The Importance of Component Based UI Design

Colin Rumball
Oct 15, 2020 · 8 min read

Working for many years in the mobile games industry taught me a lot about how complex AAA titles are developed, how working with a major brand licensor can affect decision making, and how working on large teams requires careful planning of resources and timelines — but it also taught me how NOT to structure processes for development when working closely with UI implementation.

When I started working on my own side projects using a web tech stack, I taught myself about the many other ways in which UI systems can be structured, especially using the…