Jay Bedeau's Blog
Hi I'm Jay, founder of RIE STUDIOS ; a socially inclined game development studio in the heart of London. I've grown up with games, making them since age 11.
I'd like to invite discussion on a whole array of topics to do with this great artform!
An open letter to Anita Sarkeesian
In an industry that has seen several radical changes to its business models, leaders, revenues and markets; has the industry sold its soul? Discuss.
Is the Bohemian ethic of selfless devotion to art driving the indie movement? Are we amidst a new era of expression? Or will the indie movement fall victim to uninspired cash-spinners?
This is the full and personal story how we became an indie developer. Indie developers are emerging every day in a rainbow of ideas and talent. Maybe some share our story.
Why should anyone be a game designer?
Games haven’t always had a good rep in the press. So you may have found yourself asking, why be a game designer. You already love the artform - so what other reasons are there?
Here are three reasons. Do you agr
Jay Bedeau's Comments
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Very much disagree about the ...
Very much disagree about the content of video games doing that there is more than a little political agenda contained within the top-selling shooters of today.
[Blog - 11/15/2012 - 03:47]
You 're not a dreamer, ...
You 're not a dreamer, you 're the future. That is the philosophy Lana and Andy Wachowski took when creating The Matrix - a film that has earned more than 1bn. The success the film has achieved is amazing and it has completely redefined the sci-fi action genre.
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Totally agree with you about ...
Totally agree with you about the ideas for the industry going forward Michael. I must say that we do have lots of ideas where games are headed albeit what will dominate - as you said - we don 't know. r n r n Why could anyone want to make ...
[News - 11/03/2011 - 05:21]