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Sound Engineer and Video Technician at Harvey Mudd College

Lead Developer/Designer for Ghost Machine Games Studio

Name: James Sadler

Age: 31

Genre of Choice: RPG/Action RPG


Member Blogs

Posted by james sadler on Fri, 08 Aug 2014 02:28:00 EDT in Business/Marketing, Console/PC, Indie
Reflections on our Kickstarter campaign's first day live.

Posted by james sadler on Fri, 08 Feb 2013 02:20:00 EST in Business/Marketing, Indie
An article reacting, as much as I hate that idea, to Gabe's ideas about the future of Steam.

Posted by james sadler on Tue, 03 Apr 2012 05:11:00 EDT in
It has been almost a year since my old game development group, Of2Minds, dissolved and I thought it was a good time to reopen some wounds and look at what happened.

Posted by james sadler on Thu, 19 Jan 2012 07:34:00 EST in
Like many out there, here is my top ten game picks for 2011.

Posted by james sadler on Thu, 16 Jun 2011 03:59:00 EDT in
After years of dreaming of going to E3, my wife and I both were able to this year. This is my take on the show of shows in gaming.

Posted by james sadler on Fri, 20 May 2011 03:14:00 EDT in Design
A re-post from my gaming blog at A look at online versus localized play and why I think the industry is missing something huge.

james sadler's Comments

Comment In: [Blog - 09/03/2014 - 04:43]

I don 't think there ...

I don 't think there is as much doom and gloom as this article suggests. There aren 't teams of people waiting to file lawsuits for every infraction. Going after larger companies is one thing, they have money/backing. Indie 's don 't have that so there is no reason to. ...

Comment In: [Blog - 08/06/2014 - 03:28]

Thanks for this article. Our ...

Thanks for this article. Our team just launched our Kickstarter yesterday and aren 't really getting much traction. Hearing detailed information about your campaign helps and I think we can use some of it in our own. Thank you. r n r nFor anyone interested, here is a link to ...

Comment In: [News - 10/30/2013 - 06:12]

I am one of those ...

I am one of those 1.5m new users. I figured I 'd spend the money on the game 30 if memory serves and play through the free trial membership Seriously how can they call it free when you just paid for it FF11 annoyed me in this same way . ...

Comment In: [News - 09/18/2013 - 03:00]

I love it when people ...

I love it when people throw these kinds of things out there. Its basically a challenge statement for anyhow who is interesting in taking up the challenge to pursue. r n r nPersonally I think that complex things like death can be tackled in a game, but it will only ...

Comment In: [News - 09/17/2013 - 05:40]

Same here. Tried FF11 when ...

Same here. Tried FF11 when it first came out and played it for maybe a month before it completely turned me off and I never went back. Debated FF14 when it first came because I heard it was better but had more interesting things on my plate. Again I 've ...

Comment In: [Blog - 09/17/2013 - 01:48]

The hive mind wont go ...

The hive mind wont go away. People will always flock to like minded individuals and mob mentality. The joy of that though is that that a hive mind has a short memory. Sure people are whining now but in a week or two they 'll have forgotten their sentiments as ...