Gamasutra - Blogs /blogs/ Dylan Holmes's Blogs Thu, 27 Aug 2015 03:20:53 EDT en-us (Simon Carless) Play is excavation: the search for game poetry - by Dylan Holmes Design From early arcade games to recent indie hits, the disparate forms of the video game and poetry have displayed a surprising amount in common. Wed, 14 Nov 2012 11:24:00 EST 'Unlocks' and the Gamification of Gaming - by Dylan Holmes Design Dylan Holmes argues that 'unlocks' and persistance in online shooters were introduced to fill a genuine need, but have now become detrimental to the player experience. Mon, 21 May 2012 06:01:00 EDT