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Mike Higbee's Blog


I love playing and making games and have for the 30 years I've been on this planet.

Primarily work with C++, SDL and OpenGL

Also make music.

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Member Blogs

Posted by Mike Higbee on Wed, 14 Oct 2015 03:46:00 EDT in Audio, Design, Art, Console/PC
Taking a look at what made Streets of Rage so great.

How Social Media and its users can affect and effect your sales. A Historical tale on the gaming press and media.

Posted by Mike Higbee on Mon, 05 Jan 2015 01:17:00 EST in Design, Console/PC, Indie
A look at what I've enjoyed this year (alpha and other) from a gamer, and programmer/musician's perspective.

Posted by Mike Higbee on Sat, 13 Sep 2014 04:01:00 EDT in Business/Marketing, Console/PC, Serious, Indie, Social/Online
Trying to break down the criticism of what gaming media currently does and the various roles in it.

Mike Higbee's Comments

Comment In: [Blog - 02/16/2017 - 09:25]

I remember Greenlight having a ...

I remember Greenlight having a 100 application fee as well, don 't know if they kept or did away with that.

Comment In: [News - 02/17/2017 - 04:51]

Agree completely, but cost wise ...

Agree completely, but cost wise I understand where text is way easier than voice acting everything. r n r nOne of the examples I 'd give for that is Dwarf Fortress ' complete history generation and stories that exist through procedural generation or even all the random things that happen ...

Comment In: [News - 02/17/2017 - 03:59]

I 'm with you on ...

I 'm with you on the price bit for some as they tend to lack replay value and when it costs more than a movie etc...

Comment In: [News - 02/14/2017 - 11:38]

Well he still has Revelmode ...

Well he still has Revelmode which no longer has any ties to Maker, so he still owns his brand, got out of a contract with Disney and is free to pursue other ventures. r n r nI don 't see how this hurts him especially since its not like his ...

Comment In: [Blog - 02/07/2017 - 10:21]

@Tristan the engaged point seems ...

@Tristan the engaged point seems perfect, or rather engaged and engrossed. r n r nThere are definitely times in all mediums be it gaming or other you 're not having fun, but so invested in a situation engaged with a character or engrossed in the whole situation you become one ...

Comment In: [News - 02/07/2017 - 07:45]

Last I heard he was ...

Last I heard he was auctioning off the workstations on his ebay including the Turok source code one unmodified besides taking away root passwords.