Levine on BioShock: 'I don't think I was conscious of how Jewish it was until afterwards'

Gamasutra - July 10, 2018 4678

"When I started thinking about the look of Rapture and Rand, who was a New York Jew...her accent, the way she sounded, all those things brought me back to my childhood," Ken Levine tells Kotaku. ...

Blog: Planning and game flow architecture

Gamasutra - June 28, 2018 3994

Dead Body Falls is a VR story driven game published recently by Black River Studios and this post describe how the gameplay architecture was developed. ...

We have a winner: MAP Reading Fluency!

Northwest Evaluation Association - June 15, 2018 3291

We are thrilled to announce that MAP Reading Fluency, our new oral reading fluency assessment for K-3 readers, won the 2018 SIIA CODiE award for Best Student... Continue Reading

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Sekiro: Shadows Die Twice will play much differently than Bloodborne

Gamasutra - June 14, 2018 3244

Sekiro: Shadows Die Twice director Hidetaka Miyazaki discusses how the upcoming FromSoftware title will differ from Bloodborne. ...

Don't Miss: How to train players right, so they don't hate learning to play

Gamasutra - April 24, 2018 442

In this timeless article, designer Mike Stout takes a look at examples of in-game training that skip the boring tutorials and teach players the rules of the game by letting them play the game. ...