Gamasutra - Blogs /blogs/ Sande Chen's Blogs Sun, 30 Aug 2015 02:00:30 EDT en-us scarless@think-services.com (Simon Carless) I'm Offended. Is It You, Me, or the Character? - by Sande Chen http://gamasutra.com/blogs/SandeChen/20150821/251900/Im_Offended_Is_It_You_Me_or_the_Character.php Business/Marketing,Design,Production,Art In this article, game designer Sande Chen distinguishes between offensive characters and offensive material, and explains why it's important to keep track of authorial tone. http://gamasutra.com/blogs/SandeChen/20150821/251900/Im_Offended_Is_It_You_Me_or_the_Character.php Fri, 21 Aug 2015 01:47:00 EDT Lost in Game Space - by Sande Chen http://gamasutra.com/blogs/SandeChen/20150814/251326/Lost_in_Game_Space.php Design,Production In this article, game designer Sande Chen describes certain game deficiencies that lead to player frustration and how better storytelling may provide the solution for one of the problems. http://gamasutra.com/blogs/SandeChen/20150814/251326/Lost_in_Game_Space.php Fri, 14 Aug 2015 01:58:00 EDT The Current State of Educational Game Development - by Sande Chen http://gamasutra.com/blogs/SandeChen/20150807/250676/The_Current_State_of_Educational_Game_Development.php Business/Marketing,Production In this article, game designer Sande Chen reaches out to educational game developers to help her understand the issues hindering further adoption of game-based learning. Please take my survey! http://gamasutra.com/blogs/SandeChen/20150807/250676/The_Current_State_of_Educational_Game_Development.php Fri, 07 Aug 2015 06:34:00 EDT Zombies as a Force of Nature - by Sande Chen http://gamasutra.com/blogs/SandeChen/20150623/246813/Zombies_as_a_Force_of_Nature.php Design In this article, game designer Sande Chen explains why zombies are a force of nature. http://gamasutra.com/blogs/SandeChen/20150623/246813/Zombies_as_a_Force_of_Nature.php Tue, 23 Jun 2015 03:44:00 EDT Reward Me, Demotivate Me - by Sande Chen http://gamasutra.com/blogs/SandeChen/20150610/245669/Reward_Me_Demotivate_Me.php Design,Social/Online,Smartphone/Tablet In this article, game designer Sande Chen reflects on the nature of intrinsic and extrinsic motivation, and how it relates to games. http://gamasutra.com/blogs/SandeChen/20150610/245669/Reward_Me_Demotivate_Me.php Wed, 10 Jun 2015 02:22:00 EDT Writing for Horror Video Games Panel in NYC - by Sande Chen http://gamasutra.com/blogs/SandeChen/20150603/244952/Writing_for_Horror_Video_Games_Panel_in_NYC.php Audio,Design,Production,Art Upcoming event in NYC on what makes horror games so compelling in the interactive realm. http://gamasutra.com/blogs/SandeChen/20150603/244952/Writing_for_Horror_Video_Games_Panel_in_NYC.php Wed, 03 Jun 2015 02:15:00 EDT