Category: Opinion

  • The Bartles 4 Different Types of Gamers

    The Bartles 4 Different Types of Gamers

    As video game makers, we categorise our players into one of four distinct categories. Bartle’s Taxonomy of Player Types is going to be the tool that we utilise to do this. Taxonomy of Players According to Bartle The Bartle test of Gamer Psychology is a straightforward method for analysing a player’s mental state as they […]

  • Playing Popular Characters in Offshoot Games

    Playing Popular Characters in Offshoot Games

    There are times when video game developers decide to try something new with characters we’ve grown to love. When imaginations go wild, some of the subsequent spinoffs might be a little weird: The Pokemon Pinball As a Japanese role-playing game (RPG), Pokemon is one of the most popular in the world, but it’s also one […]

  • Things that the gaming industry will regret in a decade.

    Things that the gaming industry will regret in a decade.

    It’s amazing how far video games have progressed in the last few years. Before, video games were only played by the kind of nerds you’d see in a horrible high school movie from the ’80s. Now, millions of people across the globe enjoy them as a kind of blockbuster entertainment (and even an art form). […]