Ten developers, from AAA to indies and community organisers, were interviewed about relationship with academia, thoughts on the future of games, and more. The results are inspiring and personal stories that drive devs in their work.
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In the bars and taverns in Innsmouth, a strange game is played. Special dice are rolled with intricate symbols carved on them. Players bet, collect, and steal coins from one-another and from the ancient gods, themselves. It’s a risky game, but when you’re already resigned to turning into a fish monster, why not roll? Dagon’s […]
Well, the world’s come to an end again. Damnit, Todd! I told you that starting a nuclear war was a bad idea! Now we’ve gotta go out from the shelters and rebuild society. But we’re not the only ones headed into that wasteland. Other groups are making their way to the surface as well. We’ll […]
The UK Advertising Standards Authority has upheld a complaint against Sony that argued an ad for Gran Turismo Sport misled players about in-game content that was inaccessible offline. ...
The life of an orphan is already pretty rough. But to get put away at Ms. Pendergast’s orphanage is just that much worse. But enough is enough. It’s time to bust out of this gruesome place. The orphans have decided to make a break for it, and get some revenge along the way. That’s what […]
Roll20’s a great way to get people from literally all over the world all gaming at the same table (virtual table, that is). It’s like being together, playing your favorite RPGs with your friends, but on your computer. And they’re happy to announce that their first ever Pathfinder adventure is now available to order over […]
Hello, Saturday Eve Eve. At least, that’s what I think of when I think of Thursday. I also start thinking about what I’m going to do over the weekend. Not long ago, I base-coated my Hunter’s Guild. They might just end up with some more colors besides flat black on them. Also, gonna try making […]
Well, go out and get ’em. The new sci-fi miniatures game from Fantasy Flight is available. You can pick up your Star Wars: Legion sets now. Take on the Imperials or Rebels with squads of troops, iconic vehicles, and Luke and Vader. It’s not just the base game, either. They’ve got the Core Set, individual […]
Realms of Terrinoth is the upcoming setting book for the Genesys RPG system. It takes players down into the same world as Runewars and Runebound. It’s a mythical land filled with all manner of magical creatures, items, and powers. But how do those work within the setting? In this preview, we get a look at […]
We’re about a week and a half from Easter. And the Easter Bunny is going to be leaving baskets filled with goodies for people. If you want your Easter basket to be filled with minis, you might just want to check out Warlord Games’ Easter Sale that’s going on now. From the announcement: Easter is […]
A new expansion for Sherlock Holmes Consulting Detective is coming from Asmodee. This one’s called Carlton House and Queen’s Park. Now, obviously, a preview for a mystery is a touchy thing. You don’t want to give away too much. Though, this one seems like it gives it all away just in the title. But waddyagonnado? […]
The animals in the zoo are up to something. They’re not content to just hang out in their cages all the time. No, they’ve been training and now it’s time to turn their cages into a cage match. That’s what’s going on in Kung-Fu Zoo, a new dice-flicking dexterity game from WizKids. You can pick […]
The Ratcatcher’s Guild is the first Minor Guild to hit the pitch. They’ll be making their way to tabletops soon, but it’s best to know what you’ll be getting into. As such, there’s two final players to preview for them. One’s Miasma, the other is Squeak, their mascot. Because, yes, you get a giant rat […]
Historians John Harney, Bob Whitaker, and Robert Greene II discuss the treatment of twentieth century American history in Machinegames' Wolfenstein II: The New Colossus.
Mafia IIIs Nathan Cheever (Lead World Designer) and Petr Zavesky (Lead Architect) share the history, process, and challenges creating New Bordeaux, their fictional version of New Orleans. The city became more than a place − it became a unique chara
A description of how I intend to document the process of how a body mechanics animator can progress to become a character performance animator by creating a believable character performance scene using dialogue.