to choose? In this article I'll give a comprehensive list of options in today's market and discuss the differences.

Posted by James Margaris on 01/08/19 10:02:00 am in Design, Console/PC
20 pages of thoughts on Artifact cards that begin with the letter 'A'

Each week I compile a gaming industry insights newsletter that I share with other Rioters, including Riot’s senior leadership. This edition is the public version that I publish broadly every week as well. Opinions are mine.

This week's highlights include a detailed look at what 2019 may bring in terms of business trends & games - as well as a whole host of other leftover 2018 highlights, daily 'meditations' on games, a Chinese indie megahit, and lots more.

Posted by Ben Weber on 01/02/19 12:33:00 am in Console/PC, Smartphone/Tablet
An alternative to a top games list for 2018.

Each week I compile a gaming industry insights newsletter that I share with other Rioters, including Riot’s senior leadership. This edition is the public version that I publish broadly every week as well. Opinions are mine.

Posted by Simon Carless on 12/30/18 10:46:00 pm in
This week's video game article & video highlights include another gigantic chunk of 'end of year' charts, discourses, thoughts and ruminations.