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The Rulebook Pyramid Principle

As a player, my experience of a game is influenced heavily by the structure of the rulebook. I’m currently working on designing my own game, so I have an increased interest in how to write clear instructions and help my players have the best experience. After extensive research playing many games, I’ve found that the most comprehensible and accessible rulebooks follow concepts detailed by Barbara Minto in her 1987 book: The Pyramid Principle: Logic in Writing and Thinking.