Benjamin Quintero's Blog
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...
The game development industrial revolution has transitioned us from product laborers to middleware consumers. good or bad?
Do core teams make sense for small business?
Though some of these are arguably a multiple year affair, 2014 is the year that I felt affected by them the most.
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.
Credits are timestamped but code lives for years.
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.
Benjamin Quintero's Comments
[News - 11/06/2015 - 01:50]
Candy Crush: The Movie 2017. ...
Candy Crush: The Movie 2017. r n r nPlot: There is a Utopian Candyland.. cough I mean land of candy, that is discovered by a young boy. He tells his rich businessman dad who sees only opportunity to get richer. Kid see 's the reality of being an adult. They ...
[Blog - 11/05/2015 - 01:38]
Light baking is not unique ...
Light baking is not unique to Unity. If you are new to game development I 'd consider digging through almost any game dev book. Just about every how to make a game book out there has a chapter or two on lighting your world.
[News - 10/30/2015 - 05:46]
The price of video games ...
The price of video games is disproportionate to the effort it takes to make them. Video games, and software in general, seem unique in that they resist inflation rates. But rates do inflate, so you have to make it up somewhere. Inviting a glut of candidates improves opportunities for employers ...
[Blog - 09/25/2015 - 12:31]
@phil the irony is you ...
@phil the irony is you are running into a church and yelling at them that their god is a lie. The funny thing about passion is that it is blind. Being successful takes ridiculous optimism as Jim Henson put it. But all the optimism in the world doesnt mean it ...
[News - 08/06/2015 - 03:30]
Beginnings It never stopped. VR ...
Beginnings It never stopped. VR in cheesy 80s movies is still in the hearts and minds of consumer and the bulky headgear hasnt done much to change peoples perception of Wierd Science geeks with bras on their heads... For as much noise thats being made, its from a niche following ...
[News - 08/03/2015 - 07:47]