The other day when I was writing the post about programming, I wanted to look at the NeHe site and figure out who was the original creator of the thing. (It has multiple contributors now.) I shuffled through the pages, came up empty, and then clicked on the “contact us” link. Suddenly, it was 1998 again:
Still, I haven’t had something like that happen in almost 10 years. Strange. And a little worrisome.
Black Desert Online
This Korean title would be the greatest MMO ever made if not for the horrendous monetization system. And the embarrassing translation. And the terrible progression. And the developer's general apathy towards its western audience.
This Scene Breaks a Character
Small changes to the animations can have a huge impact on how the audience interprets a scene.
How I Plan To Rule This Dumb Industry
Here is how I'd conquer the game-publishing business. (Hint: NOT by copying EA, 2K, Activision, Take-Two, or Ubisoft.)
What is this silly word, why did some people get so irritated by it, and why did it fall out of use?
Another PC Golden Age?
Is it real? Is PC gaming returning to its former glory? Sort of. It's complicated.