I’m Pickle Rick! That’s what one of you can say, anyway, when you’re playing the Pickle Rick Game, coming soon from Cryptozoic. One player will be the titular gherkin, while the others take on the role of the Russians and Jaguar, trying to keep Rick from escaping the facility. The game is officially out in […]
This week Im going to talk a little bit about one of the most common and important action every business developer undertakes really often negotiations!
Nothing can stop the evil incantation that the cultists are doing. Even if every one of them was wiped out, the elder gods will still return to Earth. The only hope is that with enough disruption, the immortal monsters might just be slightly mortal for a moment when they arrive. If that’s the case, then […]
3 years ago, Ive founded Dreamz Studio here in Paris. It turned out that the team has been changing quite often since then. To succeed in it, I had to find a solid base that would be keeping up with our game. This is where I turned to players.
Creating a demo version of your game can teach you a lot, both about how people react to your game and some of the technical pitfalls along the way.
Few figures in the Star Wars universe are more feared than Emperor Palpatine. His rise to power was dramatic. He caused the Jedi to be almost completely wiped out. He may seem frail, but he’s still quite an imposing figure in battle, and he has a keen strategic mind. So, with that all together, you […]
An exploratory essay on the influence of romanticism ( the art period ) on Dark Souls III, covering multiple artists and aspects and philosophies of the movement, such the idea of 'the sublime' and what this means for the player.
Examining the "ideas are cheap" mantra via Breath of the Wild and Xenoblade Chronicles
Pretty much everyone knows the tale of Jack and the Beanstalk. Jack got some magic beans, his mom tossed them out the window, and they grew an enormous beanstalk. In D&D, there’s also a bag of magic beans. But the folks at Skirmisher Publishing didn’t like how it was implemented. So they came up with […]
I gotta admit, 80% of my anime knowledge is limited to Trigun and Cowboy Bebop (though I’ve also seen One Punch Man). However, I do still recognize the name My Hero Academia, and I’m sure that several of my big anime-watching friends will be excited to know that Shinobi 7 is going to be making […]
Even favorite games can use an upgrade every once in a while. Eclipse: Second Dawn for the Galaxy has been widely popular since its original release. But things weren’t exactly perfect, and so Kolossal Games is looking to make it even better. They’re running a Kickstarter for a new edition. About the new edition: Here […]
A new expansion is now available for Secrets of the Third Reich. It’s called Dossier X-01, and it’s chocked full of new units of all types for your games. But not just rules, West Wind Productions has a whole batch of new miniatures that are available as well. And West Wind is celebrating by giving […]
Tuesday, Tuesday, Tuesday. The work week is well underway. With any luck, the start of it went well for you. So let’s keep the ball rolling along to the weekend. Helping things, as usual, is some gaming podcasts. This week on the dial we’ve got: Nerdherders Episode 27 (117): Spinoff City; Exploding Dice Radio Episode […]
There’s just all sorts of conventions coming up in the next couple months. And DGS Games is ready for them. They’ll be at Gen Con, and they’ll also be at Reapercon. For both, they’re going to have new figures. In this preview, we get a look at the Wandering Wizard, a Reapercon release. From the […]
New York, New York, it’s a hell of a town. To celebrate the release of Ticket to Ride: New York, Days of Wonder is looking to send you and a guest to the Big Apple on their dime. Want to live out your own Home Alone 2 fantasy (without the traps, of course)? Now’s your […]
what happens when a brand owner and a famous ESports team collide in court over the use of the brand owners trademark, and what type of damages the brand owner can seek from the ESports team if infringement is found.
Everything is getting an update in the new edition of Pathfinder. That includes all the base classes. In this preview, we get a look at the Sorcerer. These magic-users get their powers from ancient pacts and bloodlines. They’re born with magic in their veins, effectively. But how will that affect their abilities? Read on to […]
The main objective of this blog post is to give you an idea about how to do Sprite Sheet Animation in Unity3D.
The headline for this article gets an F, obviously. Fantasy Flight is showing off the new Fang Fighter for X-Wing. While most of the populace only knows the Mandalorians by Boba and Jango Fett, there’s much more to this warrior race. That includes a space force with the Fang Fighters as a major part of […]
A look at how distribution and visibility have changed as Steam has moved from Curation, to Greenlight, to Steam Direct.