Wei Dai’s 500 words paper!

2018 Parsons MFADT Summer Boot Camp Final Paper The Fool & The Hanged Hierophant Wei Dai It all started with a game called The Beginner’s Guide by Davey Wreden. It is essentially a collection of unconventional mini-games with bizarre rules and philosophical messages. This game is like anything...

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Thoughts after watching Tony Fadell’s speech

As a self-claiming game designer, I always thought I am qualified in terms of noticing and finding ways to resolve "little problems". Unfortunately, they are all within the scope of video games and animations. It causes problems: my ideas drains very quickly within such a narrow...

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Design Statement_Wei Dai (normal)

(1) I am exploring environmental storytelling in games because I want to find out how to give players information without explicitly schooling them everything in order to create a more immersive experience of exploration. I will be approaching this project through the lens of a player...

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