The Importance of Art

Today, I want to talk to y’all the about the importance of art [...]

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What makes a game fun? Part 1 – Targeting an audience

When first trying to come up with a game, I had to start from scratch and work myself up from there. I thought to myself “what makes a game fun to begin with.” There are so many different aspects to a game that it can be very difficult to figure out what actually is fun about a game. Is it fun because you have to make meaningful choices?, is it fun because you get rewarded for playing well?, is it fun because you are playing with friends?, is it fun because you get a sense of accomplishment and progression? These are all questions that many devs ask themselves.  It makes it even more complicated to figure out what is fun when many people have so many different definitions of fun and want/expect completely different experiences [...]