Gamasutra - Blogs /blogs/ Jake Shapiro's Blogs Wed, 02 Sep 2015 10:50:53 EDT en-us (Simon Carless) What modern sports games tell us about competition in the market - by Jake Shapiro Design,Console/PC A graphical analysis of the last decade of sports video games Wed, 05 Dec 2012 03:22:00 EST On the advent of "slow games" - by Jake Shapiro Design,Indie Why slowness in modern game design is a good thing. Wed, 07 Nov 2012 03:24:00 EST Rebooting Samus: The relationship between East and West in game design, through Metroid Prime - by Jake Shapiro Design,Console/PC An in-depth look at Metroid's mishmash of Japanese and American influence Sun, 28 Oct 2012 10:30:00 EDT "PICK UP THAT CAN!" Storytelling in Half-Life 2 - by Jake Shapiro Design,Console/PC Revisiting methods of storytelling in Valve's classic Thu, 25 Oct 2012 11:43:00 EDT Approaching Camera Angles in Sports Games - by Jake Shapiro Design,Console/PC Game designers of all backgrounds can learn from how sports games grasp with the mechanics they're based on Sun, 21 Oct 2012 04:38:00 EDT Burger King and Serious Advergaming - by Jake Shapiro Design,Social/Online Looking back at an under-appreciated stealth classic that was ahead of its time. Tue, 16 Oct 2012 01:32:00 EDT