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November 17, 2008

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greggman

Having worked on a few titles that had more testing I'm 100% for it.

The team that doesn't do it is getting lucky. The team that does do it AND actually pays attention to the results can vastily improve their game.

The tests should show what people are having problems with, where the game is too hard to play, too hard to understand, too frustrating, etc. etc. all of which can be adjusted and then tested again until players are having fun.

The team themselves know the game too well to see where a player just coming into the game is going to get stuck.

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