Gamasutra - Blogs /blogs/ Jacek Sliwinski's Blogs Tue, 01 Sep 2015 01:57:51 EDT en-us (Simon Carless) Doodle’idu! Legal issues of user test recruitment in Germany - by Jacek Sliwinski Design,Social/Online Recruitment of participants is a necessary and essential part of user testing. For those in Germany, certain strict legal concerns must also be given serious consideration. This article is intended to provide recommendations on best practices. Mon, 07 Oct 2013 08:28:00 EDT “Where should we place the mini map?” - by Jacek Sliwinski This article presents practical guidelines for the design and location of the mini map. Additionally, current conventions are explored. Mon, 21 Jan 2013 06:02:00 EST Complexity and Success in Games - by Jacek Sliwinski Business/Marketing What's the relation between complexity of a video game and its success? Is there any? This article discusses various kinds of complexity and its impact on the success of a game. Sat, 19 Jan 2013 05:00:00 EST Do more insights equal better results? When neuroscience meets user research… - by Jacek Sliwinski Design,Indie Does it make sense to include neuroscientific methodologies in your games user research? Read this article and find out. Mon, 14 Jan 2013 08:19:00 EST