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Somara Atkinson's Blog


Nothing special about me. Just your friendly neighborhood game designer. Love playing many kinds of games, and love designing them even more.


Currently a freelance game designer. Also, a link to my personal website.


Somara Atkinson's Comments

Comment In: [Blog - 12/29/2014 - 02:17]

Supports were far more convenient ...

Supports were far more convenient in Path of Radiance GCN and Radiant Dawn Wii because the units only had to be in the same mission together rather than adjacent to each other. However, Radiant Dawn 's supports were just generic we are becoming friends messages. That was probably one of ...

Comment In: [News - 12/16/2014 - 03:19]

Praying that this isn 't ...

Praying that this isn 't followed by news of layoffs.

Comment In: [Blog - 11/21/2014 - 02:24]

I feel like Gamestop is ...

I feel like Gamestop is taking Iwata 's words out of context. At the GDC talk, he was referring to the race to the bottom situation and lack of curation you see in mobile. Gamestop is just upset at digital sales and system bundles cutting into their profits.

Comment In: [News - 10/23/2014 - 01:04]

You hear about studios closing ...

You hear about studios closing all the time, but you rarely hear of them re-opening. Congrats to them.

Comment In: [Blog - 07/22/2014 - 04:41]

Assuming they use the same ...

Assuming they use the same pricing as Skylanders, these sound like good deals on collectible figures to me. From seeing up close shots of them, they look pretty good.

Comment In: [News - 07/17/2014 - 06:03]

Wait, I 'm confused. Are ...

Wait, I 'm confused. Are they just now hiring this guy for mocap when the game is supposed to launch October 28 When you factor in the time needed for retail distribution and all of technical certification stuff, wouldn 't it need to go gold sometime mid-to-end of September That ...