Games and Game Reviews - From a game designers perspective

This section is all about Video Games. But I do take a look at the game from a developer and game maker perspective. So you not only get game reviews but you get some insight as to how they are made and developed.


  • About the Combat system for Game of Thrones - Pretty good system and a really nice pause during combat configuration.
  • Game of Thrones - Just released Medieval RPG based on the George RR Martin Song of Ice and Fire series. Got some interesting stuff from the developers about working with a writer to create a game, including a video and lots of screenshots.
  • Kingdoms of Amalur: Reckoning - This is a game currently in development and you can learn a lot about making a game by following along with this company.
  • Prince of Persia Sands of Time - a look at creativiy in game design and crossing the borders between media
  • Karos Online - How do you make money with a video game? There are several ways that the big companies do it and this very new online game is taking a new approach. Be interesting to see how successful it is.
  • Assassin's Creed 2 - There is something remarkably beautiful about this game. And this is a wonderful example of how real world research can pay off in a video game.
  • Dragon Age Origins - A look at the potential of Role Playing Games
  • Dante's Inferno - This is all about being inspired by a written work and transforming the world of a book into a video game.


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