Game Design

Next-Gen Nostalgia

You know, after being in the “next-gen” world for the better part of 2 months, the amazing experiences that were delivered on the Xbox 360 and Playstation 3 were likely some of the best games the industry has ever seen. It’s easy to look back at consoles from our childhoods and, with our nostalgia-induced confidence, …

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Could Killing Used Games Kill the Gaming Industry?

As the next-generation of consoles approaches, some have speculated that console manufacturers such as Microsoft may have the power to create an industry without a used games market. Considering that developers and gamers both lose money when used games are sold by brick and mortar stores such as Gamestop, it might be in manufacturers’ best …

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