From playing ball to playing with words, the varieties of play that humans engage in are almost limitless. When it comes to games though, only a tiny fraction of that richness is typically represented. How might we broaden the kinds of play that games can embody? Join Chris and Derek for an optimistic exploration of game design and play’s many permutations.
- Dialect is an innovative new game about language from Thorny Games.
- The Game Design Roundtable had an excellent discussion on game design with Thorny Games’ Kathryn Hymes.
- Twenty years on, Pa Rappa the Rapper is still a fresh, inventive experience.
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