Game Design Explained in 3:33 minutes…

Check out this model of Gameplay Mechanics that I developed and the short video with explanation how I look at game design and share your thoughts. Maybe I left things out that you feel are essential, but I tried to keep it as simple and generic as possible. I hope you like the voice over… it’s inspired by Fallout 2…

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Bubble gum game at Game in the city

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An incredible original game by students from Breda (The Netherlands) during Game in the City in Amersfoort. My best friend and collegue from Spilgames played the game while I was filming and impersonating Yoda…

Loads of opportunity for ingame advertising and branded content here!

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Games still the most popular apps on smart phones

>Research done by Nielsen amongst 4.000 US Smartphone users shows that games are still the most popular downloads.

Interesting to see that social networking websites (Facebook & Twitter I guess) are more popular than ‘communication apps’ like Voice over IP (Skype) and Instant Messaging (MSN). Also the weather and news is high in the list.

The charts speak for themselves I guess 😉

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DJ Hero 2 Tiësto Trailer

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DJ Tiesto (The Netherlands) features in the new DJ Hero game: DJ Hero 2…

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Pulse: The Game trailer – Dutch DJ Ferry Corsten’s music in a game

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Need for Speed – real? or game?

>Incredible how this looks!

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Amazing Throwing Knife kill in Call of Duty: Modern Warfare 2

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