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.
Quakecon Keynote 2013 Annotated
An interesting but technically dense talk about gaming technology. I translate it for the non-coders.
Dead or Alive 5 Last Round
I'm not surprised a fighting game has an absurd story. I just can't figure out why they bothered with the story at all.
Joker's Last Laugh
Did you anticipate the big plot twist of Batman: Arkham City? Here's all the ways the game hid that secret from you while also rubbing your nose in it.
Juvenile and Proud
Yes, this game is loud, crude, childish, and stupid. But it it knows what it wants to be and nails it. And that's admirable.
This Scene Breaks a Character
Small changes to the animations can have a huge impact on how the audience interprets a scene.