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Posted by Gregg Tavares on Wed, 19 Jun 2013 12:41:00 EDT in Business/Marketing, Smartphone/Tablet
A summary of a GDC talk about one developer's experience on mobile with real data on iOS and Android.



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Comment In: [Blog - 01/14/2012 - 05:44]

Awesome article. r n r ...

Awesome article. r n r nThis is from the perspective of a programmer but one of the things I love most about the design of some of these games is designing something fun within serious limits. r n r nI can 't tell you how many designers I 've worked ...

Comment In: [Blog - 11/22/2012 - 09:17]

For folks you already work ...

For folks you already work with, try to find the programmers who actively read code, are able to grok it, and are able to leverage that understanding so your team doesn 't have to write code that has already been written r n r nThe way this is somewhat handled ...

Comment In: [News - 01/17/2012 - 05:19]

I find it extremely sad ...

I find it extremely sad that the GAME INDUSTRY in the form of the Entertainment Software Association ESA that literally represents nearly every major game publishers is pro-SOPA Shame on them. We expect the RIAA and MPAA to not getting it. But the video game industry is a tech based ...

Comment In: [Feature - 01/03/2012 - 04:55]

In most modern games, there ...

In most modern games, there would be fewer enemy types In most modern games there is 1 enemy type. That enemy is skinned with different graphics and its stats are adjusted faster, does more damage, has more hit points but otherwise it's the same enemy, the same AI, the same ...

Comment In: [Feature - 05/10/2010 - 05:55]

My experience, I moved to ...

My experience, I moved to Japan for 7 years at 33. There were pluses and minus. The pluses were all the things mentioned. Experiences of learning a foreign language, a foreign culture, the perspective you get of your own country from experiencing others. The game experiences as well, the difference ...

Comment In: [Feature - 07/09/2009 - 09:10]

The Platformer genre or play ...

The Platformer genre or play style classification has always seemed loose to me. Mario and Sonic few will argue about, they are both platformers. What about Gunstar Hereos, Turrican, Contra Are those shooters or platformers They feel like they play nothing like Mario and Sonic. Their main gameplay is shooting ...