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Comment In: [News - 10/22/2013 - 11:12]

As others have said, managing ...

As others have said, managing where the profits go... I once worked at a company that closed its doors, but kept the 4 upper management on staff so that they could rake in all the profit of the game we 'd recently finished... good times.

Comment In: [Blog - 09/17/2013 - 01:48]

I have to agree with ...

I have to agree with the others here that the Super Bowl analogy is off by a fair mark. The Super Bowl is a championship game. It 's the ultimate goal of the entire season of American football. There is no equivalence in game releases because they are not a ...

Comment In: [Feature - 06/24/2013 - 01:00]

Yeah, that 's a very ...

Yeah, that 's a very common technique. On a DS title I worked on, we reserved a rather sizable chunk of memory on the side as a just in case buffer. Whenever a level designer needed a bit more memory for levels, an artist a bit more for textures, or ...

Comment In: [News - 05/07/2013 - 01:03]

The psychology of the game ...

The psychology of the game wrapped its tendrils around my fragile mind and would not let go until I had experienced everything on offer... I had to resort to cheating just so I could move on in a timely manner... Let go of me, you beast Absolutely brilliant, charming, and ...

Comment In: [News - 04/23/2010 - 10:42]

@Tim: Finding a good team ...

@Tim: Finding a good team to work with is incredibly important. A team that works well together will generally produce better product. Also, the longer you work with someone, the more you can anticipate how each other work and think. It's easier to pair up and divvy up tasks without ...

Comment In: [News - 11/20/2009 - 05:55]

A reincarnation -esque style of ...

A reincarnation -esque style of death has been done before. Check out Omicron: The Nomad Soul. The basis of the game is that you play the character of, well, you, but inhabiting the body of people in this alternate universe. If your host body dies, then the next person to ...