Feb 4, 2019 • 41M

Mazes and Monsters

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Michael Schofield
"The user experience is a metric." Brief high-level practical design strategy thinking and strategy by Michael Schofield.
Episode details

This episode of Metric is about tabletop game design and play testing. Enter the awkward ass world of Michael explaining to Tim his slack-based Dungeons & Dragons campaign. Hear Tim's crazy interesting foray into play testing and its cross-overs with user onboarding. In addition to the banter, we touch on:

  • NUIs: natural user interfaces

  • lessons learned by other industries about how games onboard users

  • Tom Hanks in Mazes and Monsters

Follow Michael Schofield on Twitter: @schoeyfield

Follow Tim Broadwater on Twitter: @uxbear

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