Game Psychology – Currencies And Real Money

Game Psychology – Currencies And Real Money

Currencies are an important part of some video games. How do you let someone know the value of something without a currency? That’s why they are used. Currencies allow you to buy multiple items in-game, and in some cases turn real money into in-game currency. ...
How Customization Increases Player Retention

How Customization Increases Player Retention

“What’s your name?” When I was a kid, I loved prompts like that in video games. Just knowing that I could name my character increased my enjoyment of the game. As game developers, we can use this to increase our player retention and fondness of our...
Social Engineering – Compelling Players

Social Engineering – Compelling Players

People are social creatures that love to interact with other people. Even within a video game this still applies. By having social features in a game, you also can increase player rentention and could get people to play with just a little bit of envy. We are not...
JavaScript Arrow Functions

JavaScript Arrow Functions

Introduction Functions are a collection of instructions that are used to accomplish a task. In JavaScript, there are two types of functions you’ll see often; the standard function and the arrow function. Now, there are some key characteristics that separate...
JavaScript Variables

JavaScript Variables

Every programming languages come with basic building blocks; variables are one of those blocks. Variables are the storage compartments that make dreams come true. In this chapter, we’ll be discussing a variable’s purpose and scope. Purpose Of...