Category: Game Design

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Aristotle was not a Game Designer

This week gamesindustry.biz published an interesting article by legendary game designer Warren Spector, in which he talks about universal rules for game design. Even though the text doesn’t contain completely new findings or revolutionary statements, he...

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Online Game Design Course

I’m currently preparing a lecture called “Principles of Game Development” for the SAE Bochum. While doing some research I stumbled across an awesome blog by Ian Schreiber called Game Design Concepts. The author calls it an...

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Article in Making Games Magazine

The one and only magazine for game development in Germany, Making Games, celebrates its fifth birthday this month and I had the honor to contribute an article to this anniversary issue. It’s a post mortem for...

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Books for Bachelor-Thesis

Currently I’m reading some really interesting books for my bachelor-thesis, which is about “Episodic Games”. Unfortunately nobody has written a book about this topic, yet. So I’m reading a lot of stuff about the episodic format...