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Axel Cholewa's Blog


Intentional game maker who hopes that programming skills and a bit of a creative spark are enough to make a first game.


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Posted by Axel Cholewa on Wed, 08 Aug 2012 08:37:00 EDT in Design
Players want to learn game mechanics. The question is how to teach them.

Posted by Axel Cholewa on Wed, 25 Jul 2012 08:06:00 EDT in
I present a short idea on how to implement betrayal into single player and, more importantly, co-op games.

Posted by Axel Cholewa on Tue, 17 Jul 2012 07:13:00 EDT in Design, Console/PC
While in most RPGs players level up their skills with experience points, GTA: San Andreas already featured an alternative.

Posted by Axel Cholewa on Sun, 15 Jul 2012 07:31:00 EDT in
Minor and major changes I'd like to see in the next big fantasy game.

Posted by Axel Cholewa on Fri, 17 Feb 2012 03:20:00 EST in Design, Console/PC
In tradition with Eric Schwartz's and Ted Brown's blog posts about Skyrim's user interface, here's a small comment on what Kingdoms of Amalur: Reckoning has to say on that matter.

Axel Cholewa's Comments

Comment In: [Blog - 02/04/2014 - 02:38]

That 'd be wearable, wouldn ...

That 'd be wearable, wouldn 't it

Comment In: [News - 01/21/2014 - 08:08]

The multiplayer mode sounds fascinating ...

The multiplayer mode sounds fascinating It 's like simultaneous single player most of the time with a fight at the end. Definitely a unique take

Comment In: [News - 01/22/2014 - 03:41]

Among Nintendo 's hardware, the ...

Among Nintendo 's hardware, the 3DS is competing against mobile, and while not as successful as hoped, it still does well. I don 't see why mobile would fix their problems. r n r nMaybe handheld only would be an option, but abondoning hardware altogether doesn 't seem a solution ...

Comment In: [News - 01/17/2014 - 04:05]

@Emmanuel: I agree. The Wii ...

@Emmanuel: I agree. The Wii U doesn 't even come with a remote r n r nAmong all the things they did wrong, they should 've added a remote to the deluxe SKU and push the asymmetric couch multi player component. MS and Sony are about online multiplayer, Nintendo is ...

Comment In: [Blog - 12/21/2013 - 01:42]

I disagree. On iOS, it ...

I disagree. On iOS, it is really nice, because the Home button does only that. On Xbox 360 though I the Home menu does lots of things, among them quit the game. r n r nPlus, if a player chooses to exit a game from inside a game, the game ...

Comment In: [News - 12/03/2013 - 06:37]

@Leszek: you are insulting people ...

@Leszek: you are insulting people you don 't know. I think posting comments such as yours should be beneath us, not creating F2P games.