30 Day Video Game Challenge Part Deux

By drakkos

Well, here’s the second half of this – over 8,500 words of long-winded, self-indulgent claptrap! Seriously, taking this chunk and the one last week I basically wrote a dissertation on ‘stuff I think about games’. Anyway – without any further ado, days 16-30 of the 30 Day Video Game Challenge.  If you want days 1-15,…

30 Day Video Game Challenge Part 1

By drakkos

Over on Facebook, I’ve been doing one of those 30 day challenges[1] – you know, where you get a topic every day and you need to provide a status update with your answer. Since I am neck deep in marking at the moment, I thought I’d use the fact I have a pile of stuff…

Readership and Signal Boosting

By drakkos

I know I said last week I was going to post the ’30 day video game challenge’ stuff I was doing, but I decided to wait and do it as one post rather than as two. Mainly because if you don’t want to read my meandering ramblings on games then you shouldn’t have to decide…

HUGO

By drakkos

Everyone say ‘CONGRATULATIONS HUGO’, who has managed to survive his time at Epitaph[1] with distinction and completed several very awesome projects.  As a result, he has been elevated to the rank of Senior Creator.   You won’t have seen any of his projects, not yet, but they’re a big part of the new area offerings…

Epitaph: The Line

By drakkos

Over on Facebook I’m working my way through one of those ’30 day challenge’ things – you know, when you get a list of questions and you try to find something interesting to say about them. This one is on video games, and I’m, actually enjoying considering the questions and coming up with something that…

Likely to be Eaten by a Grue and the Computer Games Journal

By drakkos

Just a short post today to point you towards the computer games journal which just published its third issue. This is a great journal that manages to bridge the gap between academic theory and industrial practise, and is read by people involved in both. I’m bringing it up mainly because  I have a paper in…