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I'm a Lead Technical Artist at CCP, unabashedly passionate about constantly evolving tools and pipeline, from iterative improvements to paradigm changes. I have a blog at www.robg3d.com, and run www.tech-artists.org

 

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Posted by Rob Galanakis on Wed, 19 Feb 2014 05:45:00 EST in Programming, Production
I discuss some of the unique challenges facing Agile game development.



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Comment In: [Blog - 02/19/2014 - 05:45]

I 'm not sure what ...

I 'm not sure what there is to call BS on. As I said: r n r n I 've spent the last few weeks trying to write a blog post about why Agile software development is inherently more difficult for games than other software... I couldn 't find one. ...

Comment In: [News - 12/15/2011 - 03:31]

Agreed. However I've found that ...

Agreed. However I've found that people that have never done TDD have a very, very difficult time writing effective tests. It is certainly possible in theory but in my experience almost impossible to do in practice either take never-tested code and write tests, or have people that have never done ...

Comment In: [News - 08/17/2011 - 08:25]

Raymond, I so totally disagree. ...

Raymond, I so totally disagree. The .NET libraries are some of the best API's I've seen, especially the newer ones. I don't think I've ever run into a legitimate bug with them, either. And why would you call it excessively large Using a large library by people you don't know ...

Comment In: [News - 07/29/2011 - 04:18]

Hi Don, I absolutely agree ...

Hi Don, I absolutely agree that there are many areas of content development and just Art isn't enough. Whoever this person is, he must understand all those different content areas, absolutely. I can say, though, that having some, any, content experience helps here. I was in a meeting with a ...

Comment In: [News - 07/20/2011 - 03:45]

Michael- Yes this is about ...

Michael- Yes this is about 'sex between data.' And I don't know why you think nobody can make a compelling case for switching to the cloud- maybe you're just not listening, or willing to be convinced Here's what I see regarding the cloud- more products every month for running rich ...