Psyonix's Devin Connors delivers a great GDC 2018 Community Management Summit talk on the design and implementation of the language ban system in the studio's hit car soccer game Rocket League. ...
When filling up your day with gaming information, there’s nothing quite like a gaming magazine. And I’m happy to announce that the first issue of a new one is now available. And hey, it’s free! What more could you want? Head on over and download your copy of The Spirit now. From their Twitter page: […]
Though support for the multiplayer-only shooter is slowly winding down, developers can still learn from Turtle Rock's decision to implement new accessibility changes to the game post-launch. ...
One of the things that can be a barrier to trying out a new game is the cost. Sure, you’d like to try that new system, but you don’t want to shell out $30, $45, or sometimes up to $100 for a book to find out. Thankfully, Enchanted Realms doesn’t cost that much. It’s actually […]
Big models are my favorite type of models. And Kings of War is getting a quartet of new huge minis players can add to their forces. Mantic is taking orders for these figures. And if you want to make a whole army around these centerpieces (being in the center, as they often are), they’ve got […]
MCV's latest issue captures a chat with new Microsoft Studios head Matt Booty ahead of his E3 debut in the role. ...
It’s back to the office. The weekend was good, with good gaming with good friends (and thanks to anyone that stopped by the Twitch stream), but it’s time to get back to writing articles and proofing rulebooks. But another weekend will be had, and more gaming will be had, and with gaming comes gaming tables. […]
A board game doesn’t just spring, fully-formed from the head of a game designer. Sure, they might have a pretty good idea of what a game will be, but it’s actually quite a long process where the final version might be leagues from the original. In this article, Z-Man Games gives us a look at […]
As the temperature continues to rise here in Atlanta, I know I wish it was actually getting closer to winter. Granted, I’m not sure I want a winter like a Khador winter (because Khador winter don’t stop), but they also have giant Man-o-War suits to keep them warm. Also used to those Khador winters is […]
The kingdoms of man are fighting against elves, undead, and demon-creatures from the wastes. In these times, some morals are lost, or at least, past deeds are glossed over. Such is the case of Baron Zachareth. To some, a saint. To others, a demon (though different from the demon-creatures). Either way, he’s coming to the […]
Learn why game reskins have become massively popular to present-day digital marketing.
Revisiting my fundamentals for Producers. The tool kit I try and use everyday.
Everybody loves a good TV series. From Breaking Bad to Narcos, we have entered what some are terming The Golden Age of Television.
If retro gaming is collecting and enjoying classic games, the equivalent to owning and watching old movies, then Neo-Retro is the equivalent of Stranger Things a modern entertainment product which weaves nostalgia throughout the experience.
Bolt Action has been Warlord Games’ flagship game for quite some time now. And a mainstay of the game is the average, American G.I. Well, as often happens, the kit, while good when it came out, has gotten a bit old and stale. And that’s why we’re getting a new US G.I. Troopers set. Along […]
If you know me, you know I love giant robots. So, while I’ve not played 40k in quite a long time, the addition of even more giant robots to the game certainly has me stopping and going, “hmm…” and then going to check my bank account. Games Workshop has started taking pre-orders for their Imperial […]
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This week's highlights include a very special mocap video game dog, the making of the creepy The Church In The Darkness, and lots more besides. ...
This week's highlights include a very special mocap video game dog, the making of the creepy The Church In The Darkness, and lots more besides...