Gamasutra.com - Member Blogs https://gamasutra.com/blogs/member/ Gamasutra Blogs Sun, 01 Aug 2021 07:34:26 EDT en-us scarless@think-services.com (Simon Carless) <![CDATA[(User Research) Make a questionnaire to talk to players better - by Yongcheng Liu]]> https://gamasutra.com/blogs/YongchengLiu/20210730/385995/User_Research_Make_a_questionnaire_to_talk_to_players_better.php https://gamasutra.com/blogs/author/YongchengLiu/1037688/ Business/Marketing,Design,Social/Online,Smartphone/Tablet https://gamasutra.com/blogs/YongchengLiu/20210730/385995/User_Research_Make_a_questionnaire_to_talk_to_players_better.php Fri, 30 Jul 2021 09:19:00 EDT <![CDATA[Taxing Video Game Virtual Currency Transactions: Issue Business Licenses To Those In It For The Money - by Steven Chung]]> https://gamasutra.com/blogs/StevenChung/20210729/385856/Taxing_Video_Game_Virtual_Currency_Transactions_Issue_Business_Licenses_To_Those_In_It_For_The_Money.php https://gamasutra.com/blogs/author/StevenChung/912807/ https://gamasutra.com/blogs/StevenChung/20210729/385856/Taxing_Video_Game_Virtual_Currency_Transactions_Issue_Business_Licenses_To_Those_In_It_For_The_Money.php Thu, 29 Jul 2021 10:17:00 EDT <![CDATA[How to Write a Quest-Based RPG - by Giannis Georgiou]]> https://gamasutra.com/blogs/GiannisGeorgiou/20210727/385684/How_to_Write_a_QuestBased_RPG.php https://gamasutra.com/blogs/author/GiannisGeorgiou/1038783/ Design,Programming,Indie https://gamasutra.com/blogs/GiannisGeorgiou/20210727/385684/How_to_Write_a_QuestBased_RPG.php Tue, 27 Jul 2021 10:47:00 EDT <![CDATA[Developing a Hyper Casual project that got turned down by a publisher because of the metrics - by Milana Gelmanova]]> https://gamasutra.com/blogs/MilanaGelmanova/20210726/385689/Developing_a_Hyper_Casual_project_that_got_turned_down_by_a_publisher_because_of_the_metrics.php https://gamasutra.com/blogs/author/MilanaGelmanova/1038959/ Business/Marketing,Production,Smartphone/Tablet https://gamasutra.com/blogs/MilanaGelmanova/20210726/385689/Developing_a_Hyper_Casual_project_that_got_turned_down_by_a_publisher_because_of_the_metrics.php Mon, 26 Jul 2021 10:33:00 EDT <![CDATA[Creating characters for the &quot;Commandos&quot; like game - by Zdenko Gurovi?]]> https://gamasutra.com/blogs/ZdenkoGurovi/20210726/385676/Creating_characters_for_the_quotCommandosquot_like_game.php https://gamasutra.com/blogs/author/ZdenkoGurovi/1039013/ Design,Indie https://gamasutra.com/blogs/ZdenkoGurovi/20210726/385676/Creating_characters_for_the_quotCommandosquot_like_game.php Mon, 26 Jul 2021 10:31:00 EDT <![CDATA[Game Dev Digest Issue #104 - Tools For Your Toolbox - by Mike Marrone]]> https://gamasutra.com/blogs/MikeMarrone/20210726/385636/Game_Dev_Digest_Issue_104__Tools_For_Your_Toolbox.php https://gamasutra.com/blogs/author/MikeMarrone/1032857/ Design,Programming,Production,Art,Console/PC,Serious,Indie,Smartphone/Tablet,VR https://gamasutra.com/blogs/MikeMarrone/20210726/385636/Game_Dev_Digest_Issue_104__Tools_For_Your_Toolbox.php Mon, 26 Jul 2021 10:28:00 EDT <![CDATA[(UX Design) Game accessibility features design - by Sisi Yuan]]> https://gamasutra.com/blogs/SisiYuan/20210726/385626/UX_Design_Game_accessibility_features_design.php https://gamasutra.com/blogs/author/SisiYuan/1038443/ Design,Art,Console/PC https://gamasutra.com/blogs/SisiYuan/20210726/385626/UX_Design_Game_accessibility_features_design.php Mon, 26 Jul 2021 10:27:00 EDT <![CDATA[How a studio founded to make Flash games transitioned to Steam - by John Kukushkin]]> https://gamasutra.com/blogs/JohnKukushkin/20210726/385478/How_a_studio_founded_to_make_Flash_games_transitioned_to_Steam.php https://gamasutra.com/blogs/author/JohnKukushkin/1039058/ https://gamasutra.com/blogs/JohnKukushkin/20210726/385478/How_a_studio_founded_to_make_Flash_games_transitioned_to_Steam.php Mon, 26 Jul 2021 10:21:00 EDT <![CDATA[Verb Directions in Game Design - by Nathan Savant]]> https://gamasutra.com/blogs/NathanSavant/20210723/385611/Verb_Directions_in_Game_Design.php https://gamasutra.com/blogs/author/NathanSavant/1002032/ Design,Console/PC,Serious,Indie https://gamasutra.com/blogs/NathanSavant/20210723/385611/Verb_Directions_in_Game_Design.php Fri, 23 Jul 2021 10:38:00 EDT <![CDATA[Genre Spotlight: Merge's Next Phase of Growth - by Naavik (MTM)]]> https://gamasutra.com/blogs/NaavikMTM/20210722/385497/Genre_Spotlight_Merges_Next_Phase_of_Growth.php https://gamasutra.com/blogs/author/NaavikMTM/1039059/ Business/Marketing,Design,Smartphone/Tablet https://gamasutra.com/blogs/NaavikMTM/20210722/385497/Genre_Spotlight_Merges_Next_Phase_of_Growth.php Thu, 22 Jul 2021 10:16:00 EDT <![CDATA[Asymmetrical Gameplay as A New Trend in Multiplayer Games and Five Design Patterns to Make Engaging Asymmetrical Games - by Margaret Wong]]> https://gamasutra.com/blogs/MargaretWong/20210722/385517/Asymmetrical_Gameplay_as_A_New_Trend_in_Multiplayer_Games_and_Five_Design_Patterns_to_Make_Engaging_Asymmetrical_Games.php https://gamasutra.com/blogs/author/MargaretWong/1039062/ Design,Console/PC,Social/Online,Smartphone/Tablet https://gamasutra.com/blogs/MargaretWong/20210722/385517/Asymmetrical_Gameplay_as_A_New_Trend_in_Multiplayer_Games_and_Five_Design_Patterns_to_Make_Engaging_Asymmetrical_Games.php Thu, 22 Jul 2021 10:15:00 EDT <![CDATA[How will publishing agreements be affected by Steam Deck? - by Brandon Huffman]]> https://gamasutra.com/blogs/BrandonHuffman/20210722/385555/How_will_publishing_agreements_be_affected_by_Steam_Deck.php https://gamasutra.com/blogs/author/BrandonHuffman/1021588/ Business/Marketing,Console/PC,Serious,Indie,Social/Online,Smartphone/Tablet https://gamasutra.com/blogs/BrandonHuffman/20210722/385555/How_will_publishing_agreements_be_affected_by_Steam_Deck.php Thu, 22 Jul 2021 10:14:00 EDT <![CDATA[Dynamic destruction in Radio Viscera - by Owen Deery]]> https://gamasutra.com/blogs/OwenDeery/20210721/377724/Dynamic_destruction_in_Radio_Viscera.php https://gamasutra.com/blogs/author/OwenDeery/772113/ Audio,Programming,Art,Console/PC,Indie https://gamasutra.com/blogs/OwenDeery/20210721/377724/Dynamic_destruction_in_Radio_Viscera.php Wed, 21 Jul 2021 02:00:00 EDT <![CDATA[Proof of Concept for First Game Made - by Glenn Savarese]]> https://gamasutra.com/blogs/GlennSavarese/20210721/385461/Proof_of_Concept_for_First_Game_Made.php https://gamasutra.com/blogs/author/GlennSavarese/1038854/ Programming,Console/PC https://gamasutra.com/blogs/GlennSavarese/20210721/385461/Proof_of_Concept_for_First_Game_Made.php Wed, 21 Jul 2021 11:14:00 EDT <![CDATA[A step-by-step guide to game localization - by Alexander Murauski]]> https://gamasutra.com/blogs/AlexanderMurauski/20210721/385431/A_stepbystep_guide_to_game_localization.php https://gamasutra.com/blogs/author/AlexanderMurauski/1007093/ Business/Marketing,Production,Console/PC,Serious,Indie,Social/Online,Smartphone/Tablet https://gamasutra.com/blogs/AlexanderMurauski/20210721/385431/A_stepbystep_guide_to_game_localization.php Wed, 21 Jul 2021 05:33:00 EDT <![CDATA[5 Tips for Steam's NextFest Livestreaming - by Laura Tallardy]]> https://gamasutra.com/blogs/LauraTallardy/20210720/385352/5_Tips_for_Steams_NextFest_Livestreaming.php https://gamasutra.com/blogs/author/LauraTallardy/989649/ Business/Marketing,Indie,VR https://gamasutra.com/blogs/LauraTallardy/20210720/385352/5_Tips_for_Steams_NextFest_Livestreaming.php Tue, 20 Jul 2021 10:36:00 EDT <![CDATA[Trash Invasion - The Real Truth Behind The Game - by Vesko Tenekedzhiev]]> https://gamasutra.com/blogs/VeskoTenekedzhiev/20210719/385282/Trash_Invasion__The_Real_Truth_Behind_The_Game.php https://gamasutra.com/blogs/author/VeskoTenekedzhiev/1038742/ Business/Marketing,Design,Production,Indie https://gamasutra.com/blogs/VeskoTenekedzhiev/20210719/385282/Trash_Invasion__The_Real_Truth_Behind_The_Game.php Mon, 19 Jul 2021 11:38:00 EDT <![CDATA[Chests. Opening mechanism. - by Sergei Golitsyn]]> https://gamasutra.com/blogs/SergeiGolitsyn/20210719/385281/Chests_Opening_mechanism.php https://gamasutra.com/blogs/author/SergeiGolitsyn/1039017/ Programming https://gamasutra.com/blogs/SergeiGolitsyn/20210719/385281/Chests_Opening_mechanism.php Mon, 19 Jul 2021 11:37:00 EDT <![CDATA[(User Research) Why bots are needed: from developers to players - by Yongcheng Liu]]> https://gamasutra.com/blogs/YongchengLiu/20210719/385248/User_Research_Why_bots_are_needed_from_developers_to_players.php https://gamasutra.com/blogs/author/YongchengLiu/1037688/ Design,Production,Console/PC,Smartphone/Tablet https://gamasutra.com/blogs/YongchengLiu/20210719/385248/User_Research_Why_bots_are_needed_from_developers_to_players.php Mon, 19 Jul 2021 11:04:00 EDT <![CDATA[Game Dev Digest Issue #103 - Making Things Better - by Mike Marrone]]> https://gamasutra.com/blogs/MikeMarrone/20210719/385249/Game_Dev_Digest_Issue_103__Making_Things_Better.php https://gamasutra.com/blogs/author/MikeMarrone/1032857/ Design,Programming,Production,Art,Console/PC,Serious,Indie,Smartphone/Tablet https://gamasutra.com/blogs/MikeMarrone/20210719/385249/Game_Dev_Digest_Issue_103__Making_Things_Better.php Mon, 19 Jul 2021 11:03:00 EDT