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|Session Name:||Level Up Your Game: The Untapped Potential of Roguelikes|
|Company Name(s):||Riot Games|
|Track / Format:||Design|
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|Overview:||What game mechanics drive the depth that keep a game fun for a long time? At Riot Games, we work to understand this question in order to improve League of Legends and projects currently in R&D. This talk focuses on the Roguelike genre and how it has incredibly strong long-term replayability driven by the pursuit of mastery. We will discuss how the Roguelike approach to designing for mastery can cross-pollinate other game genres and drive innovation.|