I've been wanting this book for a couple of months now. So, I decided to buy it. While I was at it, I decided to share it with you too ... well, at least one of you. That's right, one of my lucky readers gets a free book (of ... my choice). Seriously though, it's going to be a good book! Game Frame by Aaron Dignan delves into the inner workings of games and our obsessions with them. He takes these analysises and applies them to the work ethic of the everyday worker. That's right; more play means better work.
I have the best clients (and readers) in the world. Most designers have to pull teeth to get paid in a timely fashion. My clients often call me up saying. "Have you billed us yet? We want to get you paid!" Ah, what great people! So, I'm going to start trying to give a little back. Eventually, I'd like to make these freebies more like prizes (with monetary value and everything). For now, I will just make it something that anyone can get. I've made an image that you can apply as the wallpaper of your desktop. Feel free to take the image and run, but if you'd like to hear about it, I'll tell you the story behind the image.
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