Day 20 brings more UX Design talk! This time the subject being Starbase, and told by one of the UX designers.
User Experience design (or UX design) is an interesting facet of game design, which has fairly recently been split off as its own thing. Essentially the focus is on the player and their experience. So, for example, Starbase has tons of different kinds of designers. Some focus on building ships, some focus on the economy, some focus on planets and, you know, space, just to name a few things that need to be designed.
UX Design in the production phase of a game often means getting involved when a featur...