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Soundbite: Bruce Shelley's "inverted pyramid of decision making"

Soundbite: Bruce Shelley's "inverted pyramid of decision making"

Update: 2020-01-10
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Here's some great game design wisdom from one of the legends of the business.

This interview excerpt is plucked from my set of Age of Empires history interviews that I did while putting together an oral history on the AoE series for Ars Technica a while back.

Bruce Shelley has been in the industry for some 30-odd years, with credits including co-creator of Sid Meier's Civilization, Railroad Tycoon, and Age of Empires, as well as key roles in Halo Wars and F-19 Stealth Fighter, among other games.

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Soundbite: Bruce Shelley's "inverted pyramid of decision making"

Soundbite: Bruce Shelley's "inverted pyramid of decision making"

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