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Jeremy Alessi's Blog   Expert Blogs

 

Former indie developer, former serious games developer, currently software entrepreneur creating games, technology platforms, and events to make the world a better place through fun and cause.

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In episode 10, Jeremy talks about Steve Wozniak's influence on the indie game industry and why, of the two Steves, it is Wozniak that more people need to emulate in our local area to bring about the great change and prosperity the startup community seeks.


Posted by Jeremy Alessi on Thu, 31 Oct 2019 04:26:00 EDT in Business/Marketing, Design, Programming, Art, Console/PC, Indie
In episode 9, Jeremy discusses Untitiled Goose Game and a principle, that making games is like playing Apples-to-Apples with your "silly" friends. Jeremy also dives into Mode 7 again and discusses the significance of this line of code:


n PixelCast 7, Jeremy hangs out at Pixels = Pints + Bytes for the latest PixelFest Devs meetup and chats with two local indies about their studios.


Jeremy continues October with some more Halloween spirit by attempting to go bodyless and pass off green screen artifacts as monster makeup!


Jeremy shares some fond memories of Castlevania IV now that it's October and Halloween gaming is on. Jeremy also dives into the news and covers an issue that's been on his heart and mind lately; the increasing number of game developer obituaries.


In PixelCast 4, Jeremy covers The Legend of Zelda: Link's Awakening and dives into one possibility as to why it experiences frequent drops in framerate. Jeremy also reflects on the latest PixelFest developments, covers LOTS'O NEWS, and gets techy with it.



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Comment In: [Blog - 07/02/2019 - 10:55]

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Great article This along with your piece on the Game Gear has rendered me a fan. I did not know they were by the same author initially, I just had this vibe... I have read another article that reminds me of this. r n r nFantastic stuff I cannot wait ...

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No thanks Please leave the free market alone. We have so much latitude right now, policies like these will seriously hinder game industry innovation, which is what makes this industry especially this industry as a whole, viable and valuable.

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