Category : Game Design

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Yooka-Laylee Raises Over £1 Million in 24 Hours on Kickstarter

Last month Playtonic Games, the studio behind the mysterious Project Ukulele, held a presentation at UK gaming event EGX Rezzed. Titled “Playtonic: Rebirth of the 3D Platformer,” the presentation discussed the ways the team of ex-Rare employees will be revitalizing…

0 Comments / 101 View / May 4, 2015

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The Non-Game Music of Video Game Composers

Composers are the unsung heroes of the video game industry. With graphics and gameplay setting the foundation, the iconic tunes these artists create are what ultimately breathe life into a truly great game. Video game composers can complete a game’s…

0 Comments / 870 View / April 5, 2015

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Everything About Hiveswap, the Homestuck Kickstarter Game

Video game Kickstarter campaigns have had a lot of success over the last few years, helping to bring the visions of smaller studios to fruition. The runaway success of Tim Schafer and Double Fine Production’s Broken Age and the continued…

0 Comments / 2631 View / March 9, 2015

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Anyone can make a game: Here’s how!

Long past are the days of giant computers and the need for a degree in engineering from MIT to make a game. The 21st century has brought along a multitude of different ways that we can create. There are game…

0 Comments / 9 View / February 16, 2015

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Why We Game

Have you ever thought about why you play games? What is it that drives us to spend thousands on consoles, board games, DLC, subscriptions, or collectors edition items? Throughout time games have always held a large part of our society….

0 Comments / 19 View / February 16, 2015