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1. Reddit - Game Design | The Art of Crafting Rulesets

Reddit - Game Design | The Art of Crafting Rulesets About Blog Game design subreddit is a place to talk about Game Design and what it entails. Use this community to network, discuss crafting rulesets and general game design, and share game design tips with all.
Frequency about 56 posts per week.
Website reddit.com/r/gamedesign
Facebook fans 1,131,481. Twitter followers 496,985.

2. Extra Credits

Extra Credits About Blog Extra Credits Youtube channel providies short (~5 minute) animated videos explaining and exploring different elements of game design and considerations for designers.
Frequency about 3 posts per week.
Since Aug 2011
Website youtube.com/user/ExtraCredit..
Facebook fans 64,780. Twitter followers 50,615.

3. League of GameMakers - The Best Games Are Yet To Be Made

League of GameMakers - The Best Games Are Yet To Be Made About Blog A blog about making tabletop games from a diverse group of designers, publishers, developers and artists.
Frequency about 4 posts per week.
Website leagueofgamemakers.com
Facebook fans 3,549. Twitter followers 4,542.

4. GAMEDESIGNING - Become a Video Game Designer

GAMEDESIGNING - Become a Video Game Designer United States About Blog The aspiring video game designers guide to becoming a successful game designer, developer, or artist.
Frequency about 1 post per week.
Website gamedesigning.org
Facebook fans 236. Twitter followers 63.

5. snomaN Gaming

snomaN Gaming Seattle, WA About Blog Home of Good Game Design - where they analyze principles of what makes games great.
Frequency about 2 posts per month.
Since Dec 2013
Website youtube.com/user/snomangamin..
Facebook fans 200. Twitter followers 1,835.

6. Dr. Lewis Pulsipher - Game Design | Youtube

Dr. Lewis Pulsipher - Game Design | Youtube North Carolina About Blog This channel is about game design, and occasionally about game development. Dr. Lewis Pulsipher is the author of Game Design: How to Create Video and Tabletop Games, Start to Finish (McFarland).
Frequency about 4 posts per month.
Website youtube.com/user/LewGameDesi..
Facebook fans n/a. Twitter followers 565.

7. The Psychology of Video Games by Jamie Madigan

The Psychology of Video Games by Jamie Madigan USA About Blog The mission of blog is to popularize the application of psychology to creating and understanding video games. Whether you want to know about the psychology behind why good game design works, why people act and think as they do when they play games, or how those who market and sell games take advantage of psychological quirks, you’ll find something cool and interesting here.
Frequency about 2 posts per month.
Also in Psychology Blogs
Website psychologyofgames.com
Facebook fans 3,497. Twitter followers 3,981.

8. Google News - Game Design

Google News - Game Design About Blog Comprehensive up-to-date coverage for game design, aggregated from news sources all over the world by Google News.
Frequency about 28 posts per week.
Website news.google.com/news/section..
Facebook fans 23,626,994. Twitter followers 213,559.

9. Sirlin.Net - Game Design

Sirlin.Net - Game Design California About Blog Sirlin designed video games such as Street Fighter HD Remix, Puzzle Fighter HD Remix, and Kongai. He's designed tabletop games such as Yomi, Puzzle Strike, Pandante, and Flash Duel. He discusses the craft of game design with his lead playtester.
Frequency about 1 post per month.
Website sirlin.net
Facebook fans 3,193. Twitter followers 2,070.

10. Raph's Website

Raph's Website San Diego CA About Blog A professional game designer and frequent writer on issues of interactive design, Raph Koster was the lead designer on the seminal online world ULTIMA ONLINE, which first brought online worlds to the mass market.
Frequency about 2 posts per month.
Website raphkoster.com
Facebook fans n/a. Twitter followers 16,042.

11. Keith Burgun Blog

Keith Burgun Blog Goldens Bridge, NY About Blog Keith Burgun is a game designer, writer, composer and visual artist from Westchester, NY. He has written two books on game design and he is a founder of Dinofarm Games.
Frequency about 2 posts per month.
Website keithburgun.net
Facebook fans 27. Twitter followers 1,283.

12. Shaun Spalding | Youtube

Shaun Spalding | Youtube North East, England About Blog Shaun Spalding Youtube channel shares hundred of tutorial videos on learning how to build video games. Specifically using GameMaker: Studio and GameMaker Studio 2.
Frequency about 1 post per week.
Website youtube.com/user/999Greyfox/..
Facebook fans n/a. Twitter followers 5,506.

13. The Game Crafter Official Podcast

The Game Crafter Official Podcast Madison, WI About Blog A weekly podcast hosted by JT Smith and Jeff King that covers news, events, tips, and helpful advice on utilizing the print on demand services of The Game Crafter.
Frequency about 4 posts per month.
Website thegamecrafter.libsyn.com
Facebook fans 4,771. Twitter followers 6,166.

14. Ludology Blog

Ludology Blog About Blog Welcome to Ludology, an analytical discussion of the how’s and why’s of the world of board games. Rather than news and reviews, Ludology explores a variety of topics about games from a wider lens, as well as discuss game history, game design and game players.
Frequency about 3 posts per month.
Since Feb 2011
Also in Board Game Blogs
Website ludology.libsyn.com
Facebook fans n/a. Twitter followers n/a.

15. 2D Game Art for Programmers

2D Game Art for Programmers About Blog 2Dgameartguru.com shares tutorials, tips and tricks about game art creation, designing with open source tools like Inkscape, Krita and Gimp.
Frequency about 2 posts per month.
Website 2dgameartguru.com
Facebook fans n/a. Twitter followers 393.

16. Games Precipice

Games Precipice Atlanta, GA About Blog A blog exploring the depths of tabletop game design. Featuring a monthly topic and weekly subtopics, we examine design steps, concepts, mechanics, implementation and use editorials to help new and aspiring game designers improve their ideas.
Frequency about 1 post per month.
Website gamesprecipice.com
Facebook fans 390. Twitter followers 502.

17. Design a Game - Pietro Polsinelli

Design a Game - Pietro Polsinelli Florence, Italy About Blog Pietro Polsinelli is a game designer and developer, mostly working on applied (a.k.a. educational) games. He try to present the projects he has worked on, past and present; he also try to define some features of the future ones, at least, the ones he hope to do; in that section he also briefly present some of his skills and defects.
Frequency about 1 post per month.
Website designagame.eu
Facebook fans n/a. Twitter followers 1,650.

18. Board Game Design Lab

Board Game Design Lab About Blog A podcast and resource site for specific topics in board game design.
Frequency about 2 posts per week.
Website boardgamedesignlab.com
Facebook fans n/a. Twitter followers 327.

19. Make Them Play - Bastiaan Reinink

Make Them Play - Bastiaan Reinink About Blog Follow this blog for Learning About Board Game Design.
Frequency about 3 posts per month.
Website makethemplay.com
Facebook fans 84. Twitter followers 590.

20. Soren Johnson - DESIGNER NOTES

Soren Johnson - DESIGNER NOTES Silver Spring, MD About Blog This blog is about Soren Johnson's Game Design Journal.
Frequency about 2 posts per month.
Website designer-notes.com
Facebook fans n/a. Twitter followers 6,777.

21. Indie By Design - We create video game books & podcasts

Indie By Design - We create video game books & podcasts London, England About Blog Independent By Design is a creator and publisher of quality books that celebrate and document the indie video game space. Our goal is to help preserve and understand great games, people and studios. The company began life in 2015 when it was founded by Stace Harman and John Robertson.
Frequency about 1 post per week.
Website indiebydesign.net/blog
Facebook fans n/a. Twitter followers 1,296.

22. Daniel Solis

Daniel Solis Durham, NC About Blog Daniel Solis is a multiple award-winning game designer. Creator of Belle of the Ball (Dice Hate Me Games); Kodama: the Tree Spirits (Action Phase Games); Princess Bride: As You Wish (GameSalute); Spycraft: Need To Know (Crafty Games); and many more self-published card games! This blog is mostly about game design, graphic design, typography and art direction.
Frequency about 1 post per month.
Website danielsolisblog.blogspot.com
Facebook fans n/a. Twitter followers 6,699.

23. Games by Manuel Correia Blog

Games by Manuel Correia Blog Hamburg, Germany About Blog Manuel Correia is a game designer of both digital and analog games. You might have played one of the games He worked on while at InnoGames, Gambrinous, Digital Furnace, SixMinute, Miniclip or Gameinvest.
Frequency about 1 post per month.
Website gamesbymanuel.com/blog
Facebook fans 682. Twitter followers 1,002.

24. TGIK Games Blog - Game Design, Design Process and Review

TGIK Games Blog - Game Design, Design Process and Review Ventura, CA About Blog TGIK Games is a board game design studio and publisher. They makes games for the hobby gamer, casual gamer and educational games.
Frequency about 1 post per week.
Website tgikgamesblog.com
Facebook fans 175. Twitter followers 2,945.

25. Kind Fortress - Isaac Shalev

Kind Fortress - Isaac Shalev Stamford, CT About Blog This blog is all about board game design. Isaac Shalev is Board-gamer, game designer, host of On Board Games.
Frequency about 1 post per month.
Website kindfortress.com
Facebook fans 230. Twitter followers 1,971.

26. Sande Chen - Game Design Aspect of the Month

Sande Chen - Game Design Aspect of the Month About Blog Sande Chen is a writer and game designer whose game credits span 10 years in the industry. Her writing credits include 1999 Independent Games Festival winner Terminus and the PC RPG of the Year, The Witcher, for which she was nominated for a 2007 Writers Guild Award in Videogame Writing.
Frequency about 3 posts per month.
Website gamedesignaspect.blogspot.com
Facebook fans n/a. Twitter followers 1,275.

27. No Hidden Info - Michael Ardizzone

No Hidden Info - Michael Ardizzone New Jersey, US About Blog A strategy game design and programming blog. This blog is a place to show friends and interested parties an ideas on strategy game design and programming.
Frequency about 2 posts per month.
Website nohidden.info
Facebook fans n/a. Twitter followers 67.

28. Molecular Jig Games - Biochemistry and Game Design

Molecular Jig Games - Biochemistry and Game Design Washington, USA About Blog Molecular Jig Games is for to increase general knowledge of molecular behavior. Proteins, lipids, drugs, allergens, vaccines, degradable plastic, ocean acidification, heath: molecules are the key to understanding many important concepts. The goal will be accomplish by creating games that take place in the molecular world and making them available to as wide an audience as possible.
Frequency about 1 post per month.
Website molecularjig.com/blog
Facebook fans 255. Twitter followers 1,313.

29. Dan Kenny Game Design Blog

Dan Kenny Game Design Blog Kilkenny, Ireland About Blog Dan Kenny is an award winning game developer, writer and artist. He was named one of Develop magazines 30 Under 30 developers of 2012. He previously founded Eyesodic Games and developed the award winning Reapers End and Life After Us games. He have over 8 years’ experience in games design, concept design and animation using industry standard tools.
Frequency about 1 post per week.
Website dankennygamedesign.com/blog
Facebook fans 38. Twitter followers 913.

30. Game Design Wit | Youtube

Game Design Wit | Youtube About Blog The study and discussion of game design.
Frequency about 1 post per month.
Website youtube.com/user/daltreywate..
Facebook fans 227. Twitter followers 34.

31. Tien Tam - Game Design Blog

Tien Tam - Game Design Blog About Blog Tien Tam is a 3D Generalist and Game Designer with a focus on creating engaging content. Excels at cross-disciplinary collaboration to create, implement, and deliver optimized game assets.
Frequency about 1 post per month.
Website gamedesign-tientam.blogspot.com
Facebook fans n/a. Twitter followers n/a.

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