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foon.uk

How I still use Flash in 2022

When Adobe killed Flash Player in 2020, I didn't want my Flash games to disappear forever.

mar1d.com

MAR1D

Mario in 1 dimension.

supremo.co.uk

Foney Fonts Game

Calling all Christmas connoisseurs and logo lovers, branding agency Supremo have put a festive twist on their engrossing graphic design game.

findtheprompt.com

Find The Prompt

Find the AI prompt used to generate an image as quickly as possible. Everyday a new prompt to discover!

uxdesign.cc

The Colors of Game Design

What if game design could be summed up into four “primary colors” and their mixtures? This simple tool might help you organize your ideas.

github.blog

js13kGames 2022 winners

Challenging participants to create games in 13kB or less of JavaScript in a month.

superjumpmagazine.com

How Games Can Give Insights and Solutions to UX Problems

Anything you love can teach you lessons that apply to your work.

neal.fun

Absurd Trolley Problems

Every problem is the trolley problem.

huggingface.co

Wordalle

Guess the DALL-E prompt in this Wordle-inspired game.

dontwordle.com

Don’t Wordle

Don’t guess the hidden word in 6 tries. A new puzzle is available each day.

uxdesign.cc

Why the UX discussion around Elden Ring is flawed

Usually, FromSoftware’s games are criticized for their difficulty. But this time, it is about their user experience.

superjumpmagazine.com

Applying Usability Heuristics to Undertale

Exploring what Undertale can teach us about minimizing the user’s memory load through the lens of the 10 usability heuristics.

artreview.com

The Boschian Horror of ‘Elden Ring’

The videogame helmed by director Hidetaka Miyazaki taps into a history of pulp and religious art.

itch.io

Bundle for Ukraine

As game developers we want to create new worlds, not to destroy the one we have.

heardle.app

Heardle - Like Wordle, but for Music

Guess the song from the intro in as few tries as possible.

aperiodical.com

A Mathematician’s Guide to Wordle

We invited mathematician and wordplay fan Ali Lloyd to share his thoughts on hit internet word game phenomenon Wordle.

rwmpelstilzchen.gitlab.io

Wordles of the World

A multilingual ever-growing list of Wordles from all over the world.

nytimes.com

Can You Gerrymander Your Party to Power?

We created an imaginary state called Hexapolis, where your only mission is to gerrymander your party to power.

uxdesign.cc

Wordle UX: Sometimes a game just feels good

Every once in a generation something beautifully simple comes along and revolutionizes our lives: the paperclip, Post-its, the iPod, Wordle.

css-speedrun.netlify.app

CSS Speedrun: Test your CSS Skills

A small fun app to test your CSS knowledge. Find the correct CSS selectors for the 10 puzzles as fast as possible.