We’ll do it live!!!

We’ll do it live!!!
I must admit that I feel like I missed the live-stream hype train.  I never really understood why people got into watching other people play video games. I’ve heard people liken it to watching professional sports, but honestly I don’t really understand why people get so into that, either.  Despite my inability to understand its appeal, I ...

Not Another Zombie Game…

Not Another Zombie Game…
Each week I throw another post up here and link to it from a variety of different sources that change depending on the topic of the post. For the most part the posts are received well.  Often I’ll get advice and useful information, and sometimes I’ll even get compliments. Other times though I’ll get less helpful ...

You Aren’t a Rock Star, You’re a Garage Band

15. September 2015 Marketing 1
You Aren’t a Rock Star, You’re a Garage Band
Full Disclosure: I have never released a game before. I’m currently working on my first. All opinions here come from my experience working in a band not working as a developer.   So this link has been floating around the internet a lot this week.  Lots of people seemed surprised by how a game without ...

Unraveling Unreal Tournament

Unraveling Unreal Tournament
The original Unreal Tournament game came out when I was in highschool and ate my free time like very few games before it. Seemed like at the time, at least within my group of friends, there were 3 big first person shooter games and you fell into either the Quake 3 Arena, Unreal Tournament or ...

It’s dangerous to go alone! Part: 2

It’s dangerous to go alone! Part: 2
So just over a year ago (Holy crap I’ve been doing this blog/game over a year??!!??) I made a post about the importance of working with others and not isolating yourself. I then promptly proceeded to not follow my own advice and continue to work all by my lonesome. Oops. Not all is lost though. ...

These are a few of my favorite things

These are a few of my favorite things
So occasionally as a developer I come across a post or a resource that is so amazing that I wish someone had told me about it earlier.  So I’ve decided to compile a list of some of the most useful online resources I’ve come across since working on this project that don’t seem to be getting the attention they ...