The Game Design Round Table Episode #75: Infinite Loop
Dirk, David, and Rob get together to discuss the perceived value in infinitely replayable games. Where did this notion come from? The trio discuss collectible card games and Minecraft alongside normal tabletop games to get to the bottom of infinity.
0:01:22 – What is the origin of the “infinite game” concept?
0:07:04 – The Cult of the New
0:13:40 – CCGs
0:22:04 – Game exploits and replayability
0:30:58 – Expansions
0:39:44 – Short and single-play digital games