Operant Conditioning in Games – Go Go Escapist!

The Escapist makes some fantastic videos about game design. This one caught my eye: TheEscapist.com. Their vids are a great mix of custom art, story telling, and simple design. This one is an easy to follow explanation of how Operant Conditioning works in games.

This entry was posted in All, Game Design. Bookmark the permalink.
2 comments
Robert Becker
Robert Becker

The six recommended attributes of game design:
Mystery
Mastery
Mental challenge
Narrative
Novelty
Flow

I agree that these are important aesthetics, but of games? They seem equally if not more pertinent to books, movies, paintings, plays.

Gigiwoo
Gigiwoo

Enabled Re-captcha on the site now.