Tag Archives: Kirby

Games Need More Monster Love

“At its core, monster love is about treating the unknown with curiosity and respect instead of the desire to destroy it in the name of protecting what’s familiar.” Continue reading

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Kirby’s Epic Yarn. Wii, 2010

Kirby’s Epic Yarn was developed by Good Feel and released by Nintendo for the Wii in 2010. [I mentioned the game briefly in the Characters & World-building article (how designers spent three months perfecting Kirby’s appearance).] WORLDVIEW: Continual novelty and … Continue reading

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