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11.30.12
The Daily Grind: What degree best suits an MMO developer?
11.30.12

The Daily Grind: What degree best suits an MMO developer?

Until relatively recently, the idea of a degree in game development seemed bizarre. That means th...

By B. Royce,   11.30.12
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10.11.12
GDC Online 2012: SWTOR, Diablo III, Koster honored in GDC Online awards
10.11.12

GDC Online 2012: SWTOR, Diablo III, Koster honored in GDC Online awards

Wednesday night saw the Game Developers Choice Online awards being handed out to MMO, social, mob...

By E. ,   10.11.12
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10.10.12
GDC Online 2012: Raph Koster's keynote on a Theory of Fun, 10 years later
10.10.12

GDC Online 2012: Raph Koster's keynote on a Theory of Fun, 10 years later

Ten years ago at GDC, Raph Koster gave a talk called A Theory of Fun. The presentation turned int...

By K. Bryan,   10.10.12
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09.25.12
Raph Koster reminisces about Ultima Online 15 years later
09.25.12

Raph Koster reminisces about Ultima Online 15 years later

Fifteen years of any MMO is a legitimate enough excuse to wax nostalgic, so we can't blame origin...

By J. Olivetti,   09.25.12
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08.30.12
Koster, Blizzard to be honored at GDC Online event
08.30.12

Koster, Blizzard to be honored at GDC Online event

Raph Koster and Blizzard may be polar opposites in terms of design philosophy, but both will take...

By J. Reahard,   08.30.12
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08.16.12
Koster, Vogel, Long headline GDC Online Ultima panel
08.16.12

Koster, Vogel, Long headline GDC Online Ultima panel

The 2012 edition of GDC Online is filling out its schedule, and one of the more interesting dev p...

By J. Reahard,   08.16.12
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08.02.12
The Guild Counsel: Gender choice and guild drama
08.02.12

The Guild Counsel: Gender choice and guild drama

There are many reasons for guild drama, but one of the most challenging comes from a single choic...

By K. Bryan,   08.02.12
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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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03.15.12
Raph Koster categorizes his best game design blog posts
03.15.12

Raph Koster categorizes his best game design blog posts

If you're looking for an entry point into the voluminous back-catalogue of game design posts sitt...

By J. Reahard,   03.15.12
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