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Jonathan Murphy's Blog


Been in the industry since 2002, making games since age 10. Busy working on Ithica, and some help with the Atom Engine. Real next gen graphics. Want 8k resolution, 2,000 fps real time? Polygons aren't the answer.


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Comment In: [News - 08/25/2014 - 02:04]

Good bye Gamefly. Digital distribution ...

Good bye Gamefly. Digital distribution is the future. Especially with rental and shipping prices going up. I can see why they abandoned digital. No one can compete with the providers that already exist. This is basically throwing in the towel.

Comment In: [News - 08/25/2014 - 02:34]

You consider what happened when ...

You consider what happened when they tried the Google bot method. It wasn 't pleasant. I think this may be a good match. Since an Amazon console won 't sell well, this is the next best step.

Comment In: [News - 08/12/2014 - 07:06]

I remember when people complained ...

I remember when people complained about Gone Home being a walking simulator. Well now I can point them to PT, a hallway simulator. It 's an interesting experiment, but I feel it sacrificed gameplay, story, and even graphical appeal for an ascetic that is far beyond the average person.

Comment In: [News - 07/31/2014 - 05:56]

We have real problems, like ...

We have real problems, like god awful infrastructure, fracking polluting our water supply in the USA. But noooooo They want to sue a game dev, because the game was horrible. r n r nWhen I was a kid and I bought a horrible game, I learned not to buy horrible ...

Comment In: [News - 08/01/2014 - 07:42]

I want to create, Puke ...

I want to create, Puke Simulator 5000. You may call me crazy. But you underestimate human curiosity. I 'm going to need a tester, and a written contract that prevents people from suing me.

Comment In: [Feature - 07/31/2014 - 02:00]

It 's just another social ...

It 's just another social craze. Remember the waves of 2-5 million players who jumped from one MMO to the next How about the massive fitness craze of the Wii, then motion controls finally dying with the Kinect. Facebook was a big deal. One day it 'll join Myspace, Aim ...