7 Lessons about Feedback from Candy Crush Saga

I admit it.  I am addicted.  They say the first step is to admit it, so here goes.  I am addicted to Candy Crush Saga.  If you aren’t familiar with it – don’t start!  It is an online game where you match three like candies to crush and remove them, thus making way for new candies.  You have a limited number of moves to crush sufficient candy or you fail.

failedIt doesn’t say, “you lose,” or “better luck next time.”  An odd little character jumps up and down with a frown on her face, next to the words, “Failed.”

Ouch.  That’s harsh, particularly when I did my best.  Those pesky little candies move really fast, and it’s hard to get them matched. (more…)