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Posted by Ferdinand Joseph Fernandez on Tue, 05 Nov 2013 03:21:00 EST in Design
Savescumming is saving before a dice roll & reloading until you get good results. This is a thorny issue. Stifle the player's power to save, and it becomes a detriment to the experience. But what else can you do? Here's one idea by positive reinforcement.


Posted by Ferdinand Joseph Fernandez on Sun, 11 Aug 2013 05:11:00 EDT in Design
What do Magic: The Gathering and Diablo 3 have in common? A year ago I predicted about RPG game development moving away from traditional level-up systems. Now it looks like the plot grows thicker.. Here I discuss the growing trend of "equipped skills".


Posted by Ferdinand Joseph Fernandez on Fri, 02 Aug 2013 01:24:00 EDT in Programming
So how do you manage something as complex as a real-time strategy game? Especially if youíre a single programmer doing the whole thing with just 7 days? I did mine with standard software engineering principles.


Posted by Ferdinand Joseph Fernandez on Sat, 08 Dec 2012 01:22:00 EST in
If you're disappointed about the lack of video games that cater to you, why don't you start making games yourselves that you will enjoy? That's what we're doing.


Posted by Ferdinand Joseph Fernandez on Mon, 15 Oct 2012 09:03:00 EDT in
Final part of this 3-part post where I recount my experiences with the recent Unity Game Jam Manila held last Oct 11, 2012.


Posted by Ferdinand Joseph Fernandez on Sun, 14 Oct 2012 09:01:00 EDT in
Part 2 of this 3-part post where I recount my experiences with the recent Unity Game Jam Manila held last Oct 11, 2012.



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