Audio Article #102 – Strategic Play

By on 4-23-2009 in Game Design

Chris Bateman is back with another insightful audio Article.  Today he outlines exactly what Strategic play is, especially in relations to Keirsey’s Rational Temperament.  It is a fundemental outline of this fading style of play that will allow us to further understand and quantify aspects of play in order to explore them play in much greater depth.

Title: Strategic Play – Original Article

Book: Beyond_Game_Design: Nine Steps Towards Creating Better Videogames, by Charles River Media

Written by: Chris Bateman(

Read aloud by: Ryan Wiancko on April 23rd, 2009

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