Types of Game Perspectives | Mozzastryl

Approximate Reading Time: < 1 minute For anyone who’s ever wondered what it means for a game to be 1st person, isometric, top-down, etc, here’s a handy illustrated guide: Types of Game Perspectives | Mozzastryl. Here are some simplified images: 1 person likes this post. Like … Continue reading

A Useful Resource: Amit’s Game Programming Information

Approximate Reading Time: < 1 minute Amit’s Game Programming Information “What’s on this page? I’m interested in producing complexity out of simple parts. This page contains bookmarks that I collected while working on games; I did not write most of the content linked from here. As … Continue reading

Good Advice: Five Things I Didn’t Get About Making Video Games (Until I Did It)

Approximate Reading Time: < 1 minute This was posted back in February, but it’s worth sharing. Five Things I Didn’t Get About Making Video Games (Until I Did It). 1. Making games is a thousand times harder than I thought 2. Games look like complete ass … Continue reading

The 2014 ESA Essential Facts is Out

Approximate Reading Time: < 1 minute http://www.theesa.com/facts/pdfs/ESA_EF_2014.pdf A few of the highlights that stood out for me: Women and men are roughly equal in terms of who plays (though they do tend to play different games). Gameplay on smartphones and mobile devices is on the rise. … Continue reading

Well Said.http://climbing-the-hill.blogspot.ca/2013/04/a-letter-to-concerned-mother.html

Approximate Reading Time: < 1 minute Well Said.http://climbing-the-hill.blogspot.ca/2013/04/a-letter-to-concerned-mother.html climbing the hill: A Letter To A Concerned Mother Recently a friend related me a request for some advice for her son’s career through a rather circuitous route. It started with admiration for my career, and appeared to … Continue reading