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10+ Best Articles on Game Development

The most useful articles on game development from around the web—beginners to advanced—curated by thought leaders and our community. We focus on timeless pieces and update the list whenever we discover new, must-read articles or videos—make sure to bookmark and revisit this page.

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Top 5 Game Development Articles

At a glance: these are the articles that have been most read, shared, and saved on game development by Refind users.

  1. The colors of game design
  2. What it Takes to Make a Game by Yourself
  3. Level Up: The Future of Video Games Is Bright
  4. Cramming 'Papers, Please' Onto Phones
  5. How Video Games Inspire Great UX

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a16z

we invest in software eating the world http://a16z.com/portfolio/ http://a16z.com/podcasts/

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Bain & Company

Bain & Company serves global clients on issues of strategy, operations, technology, organization, digital transformation, and mergers and acquisitions.

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UX Collective

Curated stories on user experience, usability, and product design. By @fabriciot and @caioab.

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Scott Jenson

Mastodon: @scottjenson@social.coop Before: Android UX, Chrome Physical Web, Director frogdesign, Google Mobile Maps, Symbian, Apple Newton, & Mac System 7

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McKinsey & Company

Since 1926, the trusted advisor to the world's leading businesses, governments, and institutions. 130+ offices in 65+ countries.

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