What Game Designers can Learn from Speedrunners - Game Wisdom
Recently I caught the Summer Games Done Quick charity event: Where speedrunners blast through a variety of games for charity. Watching them play through it, speedrunners used a combination of in-game glitches and utter mastery of the game mechanics to destroy world records. The level of skill required is immense and showed playing at peak perfection.
What Game Designers can Learn from Speedrunners
Today's post looks at the act of speedrunning and what designers can learn from it regarding game balance.