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29 votes

How do you start development of a game?

20 votes

What things should an indie game developer never do?

19 votes

Are square or hex grids better for pathfinding?

18 votes
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Are game manuals worthwhile anymore?

15 votes
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How to prepare for a game development competition?

14 votes
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How do/should MMOs handle disconnection during PvP?

14 votes

Elegant way to simulate large amounts of entities within a game world

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How should I plan RPG battle mechanics?

12 votes

Approaching the Fun Factor in Game Design

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How can I minimize the chances of my game getting pirated?

11 votes

How to determine the amount of experience needed for leveling up

11 votes

What to consider when deciding on 2D vs 3D for a game?

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what are the essential things to be looked upon in game design

10 votes

What is a good starting platform for a teenage game programmer?

9 votes

The Thin Red Line. What to present to get interest without showing too much?

9 votes

How do you prevent inflation in a virtual economy?

9 votes

Where do you search/look for game developers for an indie game startup?

9 votes

Coming up with manageable game ideas as a hobbyist game developer

8 votes
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Algorithm for drawing asteroids from, er... Asteroids game?

8 votes

Which is the best approach to make a 2D character to be able to use tons of different equipments when in action?

8 votes

A list of game mechanics

8 votes

Simplest most effective way to rank and measure player skill in a multi-player environment?

7 votes

Turn-based strategy games where action happens in real-time?

7 votes
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Successful Elements to a 4X Game

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When does a game idea cross the line between homage/parody to ripoff?

6 votes

What are typical job interview questions related to game development?

6 votes
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Is it worth it to use Bullet for 2D physics instead of Box2D for the sake of learning Bullet?

6 votes

Why the shareware (not demo) model died?

6 votes

Game Development Degree vs Computer Science Degree

6 votes

Do we need tutorials?