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Daniel Backteman's Blog

 

I am not a professional, but I am still fiercely passionate about games, gaming and the medium. I'm not a 100% sure that I'm supposed to be here without having released or significally worked on games, but I will stay until I'm thrown out Jazz-style.

I rarely make sensational statements for the sake of it, but it happens. Pretty much nothing I say is scientific, so take it all with a pinch of salt. If anything, you can always count on me to be honest - something I usually try to incorporate in my posts, often to the detriment of simple readability (hence the seldomly sensational comments I write to mentally compensate, for shits and giggles).

Gaming is something I'm just waiting to be fed up with, like with songs or some foods; but it never happens. Even though I might tire of playing the games, I never tire of gaming as a whole. 
The future of the medium is strong and promising, and I will take a stance if I believe someone is carrying it towards a wrong, dark direction.

 

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Daniel Backteman's Comments

Comment In: [News - 02/21/2014 - 11:30]

Azure Dreams. r nIt was ...

Azure Dreams. r nIt was a magnificent game, really. Glad to see something in the same vein being developed upon.

Comment In: [News - 02/21/2014 - 04:03]

Really didn 't think there ...

Really didn 't think there 'd be anything left to contribute at this topic. r n r nDigressing from Adam Orth 's situation, I don 't believe internet toxicity will change unless there are repercussions for one 's actions, and an understanding that speaking on an public forum is, indeed, ...

Comment In: [Blog - 02/10/2014 - 07:34]

@Bob r n r nUnderstand ...

@Bob r n r nUnderstand your sentiment and loosely agree with your view, but no need to express it in such a vitriolic way. r n r nGames have mutated and its audience has been broadened. A lack of deeper knowledge and commitment to games doesn 't equal low intelligence, ...

Comment In: [News - 02/10/2014 - 04:57]

Sorry I have to add ...

Sorry I have to add this as well. r n r nhttp://www.ebay.com/itm/Apple-iPhone-5-16GB-White-Sprint-Smartphone-With-Flappy-Bird-Installed-/271397942408 pt Cell Phones hash item3f3093f488 ht 63wt 1153 r n r nAn iPhone with Flappy Bird installed, currently at a bid of 90,350. The average going price for a used telephone with Flappy Bird on it seems to ...

Comment In: [News - 02/05/2014 - 06:30]

Extra Credits coincidently just released ...

Extra Credits coincidently just released a video addressing this creative philosophy: Fail Faster . r n r nIteration is the way to go, failing paves the way. Trying to design/create something perfect from the get-go, and not accepting anything other than perfection, is shooting yourself in the foot.

Comment In: [News - 02/03/2014 - 08:10]

Woah, you 're not implying ...

Woah, you 're not implying Sneaky.