For this episode of our gamedev roundtable, our panel discussed implementing the narrative of your game into the mechanics and vice versa. Can you tell a meaningful story and at the same time have the player interact with it?
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BOOKS I’VE WRITTEN ON GAME DESIGN:
Game Design Deep Dive: Platformers — https://www.crcpress.com/Game-Design-Deep-Dive-Jumping-Platformers/Bycer/p/book/9780367211387
20 Essential Games to Study: — https://www.crcpress.com/20-Essential-Games-to-Study/Bycer/p/book/9781138341456
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I’m Josh Bycer and I run the site Game-Wisdom, where I examine the art and science of games. Here on Youtube, I put out a variety of videos that consists of let’s plays, examinations and more.
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