E. Zachary Knight's Blog
I am an indepedent game developer with Divine Knight Gaming, founder and chief editor of Oklahoma Game Development and a web developer. In my game development, I work with HaxeFlixel to create cross platform games for Linux, Mac, Windows and Web platforms. I am currently working on a series of action adventure games with the first being Shattered Star: Prelude.
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E. Zachary Knight's Comments
[News - 11/19/2020 - 07:25]
Technically, format shifting media with ...
Technically, format shifting media with any form of DRM or copy protection is a violation of the DMCA. While the issue has been pretty moot for ripping CDs to MP3s, doing the same for DVDs, Bluray, or games is still legally grey, if not outright banned due to the DMCA. ...
[News - 09/21/2020 - 09:22]
One interesting aspect of Microsoft ...
One interesting aspect of Microsoft buying Bethesda is the price. It was bought for 7.5b. That is a lot of money, but only 3 times what MS paid for Mojang to get Minecraft. A single game. A full fledge publishing company is only worth 3 times that of a single ...
[News - 06/02/2020 - 03:49]
I can 't figure out ...
I can 't figure out which is worse. This comment or the fact that three people liked it. r n r nBlack people, among many other minorities, are often overlooked, and often actively screened out of, the hiring process. They are subject to discrimination in the work place. r n ...
[News - 04/22/2020 - 01:02]
[News - 04/02/2020 - 10:27]
To add to Kyle 's ...
To add to Kyle 's point, if I were to make a racing game, or a war game, or really any game in a realistic setting, should I just shoot for designs that are close to reality but not close enough to be sued over Is that even possible Or ...
[News - 02/27/2020 - 09:40]
The percentage of people who ...
The percentage of people who will do even part of that are very small. So small that any developer who stresses about any of that will likely drive them to a coronary.