What Makes A Game – Finished

Drraagh slowly paces around his office, looking around at the room as he slowly paces. He is bouncing a ball back and forth between his hands. “101, 102, 103…” he keeps counting as he goes around, slowly stepping through the office. He then smiles slightly. “See, the idea is just to see how long you […]

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What Would They Do?

“When people live, one thing that tends to happen is they get into a comfort zone, they do things because that is how they’ve always been done, they don’t go for change because they feel safe in that little bubble. Of course,” Drraagh says and smiles, “This applies to stories and games too.  So, I […]

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Beat the Band

“We all know the standard tropes of stories, with the hero being, as Dennis Leary sings in his song Asshole: These are the sort of heroes we see,” Drraagh says and slowly moves to pick up a book from a shelf. The Hero With a Thousand Faces. “These stories have been around forever, where the […]

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It’s Who You Know

A slew of files sits on the desk as Drraagh flips through them, frowning lightly to himself. “Do you know, most of the situations these days are all about who you know that can help you in your time of need. As the saying goes, a friend will help you move while a best friend […]

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Puzzling Out Good Design

“So, I’ve been away for a while,” Drraagh offers as he sets his coat and hat on the coatrack by the door. “Life sometimes takes us on unexpected journeys and we follow them as we must, but I am back and here to talk about the world and everything in it, as it pertains to […]

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Silence the Inner Critic

“I was thinking of talking about a few different topics of my interest today, but this morning I caught a flatvid that got me focused on a new topic today, one that I would like to share with you,” Drraagh says as he sits back in his chair, feet up on the desk, hat tilted […]

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The Power of Information

“There’s this old movie that opens with this bit talking about how movies are essentially, shit. Because they don’t push the envelope. I think I have a clip of it here, just give me a second.” Drraagh taps a couple buttons on the keyboard before bringing up a video clip: “See how he talks about […]

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Keep Your Mind Sharp

Aboard the Airship, I am the Private Eye. I am the one that no secrets can be kept from for very long, because I understand how to think creatively, how to get around various weird issues people may try to come up with. So, when I hear people getting frustrated by the fact of things […]

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