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Session Name: Board Game Design Day: Designing Great UX into Your Game Board and Pieces
Speaker(s): Jason Schklar
Company Name(s): UX is Fine!
Track / Format: Design
Overview: Over the past couple of years, game UX expert Jason Schklar has been running a "Board Game" UX exercise with various groups of video game developers as a way of thinking about how "board and pieces" design influences the learnability of a board game. Specifically, he has participants figure out how to play board games without reading the instructions/rule book. In this talk, Jason will present a summary of findings during these sessions (including sessions with kids at his local elementary school board game club) and some tips for making games easier and more fun to learn.

GDC 2019

Jason Schklar

UX is Fine!

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