Category Archives: Social Skills

Developers, Don’t Miss This Guide to Healthy Studio Conflict

GDC is happening this week, and with it comes a treasure trove of interesting talks and game news. One of those talks was Managing Conflict on Small Teams from Rebekah Saltsman, CEO of Finji (publishers of Night in the Woods and developers of Overland). Saltsman works on a team with her husband, Finji cofounder Adam […]

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Learn to Treat Social Situations Less Like Roguelikes with Our Latest Article at Geek & Sundry

If you’re ever nervous about social situations, make a stop over at Geek & Sundry, where you can find our latest expert article. This one’s from Daniel Wendler, M.A., a social skill contributor for Take This and author of and the books Improve Your Social Skills and Level Up Your Social Life. In social […]

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Random Encounters: Level Up Your Social Skills

By Daniel Wendler, M.A. One of the most enduring tropes of RPGs is the random encounter. Want to make your character stronger? Walk outside of town until you run into a random monster, bash the monster over the head until it falls over, and then move on to the next monster. The implications of random […]

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