Category Archives: Game Development commentators

The Internet and Social Justice

So yeah, been an interesting few days. Well, “interesting” is not really the word. “Bloody scary” is probably closer to the mark. I refer, of course, to the whole Social Justice Warrior scene between Zoe Quinn and her ex boyfriend. … Continue reading

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Indies != AAA developers.

So I just read this article about why developers go from AAA to Indie, but not the other way around. You can read it here. http://venturebeat.com/2014/07/18/why-triple-a-devs-are-going-indie-and-why-indie-arent-going-triple-a/view-all/ I think that as far as it goes, it’s on the money, but I … Continue reading

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A response to the awesome Fireproof blog post on Polygon

First, you need to read this. Fireproof ‘free-to-play binds the hands of dev’s who want to help” It’s ok, because it’s very well written, very cognizant of the situation in mobile development today and very well argued. It’s a very … Continue reading

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Anal-ysing the Analysts

So I was just reading this. http://www.joystiq.com/2012/11/29/analyst-black-ops-2-sales-a-cause-for-concern-downgrades-act/ You should probably go read it too – it won’t take a minute. Go on. I’ll wait. Done? Good. Ok so the tl;dr version is that Black Ops II is trending to be … Continue reading

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