Matthew Bentley's Blog
Born in New Zealand, die in the arms of a tree, write music, play games. Make the world a better place.
An alternative/complementary perspective on the dividing lines that've been drawn on the whole ID vs Mick Gordon "thing".
Why you shouldn't care what other people think, unless you actually should in which case totally do that. I didn't though.
I attempt to delineate what's the core issue at stake.
A rundown of why game audio is 3 decades behind film and how to improve it.
Part 10 in a 10-part series about atmosphere in games - what it is, how to improve it, and how it breaks down into the various aspects of a game.
Part 9 in a 10-part series about atmosphere in games - what it is, how to improve it, and how it breaks down into the various aspects of a game.
Matthew Bentley's Comments
[News - 01/11/2021 - 05:35]
[Blog - 01/05/2021 - 11:00]
Absolutely bizarre that in this ...
Absolutely bizarre that in this day and age, companies including microsoft aren 't doing diff-based patches rather than full-scale file replacements. I understand this is to mitigate the problems experienced by going from one version to a much later one and avoiding in-between patches, but currently that system isn 't ...
[News - 11/24/2020 - 12:19]
Yeah. But. It was shit ...
Yeah. But. It was shit though.The websites took ages to download for something that was usually just an expensive brochure for a brand when all you wanted was a fucking phone number. Dial-up internet was still the most common form of internet globally when flash was at it 's peak. ...
[News - 11/13/2020 - 08:17]
I read through the kotaku ...
I read through the kotaku article, and the twitch girl 's posted DM images, and it looks like the studio shut down because multiple people accused Zaimont of 'sexual harassment ' which actually looked like really, really bad flirting from someone who didn 't know how to flirt, towards people ...
[Blog - 07/27/2020 - 02:54]
I don 't play games ...
I don 't play games anymore, but when I did, I found that the more games you have in your pile of shame, the less you 're likely to play any of them. r nA factor similar to walking into a video store remember those and forgetting what you wanted ...
[News - 07/23/2020 - 10:21]