DAVID J. SUSHIL, AWARD-WINNING GAME DEVELOPER
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The Power of Subtractive Design
The craft of making interactive entertainment is as much about destruction as construction.

Subtractive design - the act of reducing creative clutter – helps to pare a project down to its most effective features, allowing a game’s core aspect room to breathe.

It's also an effective way to deal with the ever-present danger of feature creep, as in the tendency of developers to add feature after feature, until nothing ever gets finished.

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