March 1st, 2012
Modern games are often based on ruthlessly calculated economies, ensnaring users with their shady psychological trickery to trigger that “just one more” feeling. The app store and facebook are bursting at the seams with their ilk – milking customers for that last dollar. But if you push aside all the tricksters and snake-oil peddlers, a game with a well designed economy is a pleasure in itself.
So what do you think game developers, anyone up for making their own ECONOMY this month?