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Best way to design a negotiation deal?

I'm currently coding a heavily text-based RPG game which requires you to do deals with characters or suppliers in the game, sometimes the deals are good/bad. Currently the way I'm doing it is that, ...
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UI: Main Menu options for mobile games. What options should be listed? What do users want to see?

When a user arrives at your main menu on your mobile touch phone game. What do you want them to see? What do they need to see? Start, About, Load, Leaderboards, and Settings are just a few of the ...
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What is the purpose of a “press start” screen?

A lot of games start with their intros and vendor videos, and then show a "Press Start" screen before the actual main menu. I never quite figures out the purpose of this. Why not go to the main menu ...