No matter how difficult or absurd you make a puzzle, your players will find an even more impossible and preposterous way of solving it.
This Game is Too Videogame-y
What's wrong with a game being "too videogameish"?
Quakecon Keynote 2013 Annotated
An interesting but technically dense talk about gaming technology. I translate it for the non-coders.
Batman: Arkham City
A look back at one of my favorite games. The gameplay was stellar, but the underlying story was clumsy and oddly constructed.
WAY back in 2005, I wrote about a D&D campaign I was running. The campaign is still there, in the bottom-most strata of the archives.
The Middle Ages
Would you have survived in the middle ages?