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Benjamin Quintero's Blog   Expert Blogs


Serious Games and some Independent stuff whenever I'm feeling inspired.  Engineer who does a lot of software systems design for military procedural training simulations, VR, haptic devices, networking, graphics, AI, tools, and all that jazz and more.  I drink tea, not coffee.  Now you know everything...


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Posted by Benjamin Quintero on Wed, 01 Apr 2015 03:04:00 EDT in Programming, Console/PC, Social/Online, Smartphone/Tablet
Do core teams make sense for small business?

Posted by Benjamin Quintero on Fri, 19 Dec 2014 01:27:00 EST in Business/Marketing, Design, Production, Console/PC, Indie
Though some of these are arguably a multiple year affair, 2014 is the year that I felt affected by them the most.

Posted by Benjamin Quintero on Wed, 10 Dec 2014 02:03:00 EST in Programming
The question of what to do when the job titles run out is one that I'd imagine we all have to ask ourselves one day... I didn't think it would come so quickly.

Posted by Benjamin Quintero on Wed, 03 Sep 2014 02:29:00 EDT in Programming, Console/PC
Credits are timestamped but code lives for years.

Posted by Benjamin Quintero on Tue, 02 Sep 2014 01:17:00 EDT in
A winded post about why the media's behavior these past weeks have been upsetting, and why it's their responsibility to be the voice of gentle reason above all else.

Posted by Benjamin Quintero on Tue, 26 Aug 2014 05:26:00 EDT in Business/Marketing, Console/PC, Smartphone/Tablet
Can I just buy my games please?

Benjamin Quintero's Comments

Comment In: [Blog - 04/17/2015 - 08:28]

Carmack said it best when ...

Carmack said it best when he described some of the best experiences as being, not games . VR video experiences and VR vacation photos is where it 's all going. Video games will be like they are now for smart phones, a side thing that happens because all of the ...

Comment In: [Blog - 02/09/2015 - 02:28]

Been here before. Left and ...

Been here before. Left and never turned back. Every time I 've tried to go back to mainstream it 's either, you want how much ...yeah we are prepared to offer half that.. or I see you have 30 different engines, apis, tools, and languages under your belt. It 's ...

Comment In: [News - 08/31/2012 - 03:48]

nothing wrong with roto. many ...

nothing wrong with roto. many anime use it to quickly generate perspective of large scenes and generally high action shots. they 'll then draw over the graybox renders.

Comment In: [News - 01/14/2015 - 10:18]

...but ...but I JUST bought ...

...but ...but I JUST bought my XL for Christmas It still has that new car smell and it 's already dated. Xenoblade X for me I guess... I should have known.

Comment In: [Blog - 12/19/2014 - 01:27]

Yeah there absolutely was back ...

Yeah there absolutely was back then. I also was around during the Weapon Factory mods and the Counter Strike mods and Defense of the Ancients mods and so on. Even tossed in a couple lines in some of the Enemy Territory mods that spawned at the time. r n r ...

Comment In: [Blog - 12/19/2014 - 01:27]

Thanks for the comment Dave, ...

Thanks for the comment Dave, but r n r n 1 is not too many engines, it 's too many people using them creating a saturation like a sponge that can 't hold anymore water. And the platform holders don 't care where the water comes from as long as ...