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Game Design Journal


Playtest 3: Minimap

Design Question: Does the minimap clarify player movement through the space?


Survey:

Do you typically play games with minimaps?

  • Yes
  • Sometimes
  • No
  • No
  • Yes

Did the minimap help you navigate the space?

  • Yes for all testers

Were the minimap icons' significance clear to you?

  • Yes for all testers

Was the scale of the minimap good? Would you like it to be closer/further compared to the player?

  • Yes
  • Yes
  • Yes
  • Would like the minimap to show the whole maze
  • Yes

How would you improve the clarity of the minimap?

  • Add cardinal directions, make the player icon an arrow
  • Display the player orb above the walls
  • Don't know
  • Don't know
  • It's good like this