Game Balance & Points Based Deck-Building – Part 2

We realize the last post, ages ago, said we’d talk about adding randomization next. But instead today we’re talking more about game balance. In part 1, we discussed why a points based deck builder is challenging, and touched on potential game ideas to test. We’ve done a ton of testing over the last few months, …

Game Balance & Points Based Deck-Building – Part 1

When researching development for this game, trying to answer the question why there are no great point-based deck building card games, we came across an interesting article – Untapped Potential in Card Games: Deck-Building Point Costs While we had a notion of what the challenges of a point based deck building card game would entail, this …