Rollercoaster Tycoon – Run This Town

It can be difficult to run a RPG that is different to normal.

The idea of being a Shop Owner, Armourer, Tavern Owner or Trader doesn’t really sound interesting. 

However I don’t believe it is impossible. 
Warren Spector (Director of Deus Ex) has always talked about a world of mysteries in a single city block, so why not a story in a single Tavern or Village.

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Rollercoaster Tycoon – Strategy and Snow Cones

A 19 year old game can resonate in the present day.


When you find something that helps you move forward in life and still shows you have the smarts to do something… it speaks volumes.  I mentioned in the video that I see this as a strategy game and while Steam also considers it a Strategy Game, I want to put my reasoning why and which elements it takes from other more action orientated games.

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Cultist Simulator – the “Correct” way to Skinner Box

OK, so maybe I’m engaging in a little click bait with the title but err… well I’m actually saying it in a positive way.

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Cultist Simulator appears at first glance to use techniques based on Skinner’s techniques as well as the same countdown clocks you get on mobile games and… yet it is the perfect simulator game I have played.  They have taken mechanics you could argue as negative and uses them in a positive way… and through it the perfect simulator.

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