Alien: Isolation a big winner at Develop Awards, as Unity bags best engine
The European game industry was recognized tonight at the Brighton, England-based conference; Development Legend went to Rare founders Tim and Chris Stamper, while Unity and others won, too.
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Don't Miss: The ups and downs of developing Goat Simulator
In this classic feature, a Goat Simulator dev explains how "We’ve discarded a large part of game development practices...We’ve made a game in a way we never thought we would, and it actually worked."
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Visual cues in level design
"It's sometimes easy to forget how much design and art need to coexist, nevertheless; we need to make sure our visual cues are properly motivating."
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What happens when you give players 100 tries to beat a roguelike?
We talk to Dan Marshall of Size Five Games about The Swindle's firm stance against unlimited lives, regenerating health, "aggressive tutorialization," and other challenge-sapping features
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