Links for April 2, 2018

Obituary: Game design pioneer Bernard ‘Bernie’ DeKoven

Veteran game designer, teacher, and theorist Bernard Bernie DeKoven has passed away after struggling with an illness. He was aged 76.

Where the Water Tastes Like Wine Postmortem – Johnnemann Nordhagen

Here’s my look back at the development of Where the Water Tastes Like Wine, which was released about a month ago, on February 28th, 2018. You can buy it on Steam here, or on GoG. However, my role…

In Britain’s Playgrounds, ‘Bringing in Risk’ to Build Resilience

After decades spent ratcheting up safety measures, many British educators say the pendulum has swung too far. Bring on the scissors, bricks and mud pits.