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Block Cache Metadata

New Drupal Modules - 10 July 2018 - 1:53am

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This module provides a form element on each block to set the cache metadata(Context, Tags, Max-Age).

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Og Share content

New Drupal Modules - 10 July 2018 - 12:53am

"Og Share Content" is a Drupal module that enables the user to share content between Organic Groups. All group members can share content within that group. Users can be members of multiple groups. The "Share Content" button will be displayed in the "Node Links" of the node.

INSTALLATION

Install as you would normally install a contributed Drupal module. See: https://Drupal.org/documentation/install/modules-themes/modules-7 for further information.

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Lessons for live game developers from X-Wing 2.0 - by Bryant Francis

Gamasutra.com Blogs - 10 July 2018 - 12:41am
Fantasy Flight Games' X-Wing 2.0 offers some interesting lessons for game developers as the industry moves toward supporting more live, always-updated games.
Categories: Game Theory & Design

Superseeds: Supercity, Part Four

RPGNet - 10 July 2018 - 12:00am
A final look at Supercity
Categories: Game Theory & Design

Hook 42: Drupal 8 Interviews: Spotlight on Amber Matz

Planet Drupal - 9 July 2018 - 8:42pm

If you have been to any of the North American Drupal Camps, chances are you recognize Amber Matz. She is the production manager and a trainer at Drupalize.Me. Drupalize.Me is a site for Drupal tutorials and trainings. Amber, along with Joe Shindelar, travel to the various Drupal Camps and DrupalCons and currently run Drupal 8 Theming workshops.

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ArenaNet president: Fired devs 'could have chosen not to engage' on social media

Social/Online Games - Gamasutra - 9 July 2018 - 4:52pm

"Executives promised us that they wanted us to speak up about the ugly things, the harmful things, and that we wouldn't be punished for doing so," fired ArenaNet staffer Jessica Price tells Polygon. ...

Categories: Game Theory & Design

Wyrd Previews Gen Con Nightmare Box

Tabletop Gaming News - 9 July 2018 - 3:00pm
Wyrd Games loves to do special boxes and alternate minis during big events, and Gen Con is one of the biggest events in the gaming year. They’ve posted up a preview of this year’s Gen Con Nightmare Box. It’s goblins… and horsies. Small horsies. From the post: Happy Monday Wyrdos! As you probably know GenCon […]
Categories: Game Theory & Design

Delirium Expansion Available To Pre-order For Ascension

Tabletop Gaming News - 9 July 2018 - 2:00pm
Delirium is the new expansion coming for Ascension, the deck-building game from Stone Blade Entertainment. Vigil has been seriously warped by the events of the previous sets, and familiar faces take on all-new appearances. Pre-orders are being taken now. And with the pre-order comes an exclusive promo card. From the website: The world of vigil […]
Categories: Game Theory & Design

Battlefront Running Operation Buffalo Sale

Tabletop Gaming News - 9 July 2018 - 1:00pm
For the month of July, Battlefront will be having a sale going on for their NVA Regular army figures for ‘Nam, their Vietnam miniatures game. You can get these figures for 25% cheaper than you’d usually have to spend, so why not check it out? From the announcement: Operation Buffalo began on July 2nd and […]
Categories: Game Theory & Design

Modiphius Releases Capharnaum – The Tales of the Dragon-Marked RPG PDF

Tabletop Gaming News - 9 July 2018 - 12:00pm
I took just a couple semesters of French back in high school. As such, the amount that I remember now could be described as “pretty much useless.” So, if I wanted to play Capharnaum, I’d’ve been out of luck. That is, until now, as Modiphius has translated over this RPG for an English-speaking audience. You […]
Categories: Game Theory & Design

Monday Terrain Corner

Tabletop Gaming News - 9 July 2018 - 11:00am
It’s Monday and I’m back in the office. It was a good, restful time away, all the annoyance with my computer and connection on Friday aside. Anyway, as we’re getting back into the swing of things, we need to make sure your gaming tables look good. Today in the terrain corner we have: Brigade Models […]
Categories: Game Theory & Design

Drupal blog: Why large organizations are choosing to contribute to Drupal

Planet Drupal - 9 July 2018 - 10:59am

This blog has been re-posted and edited with permission from Dries Buytaert's blog. Please leave your comments on the original post.

During my DrupalCon Nashville keynote, I shared a brief video of Mike Lamb, the Senior Director of Architecture, Engineering & Development at Pfizer. Today, I wanted to share an extended version of my interview with Mike, where he explains why the development team at Pfizer has ingrained Open Source contribution into the way they work.

Mike had some really interesting and important things to share, including:

  1. Why Pfizer has chosen to standardize all of its sites on Drupal (from 0:00 to 03:19). Proprietary software isn't a match.
  2. Why Pfizer only works with agencies and vendors that contribute back to Drupal (from 03:19 to 06:25). Yes, you read that correctly; Pfizer requires that its agency partners contribute to Open Source!
  3. Why Pfizer doesn't fork Drupal modules (from 06:25 to 07:27). It's all about security.
  4. Why Pfizer decided to contribute to the Drupal 8's Workflow Initiative, and what they have learned from working with the Drupal community (from 07:27 to 10:06).
  5. How to convince a large organization (like Pfizer) to contribute back to Drupal (from 10:06 to 12:07).

Between Pfizer's direct contributions to Drupal (e.g. the Drupal 8 Workflow Initiative) and the mandate for its agency partners to contribute code back to Drupal, Pfizer's impact on the Drupal community is invaluable. It's measured in the millions of dollars per year. Just imagine what would happen to Drupal if ten other large organizations adopted Pfizer's contribution models?

Most organizations use Open Source, and don't think twice about it. However, we're starting to see more and more organizations not just use Open Source, but actively contribute to it. Open source offers organizations a completely different way of working, and fosters an innovation model that is not possible with proprietary solutions. Pfizer is a leading example of how organizations are starting to challenge the prevailing model and benefit from contributing to Open Source. Thanks for changing the status quo, Mike!

Categories: Drupal

Expandable Formatter

New Drupal Modules - 9 July 2018 - 10:48am

This module adds a field formatter that expands and collapses to obscure content that is longer than desired. It is similar in principle to Expanding Formatter, but operates in a different manner. Rather than trimming based on a number of characters, this module uses a specific height to trim the text. This results in a predictable layout every time.

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Nexon and EA cancel Asia-exclusive Titanfall Online

Social/Online Games - Gamasutra - 9 July 2018 - 10:33am

Nexon and EA have ended development on the team-up project that would've brought an entirely online Titanfall game to Asian markets. ...

Categories: Game Theory & Design

Sponsored: A practical way to make more money from your mobile games

Social/Online Games - Gamasutra - 9 July 2018 - 10:02am

Amelia Zins from Facebook Audience Network takes a deeper view into the field of app bidding, which is causing app publishers and game developers to pause and take notice. ...

Categories: Game Theory & Design

RESOCARD Game Cosplay Card Game Up On Kickstarter

Tabletop Gaming News - 9 July 2018 - 10:00am
Cosplay is one of those aspects of the hobby that’s always intrigued me, but I never really got into. I know it takes a lot of time, effort, patience, and can be somewhat expensive… all attributes that I don’t possess. So those that do it should be looked upon with awe. Well, they’re getting their […]
Categories: Game Theory & Design

Easy Meta

New Drupal Modules - 9 July 2018 - 9:59am

Easy Meta
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It is a module for Drupal 7 to add meta tag in the easy way.

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GCT Studios Posts New Minimoto Preview

Tabletop Gaming News - 9 July 2018 - 9:00am
GCT Studios’ Bushido is getting a bear clan. Yes, I am excited. Thank you for asking. They’re the Minimoto Clan, and we get another preview of what they’ll be all about over on GCT’s website. From the post: Raiko is one of the Unblessed, while technically an Ashigaru he has not yet earned the right […]
Categories: Game Theory & Design

Privateer Press Previews Crucible Guard Releases For Warmachine

Tabletop Gaming News - 9 July 2018 - 8:00am
The Crucible Guard is the new faction coming for Warmachine. They’re technologically advanced and full of alchemical wonders. They’ll be hitting tabletops soon, and Privateer Press wants to make sure you get a good look at what’s coming, including the new starter box. From the website: WAR IS A CRUCIBLE! The sizzle of acid eating […]
Categories: Game Theory & Design

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