When I sit down to play video games, especially on the harder settings, I am pushing myself to do something Ive yet to do. I am disputing the truth that I am who I think I am, and in accomplishing my feats, I walk away with the knowledge that Im not.
In the years of old, PC was a go-to system if you were serious about video gaming. In the recent years, it's throne seems to be slipping away, as more and more platforms and gadgets fight for their piece of the pie.
In this post, I'd like to hypothesize that consistency, in terms of marketing, genre, and the game itself, is one of the best predictors for a game's success.
Ever wondered what makes Breath of the Wild so special? This article examines how the game takes a relatively unusual approach to instructing players about its mechanics.
Moving into the "Post Steam Greenlight" era where do solo indie developers go? Is this a dying breed destined to fade away into the ocean of games that Steam has become?
Unicode characters encoded using UTF8 can technically use 1 to 4 bytes to represent a single character. However, older versions of MySQL only provided support for storing UTF8 encoded characters that used 1 to 3 bytes. This was enough to cover the most commonly used characters, but is not suitable for applications that accept user input where any character can be submitted (like emojis, which use 4 bytes). Newer versions of MySQL provide a character encoding called utf8mb4 to fix this issue.
Saturdaaaaaaaaaaaaaay! Woo! My favorite day of the week, as I can just sit back, relax, and do some gaming. Nevermind that this week I’m vacuuming, dusting, and cleaning countertops in the den. That’s important, too. So, while I try and figure out just how much dust a single lamp can acquire, let’s get you those […]
The ability to create lists private and public in addition to the ability to share the lists with others.
As I've explained Short trip on Entity API in Drupal 8 Entity is the most important thing in Drupal 8, Almost, everything is Entity. So for a Drupal developer, it should be good to have a cheat sheet of Entity API instead of googling every time he/she need something, and of course, after a while, they saved in the long-term memory of Developer.
Let's jump into summarized Drupal 8 Entity API.
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Warmachine’s latest faction, the Crucible Guard, are hitting battlefields the world over. The starter army and a little more was released last week, but it’s time to bulk up your forces some more. The new Heavy Warjack kit, as well as a new unit and command attachment are ready to head to war. Source
Ho ho ho! Merry Christmas in July! I’m Santa Paws and I’m here to give gifts to all the good little gamers out there. In this case, it’s a special sale on everything Harn. You can get 25% off your order by using the special coupon code. From the announcement: HârnWorld: Christmas In July – […]
Yo ho, yo ho, a sailor’s life for me. Take to the oceans with Fray: The Restless Sea, a new RPG setting and system that’s up on Kickstarter now. Two coastal city-states are on the precipice of war. Into this, you find your PCs. Will you favor one place over the other? Try and avoid […]
Did you know that setting up a content workflow is included in Drupal 8 core? It can be easily set up by simply turning on the Workflow and Content Moderation modules. The Workflow module gives you the ability to define a workflow and the Content Moderation module sets up a simple workflow for drafts and the ability to create more content moderation workflows.
When it comes to World Wars, the French have had a rather tough time at it. Usually one of the first countries singled out for attack, they’ve had to twice fight off enemy troops from within their borders. They’re looking to make sure that WWIII isn’t a repeat, and have the arms, equipment, and troops […]
In an interview with VG 24/7, Overwatch lead designer Geoff Goodman looks back to early conversations he had with the team about designing future-proof levels. ...
Happy Weekend Eve! As always, I’m excited that it’s Friday. I’ve got D&D tonight and then a weekend of cleaning. But hey, there’s still some gaming in there. But before I pretend I’m a blue dragonborn and then go all domestic on my domicile, I need to fill up on some bite-sized gaming stories. Today […]
Trion Worlds, known for multiplayer online games like Rift and ArcheAge, has laid off 15 developers, seemingly across multiple disciplines. ...
The lines at San Diego Comic Con can be really, really, really long. So, what do you do while you’re standing in line (or, you know, if you’re not one of the people there and just have some time on your hands)? You read a gaming magazine! And Irregular Magazine has their latest issue now […]