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As a Lead UX Writer at a game development studio, I understand how crucial it is for a video game to have a clear and delightful microcopy. I’ve collected my favorite articles on writing for game interface. They feature good practices, real case studies, different writing roles explained, conversational experience design, and more.

If you want to launch a UX writing career in video games industry or you already work in a game dev team where you have to wear many hats, including UX writing, this collection is a must-read. It will also help you communicate better with UX writers…


As a UX Writer, I often try new apps to review their microcopy and get some insights. If you are a UX Writer or a Content Designer, this can be a nice exercise for you. In case you work on your own app and don’t have a UX Writer, you can pick some nice tips on how to improve user experience copy in your product.

Links to other app reviews can be found at the end of this article.

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Let’s start!

I love cooking, and I’ve run into KptnCook while searching App Store for some new apps with recipes. At first, I…


Hey there! I try some new apps every week and review their microcopy. This is a nice exercise for UX writers and content designers. I encourage you to join me and share your thoughts as well.

Photo by Kelly Sikkema on Unsplash

Let’s start!

I’ve run into the Flow Lab app in one of the App Store collections. The description of the app says that it is a mindset & performance coach with personalized guided meditations. So, let’s give it a try and see how good its microcopy is.

In Part 1, I review the first five promotional screens. …

Katsiaryna Gorbunova

Lead UX Writer / Proud Belarusian

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