Thursday, August 17, 2017

Episode 69: Puzzle Games with Mark Engelberg


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Puzzle Games with Mark Engelberg

  • When did you start coding?
  • What was your first language?
  • What is your favorite language today & why?
  • How do you create a puzzle?  How is it different than creating a computer program?
  • How do you test puzzles/games to make sure they are balanced and fun?
  • How is designing a board game different than a video game?
  • What inspired you to make board games?
  • Tell us about your three new games. Who is the audience?
  • Any new projects in development that you can talk about?

Solving problems declaratively

Mark is also doing a Reddit ‘ask me anything’ on Thursday, August 17th, at 3pm EST


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  3. Great show, thanks guys! But I wonder what repository Mark was talking about. He said, you could change between code and graphical reprensetation of the Rover game, but I cannot find it on Marks GitHub account.

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