We will occasionally and sporadically create a Design Spotlight: an article reviewing a (relatively) recent advance in game design or storytelling, which has been or could be applied to MMOs. In these articles, we’ll deconstruct how the developers used good design to make a unique experience. Then we’ll discuss how to improve modern MMOs to adopt a bit of that experience.
As we post them, we’ll also include a link here:
Enjoy, and do drop a comment! Discussion is how great ideas are born.