Nothing adds excitement to a campaign like hours of detailing room dimensions and doorway placements. Remember, if you can’t keep them engaged, you can at least keep them busy. Well, one of them, anyway.
(As an aside, in our campaigns we use a a dry-erase board for this sort of thing.)
Fixing Match 3
For one of the most popular casual games in existence, Match 3 is actually really broken. Until one developer fixed it.
The Dumbest Cutscene
This is it. This is the dumbest cutscene ever created for a AAA game. It's so bad it's simultaneously hilarious and painful. This is "The Room" of video game cutscenes.
Joker's Last Laugh
Did you anticipate the big plot twist of Batman: Arkham City? Here's all the ways the game hid that secret from you while also rubbing your nose in it.
The Gameplay is the Story
Some advice to game developers on how to stop ruining good stories with bad cutscenes.
I'm a very casual fan of the series, but I gave Civilization VI a look to see what was up with this nuclear war simulator.