Audio Article #125: Logistical Play

By on 6-15-2009 in Game Design

Chris Bateman takes us on another insightful trip down some of the deeper psychology behind fun and player enjoyment into games.  Today we look at the theory of Logistical play, easily the most dominant play structure underlying video games.  Logistical play, while being arguably the most commercially important play style is hardly understood at a level where it can be used purposefully to generate more fun and enjoyment of the user, which is why articles such as these are so important in increasing a games chances of becomming a hit.

Title: Logistical 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 June 15th, 2009

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