E Zachary Knight's Blog
I am an indepedent game developer with Divine Knight Gaming, founder and chief editor of Oklahoma Game Development and a web developer. In my game development, I work with HaxeFlixel to create cross platform games for Linux, Mac, Windows and Web platforms. My current primary project is called Demon's Hex, a cross platform collectible card game.
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In which I publicly state my opposition to bullying and harassment in the games industry.
This is why these guys are my game dev heroes.
Despite our bafflement, Let's Play videos are an extremely controversial issue. Here is our perspective.
The lack of a public domain option for games means a loss of culture for all of gaming.
Most of the games I played this year were on the Ouya. So here are my favorites.
Is there any value in forcing game reviewer to play games they hate all the way through before letting them write their reviews?
E Zachary Knight's Comments
[News - 01/23/2015 - 07:10]
I think it all depends ...
I think it all depends on what games the person is interested in making, but there are a lot of great choices, particularly from the early years of gaming. r n r nZelda 1 had a lot of great level design and was one of the earliest open world designs. ...
[News - 01/13/2015 - 03:20]
He also does television and ...
He also does television and movies, I think. To work in those industries, you have to be a member of a union. There is no way to get around that.
[News - 01/06/2015 - 08:15]
I think it is a ...
I think it is a persistence game at this point. The mobile world fell rather quickly into a race to the bottom and that set expectations in the minds of consumers. Those expectations will not be changed over night. It will take far longer to climb out of the pit ...
[Blog - 12/22/2014 - 11:56]
I agree with the above. ...
I agree with the above. In a single player game with multiple classes, the game should be playable and completable with all classes. I don 't mind the idea of using the classes as the difficulty selection though. That is actually a clever way of handling it. r n r ...
[Blog - 12/19/2014 - 01:27]
Yeah, I had to turn ...
Yeah, I had to turn down a good job offer because of such a non-compete/company ownership clause. I just couldn 't justify such a contract when it meant abandoning my indie-goals.
[News - 12/08/2014 - 10:23]
So because something is legal, ...
So because something is legal, that means it is morally and ethically right r n r nIt is legal to block 100 years of medical research behind paywalls of thousands and thousands of dollars per document, so I guess that is right r n r nIt is legal for cops ...