Two Video Games You Should Absolutely Play on a Date

Every time I go to GDC one of the first things I do at the Expo is check out the IGF booths (Independent Games Festival). Out of the games I saw on display two really stood out, and my wife and I had a chance to play both.
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Shotgun List of Everything Else for Monday & Tuesday at GDC 2015

At GDC Monday and Tuesday are the tutorial and session days. Not quite as much in the way of exciting displays, but a lot in the way of exciting information. Tomorrow kicks of the main expo that runs through Friday. Before I embark on that fiasco, I’d like to sum up my thoughts and observations on everything I didn’t do a long write up on… and that is a lot; so, I’ll make each one of these quick 🙂
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Learn Game Design Without Making Video Games?

CART IGD students study physical games to better understand forming rules.

The first session I attended at GDC 2015 was in the education track. Great ideas were shared. I also felt validation for my own program in that a number of things discussed are things I’ve been doing.

Here’s a breakdown of what happened in the session, “Boxes and Breakthroughs: Lessons Learned from “Publishing” Student Games”.
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