How Designers Engineer Luck Into Video Games • Discoverology

How Designers Engineer Luck Into Video Games

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Fairness is the unspoken promise of most video games. Controlled by an omniscient and omnipotent designer, a video game has the capacity to be ultimately just, and players expect that it will be so. And yet, when video games truly play by the rules, the player can feel cheated.

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