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Craft of the game: Creating a Minimum Viable Product

Tabletop gaming is filled with excellent ideas, but what happens when you have an idea that you want to share with others? The first step in doing so is creating a “minimum viable product.” At its core, a minimum viable ...
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Review of Underhero

(Author’s note: this review is based on watching a playthrough of Underhero game; I did not play it myself.  However, because the game is neat, I thought the game developers could use some props for their hard work, that’s why ...
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Warriors of Waterdeep – D&D On The Go

Here’s a press release about a new mobile game. I included some screenshots and added the promo video too. Experience Dungeons & Dragons On The Go With New Game Warriors of Waterdeep Ludia Launches Turn-Based Role-Playing Mobile Game Inspired by ...
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Neverwinter: Undermountain is Coming to PC this Spring

Today, Perfect World Entertainment Inc. and Cryptic Studios announced that Neverwinter: Undermountain is coming to PC this spring, as well as PlayStation®4 and Xbox One at a later date. In the biggest expansion to date for the free-to-play MMORPG set ...
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What Dungeon Designers can learn from “Bomb Chicken”

(Author’s note: this article is going to be somewhat different than my normal articles, being both gameplay review and interesting design features that GMs / dungeon designers can use in their games. To be fair, I did not actually play ...
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What We Can Learn from Platforming Video Games

The video game industry has many classic platforming franchises under its belt: everything from Super Mario Bros and Sonic the Hedgehog to Castlevania and Jak and Daxter. Adapting the concepts and style of play of these games can be a ...
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Top 9 D&D Video Games of All Time

This week, we have a guest post looking at the top D&D video games by avid PC gamer Jacob Roach. Let us know in the comments below if you agree with this list or suggest your own. Adventures in the ...
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Neverwinter: Ravenloft Available Now on PC

Just received a press release. Neverwinter: Ravenloft is now available on PC and arrives later on Xbox One and PS4. This is the 14th module for the free-to-play MMORPG. In thi chapter, adventurers are called to Barovia where they face ...
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Top ways to terrify your players, Part 2

(Author’s note: I thought I’d take a break from my “Plants” series to give a series on the tropes in horror, as it’s appropriate for Halloween. Enjoy) What do the Resident Evil games, ‘Saw’ franchise, the Lovecraft’s Cthulhu Mythos, Uzumaki, ...
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Idle Champions of the Forgotten Realms

“Idle Champions of the Forgotten Realms, an official free-to-play Dungeons & Dragons-based clicker game. Assemble a party of champions and master the art of Formation Strategy. Upgrade your heroes, collect unique gear, and unlock new Champions in regular new events.” ...