Game Review: Shadows of Adam

Yesterday marked the official “Shadows of Adam” release on Steam. It is a must buy, classic JRPG-style adventure that leaves you wanting more.

The Guelstie Universe has been following the developers for a while, and have even had the chance to interview them in the past. Please take the time to check them out and definitely buy the game if you’re a fan of the genre! Read More “Game Review: Shadows of Adam”

The Rhythm Of Battle

“Pokémon […] has a metagame role called the “Sweeper”. The purpose of this monster is to one-shot the entire opposing team due to a high speed stat, insane damage, and good coverage on the Elemental Rock-Paper-Scissors table. The best counter for a Sweeper? A faster sweeper that can one-shot it.”

TV Tropes, “Rocket Tag Gameplay” 

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Respecting Your Player’s Time

“Here’s a note to developers regarding what we hope will become an industry-wide policy: if your game has some good parts, try to put them at the […] beginning.  It takes us ten hours of dismal labor to earn enough money to buy your game, so please commence the entertainment early on.   If possible, pack something fun right into the box, for instance a balloon.”

Erik Wolpaw

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The Underrated Importance of Self-Restriction

“Art is limitation; the essence of every picture is the frame. If you draw a giraffe, you must draw him with a long neck. If in your bold creative way you hold yourself free to draw a giraffe with a short neck, you will really find that you are not free to draw a giraffe.”

G.K. Chesterton Read More “The Underrated Importance of Self-Restriction”

Hope you’re ready for Capcom’s newest release Resident Evil 7

 

Are you a fan of horror games? Have you always played classic zombie or survival horror games? Love the thrill of adrenaline rushing through the body while you try to survive and make it out alive? Read More “Hope you’re ready for Capcom’s newest release Resident Evil 7”

Tech Thursday Never Miss A Golden Opportunity

It is crucial to keep up with the latest technology when developing video games. Software is always updating. Sometimes that means you have to be more flexible than your project. Of course, when something is new or trending, you should never miss a golden opportunity. Read More “Tech Thursday Never Miss A Golden Opportunity”

Polishing The JavaScript Programming Skills

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RPG Maker MV uses Javascript

To those familiar with RPG Maker MV it is no surprise that JavaScript is useful to know. The version utilizes plugins written in the popular language.

It isn’t the only game development engine that does either. Many use their own JavaScript libraries too. Read More “Polishing The JavaScript Programming Skills”