Game Theory and Pigeons

Why compare mathematical studies with visual novels about pigeons, such as Hatoful Boyfriend (Mediatonic, 2014)? Because, surprisingly, they have something in common: game theory. Game theory is the mathematical study of decision-making, outlined by Morganstern and Von Neumann; game theory specifically looks at how the player plans their course, what information is available at every … Continue reading Game Theory and Pigeons



~ Clampdown - Game Design (Punk?) Manifesto ~ / Stop spitting on AAA games // Stop dissing designers because they made a shooter you didn't like // Stop feeling superior because a designer "sold out", whatever that means in your textbook little world // Stop turning your nose at entire game genres // Stop looking … Continue reading CLAMPDOWN