7.1 Introduction to Simplification

Beyond assisting the player in various ways, you might also provide options that simplify the game experience, and possibly reduce the amount of inputs required to play your game.

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Beyond assisting the player in various ways, you might also provide options that simplify the game experience, and possibly reduce the amount of inputs required to play your game.

You might let the player simplify certain parts of your game so they require fewer inputs overall, or perhaps you might let them automate certain actions so they’re performed automatically without any input from the player.

Much like when deciding how you might assist the player, how you choose to simplify your game will depend greatly on the nature of your game. Here we will look at some options developers have provided that can simplify the overall experience.

This module is a part of Simplification. Discover other modules in this topic on the SpecialEffect DevKit website at specialeffectdevkit.info.