Gamasutra - Blogs /blogs/ Randy OConnor's Blogs Mon, 27 Apr 2015 06:16:56 EDT en-us scarless@think-services.com (Simon Carless) Lasting Connections - by Randy OConnor http://www.gamasutra.com/blogs/RandyOConnor/20150423/241740/Lasting_Connections.php Design,Art What lasts? Will our games last? Do the connections we make in life last? What do we seek in our creative pursuits? http://www.gamasutra.com/blogs/RandyOConnor/20150423/241740/Lasting_Connections.php Thu, 23 Apr 2015 06:17:00 EDT You don't always have to commit. - by Randy OConnor http://www.gamasutra.com/blogs/RandyOConnor/20150302/237703/You_dont_always_have_to_commit.php Design,Indie Musing on shades of grey, Randy talks about the importance of "maybe". http://www.gamasutra.com/blogs/RandyOConnor/20150302/237703/You_dont_always_have_to_commit.php Mon, 02 Mar 2015 05:26:00 EST On Desert Golfing and naming my company - by Randy OConnor http://www.gamasutra.com/blogs/RandyOConnor/20140901/224613/On_Desert_Golfing_and_naming_my_company.php Design,Indie Randy enjoys an evocatively open-ended golf game while struggling with whether he should place his games under a moniker. http://www.gamasutra.com/blogs/RandyOConnor/20140901/224613/On_Desert_Golfing_and_naming_my_company.php Mon, 01 Sep 2014 09:57:00 EDT Why I Worked on a Puzzle-Platformer - by Randy OConnor http://www.gamasutra.com/blogs/RandyOConnor/20140501/216821/Why_I_Worked_on_a_PuzzlePlatformer.php Audio,Design,Console/PC,Indie Randy muses on the systems that underlie Escape Goat 2. http://www.gamasutra.com/blogs/RandyOConnor/20140501/216821/Why_I_Worked_on_a_PuzzlePlatformer.php Thu, 01 May 2014 06:40:00 EDT Fracking: The Minigame - by Randy OConnor http://www.gamasutra.com/blogs/RandyOConnor/20140129/209612/Fracking_The_Minigame.php Design,Serious,Indie,Smartphone/Tablet What happens when Randy designs a game about something he detests. http://www.gamasutra.com/blogs/RandyOConnor/20140129/209612/Fracking_The_Minigame.php Wed, 29 Jan 2014 07:26:00 EST Volunteering Is Good For Your Soul - by Randy OConnor http://www.gamasutra.com/blogs/RandyOConnor/20140102/207953/Volunteering_Is_Good_For_Your_Soul.php Indie Indies in particular (with all our unscheduled time) should consider volunteering. http://www.gamasutra.com/blogs/RandyOConnor/20140102/207953/Volunteering_Is_Good_For_Your_Soul.php Thu, 02 Jan 2014 02:43:00 EST