Communication between the Game Master and the players is crucial to keeping the game fun. Solicit feedback from your players from time to time and see how they feel about the experience. If they curse, spit, or stab you with a pencil, it means they probably aren’t happy with the direction the game is going. Sadly, there isn’t much you can do about this, unless you want to give them their way. And honestly, what’s the fun in being the GM if you’re just going to let players have their way?
UPDATE: Ah. So THAT’S where the “rocks fall” joke originated!
Overused Words in Game Titles
I scoured the Steam database to figure out what words were the most commonly used in game titles.
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Bethesda felt the need to jam a morality system into Fallout 3, and they blew it. Good and evil make no sense and the moral compass points sideways.
Secret of Good Secrets
Sometimes in-game secrets are fun and sometimes they're lame. Here's why.
Even allegedly smart people can make life-changing blunders that seem very, very obvious in retrospect.