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What Happens When BioShock Infinite Responds to Criticism: Commentary on Burial At Sea Episode 2

Fair warning: this will contain major spoilers for Burial At Sea: Episode 2.



Industry Logic: Some Thoughts on Game Dev Story

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With some prompting from a friend, I recently downloaded and started Kairosoft’s Game Dev Story. It’s a cute little game. You manage an up-and-coming video game studio—hiring employees, picking combinations of types and genres to create games you hope will sell, advertising your upcoming titles, purchasing licenses for development kits, choosing a presentation for your booth at the game’s equivalent of PAX, so on.