Indie Games Should Never Replace Mods

It seems natural that former mod makers would transition to the more powerful indie development tools available these days and their creations would only benefit as a result. There’s some truth to this. The indie game scene has gotten a lot of well deserved attention for its accomplishments. But we cannot let this blind us … Continue reading Indie Games Should Never Replace Mods

The Precarious Act of Balancing

The Hearthstone community is awash in unrest after only 1 card was changed out of the game’s massive collection of 698. It successfully removed an overpowered archetype from dominance while leaving variations on it viable, if not competitive. Meanwhile the developers, and most of the community seemingly agreed the card was unhealthy for the game. … Continue reading The Precarious Act of Balancing