Design-philosophy

01.16.14
Hearthstone promises fewer card changes in open beta
01.16.14

Hearthstone promises fewer card changes in open beta

All CCG and TCG players fear "the big nerf" that will change a beloved card, and in turn, an entire...

By J. Olivetti,   01.16.14
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05.05.13
The Realm's game design concepts explained in Kickstarter video
05.05.13

The Realm's game design concepts explained in Kickstarter video

Atomhawk Design recently updated its Kickstarter page for The Realm with a new video explaining th...

By M. Suszek,   05.05.13
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03.13.13
Dig through the sand(box) in the latest Camelot Unchained devblog
03.13.13

Dig through the sand(box) in the latest Camelot Unchained devblog

Camelot Unchained continues its foundational principles series of dev blogs with entry number 11,...

By M. Daniel,   03.13.13
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10.26.12
WildStar's Jeremy Gaffney discusses sandboxes and themeparks
10.26.12

WildStar's Jeremy Gaffney discusses sandboxes and themeparks

While WildStar has been offering a lot of previews to eager fans, that hasn't stymied player ques...

By E. Lefebvre,   10.26.12
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07.06.12
Raph Koster wants to know why we can't all just get along
07.06.12

Raph Koster wants to know why we can't all just get along

Raph Koster, MMO guru and erstwhile creative director of Star Wars Galaxies, has had it up to h...

By E. ,   07.06.12
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02.13.12
WildStar's Troy Hewitt talks about the game's design philosophy
02.13.12

WildStar's Troy Hewitt talks about the game's design philosophy

It's likely to be a while longer before anyone gets to lay hands on WildStar's beta, much less th...

By E. Lefebvre,   02.13.12
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01.29.10
Trinkets: Hard to get, and Blizzard likes it that way
01.29.10

Trinkets: Hard to get, and Blizzard likes it that way

Any caster worth their salt can remember the frustration involved in trying to nab the elusive Ill...

By F. Van Allen,   01.29.10
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06.08.09
The Queue: Waterfalls
06.08.09

The Queue: Waterfalls

Welcome back to The Queue, WoW Insider's daily Q&A column where the WoW Insider team answers y...

By Adam Holisky,   06.08.09
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03.22.09
The evolutionary design of Arena gear
03.22.09

The evolutionary design of Arena gear

When we reported on MMO Champion's sneak peek at the new Furious Gladiator gear, you might have fou...

By Zach Yonzon,   03.22.09
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