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A Note to Players on Game Critiques.

Tweet Let me start with a definition (courtesy of Websters.com) Critique n. a criticism or critical comment on some problem, subject, etc. A good critique should, by definition, be critical. If you haven’t read Christopher Paul’s white paper, “On Running the Perfect Convention Game“, you should. Within it, he offers proper critiques of the games he played at Orccon2011. And if you read his critiques and the title of his paper, you may experience the same epiphany I have. His title? “On Running the Perfect Convention Game.” Let me reiterate the most pertinent word there — “Perfect.” We all know that perfection is at the very least incredibly rare. Some ancient Greeks might say that “perfection” cannot exist in our world. Either way, it doesn’t happen very often, but it stands at the top of our … Read entire article »

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