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|Session Name:||Prime, Teach, Observe: Tutorializing Innovative Mechanics|
|Track / Format:||Independent Games Summit|
|Overview:||It's impossible to build a perfect tutorial, but dammit we can try. This talk covers the essential elements of a quality in-game teaching experience and the steps to take to empower your players without patronizing them. Takeaways include: how to prime your players, how to help them internalize a game's mechanics, and the steps involved in iterating a tutorial's design.|