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Dized | Maven Games
If there’s one aspect of gaming that nobody particularly enjoys, it’s reading the rulebook. Even if the rulebook is well written, it’s still a bit of a chore. If it’s a bad rulebook, it can be incredibly time consuming and frustrating trying to figure out what’s going on. What you really want is for someone else to read the rulebook and then explain it to you. It’s just so much faster and easier. Well, now there’s an app for that! Or at least, there will be if Dized hits its funding goal. Dized is an app that is currently seeking funding on Indiegogo (a crowd-funding site like Kickstarter). How does it work? Can it really teach you the rules to your boardgames? Let’s have a look… How does it work? There seems to be remarkably little information available on exactly how Dized will teach you beyond a couple of animations and a few still images on their website. It claims to provide an ‘immersive step-by-step tutorial’. From what I can gather, the tutorial portion looks like it will be similar to what they have on the website: animations and still images. Their big selling point is that you don’t have...