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I'm an artist and UI designer at Red Rocket Games, an independent game studio based out of Shanghai, China. Check out our latest game, an action-packed tower defense available for free on iOS: OMG: TD!

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Posted by Kristen C Stewart on Wed, 05 Feb 2014 06:13:00 EST in Business/Marketing, Design, Production, Art, Indie, Smartphone/Tablet
What does it take to develop an iOS tower defense that's as popular in China as in Western markets? Lead designer Soo Jin Kai and artist Kristen C. Stewart lay out the successes and challenges of OMG: TD!'s production.

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Open call. More specifically: Anyone ...

Open call. More specifically: Anyone who is involved in the video game industry in a professional or academic capacity may take part in this survey, including professors, students, contractors, indies, and so forth. page dss2014

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Congrats on shipping r n ...

Congrats on shipping r n r nIt sounds like you 're already on the path to overcoming impostor syndrome, just by recognizing that external validation isn 't the be-all and end-all. There was a question on Quora recently asking female engineers how they had overcome impostor syndrome, and one of ...

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Steam already limits your friend ...

Steam already limits your friend list in different ways, e.g. limited users can 't pro-actively add ANY friends - article.php ref 3330-IAGK-7663. I 've heard that the current friends list limit for regular users is 250 50 if you link your FB account , but I 've never hit ...

Comment In: [News - 02/22/2013 - 06:14]

Major consoles have been banned ...

Major consoles have been banned in China since 2000. They 're openly sold on the gray market i.e. you can get an xbox360 quite easily off of or at your local game store , but they 're sold hacked and can 't be used online. The upside, of course, ...

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Sometimes I hear Binary Domain used as an example of mid-tier as well, based on its budget, but it sells for 40. So yea, definitely an amorphous category.

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Jakub Majewski: Yes, Leigh clearly is aware of the male-centred insults as well... and yet she still manages to call the campaign 'sexist '. r n r nYes, because male-focused insults are sexist. The target identifiable by... attributes changed according to the sex of your intended target, and using his ...