Addicting Design – Are Game Developers Responsible for the Addicting Mechanics in Their Games?

Like Gambling, drinking, drugs and other compulsive and addicting behaviour, gaming can be a form of escapism. Life can be a drag but it's nice to have the options to focus on something achievable, like beating the other team in Team Fortress 2 or grinding to get that next tier of loot in games like Runescape. But … Continue reading Addicting Design – Are Game Developers Responsible for the Addicting Mechanics in Their Games?