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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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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: [News - 01/19/2017 - 03:10]

I 'm curious how they ...

I 'm curious how they can burn 2m a year for a crowdfunding platform and marketing agency that has yet to pay out any dividends to investors as none of the titles have released. r nShouldn 't they have a low overhead unless you 're talking salary of their 6 ...

Comment In: [News - 01/17/2017 - 01:27]

Not to mention the price ...

Not to mention the price on peripherals as well, even with first party titles for couch coop the cost on controllers and docking station etc is more than the competition.

Comment In: [News - 01/04/2017 - 03:45]

Hatred having an AO rating ...

Hatred having an AO rating always baffled me especially after playing it, but then again it also fed into the free advertising it got from the gaming press due to controversy. r nCurious on how explicit the content is in this game vs say some VNs with hentai scenes, or ...

Comment In: [Blog - 12/08/2016 - 09:53]

Blast processing had to be ...

Blast processing had to be one of the best things to come from the console wars.

Comment In: [News - 10/25/2016 - 04:40]

You mean they don 't ...

You mean they don 't have to be sent special care packages or flown to special press events Let 's face it most gaming journalism comes down to reposts of content from reddit and PR/marketing emails or announcements. I also doubt a wide variety of them hold actual journalism degrees. ...

Comment In: [News - 10/21/2016 - 09:21]

It 's odd they 're ...

It 's odd they 're calling on non-union members when I 'm pretty sure one of the clauses they want is essentially VA talent has to be SAG-AFTRA thus a non-compete clause for any non-union VA talent these studios would want to hire.