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Mike Higbee's Blog


I love playing and making games and have for the 30 years I've been on this planet.

Primarily work with C++, SDL and OpenGL

Also make music.

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Member Blogs

Posted by Mike Higbee on Wed, 14 Oct 2015 03:46:00 EDT in Audio, Design, Art, Console/PC
Taking a look at what made Streets of Rage so great.

How Social Media and its users can affect and effect your sales. A Historical tale on the gaming press and media.

Posted by Mike Higbee on Mon, 05 Jan 2015 01:17:00 EST in Design, Console/PC, Indie
A look at what I've enjoyed this year (alpha and other) from a gamer, and programmer/musician's perspective.

Posted by Mike Higbee on Sat, 13 Sep 2014 04:01:00 EDT in Business/Marketing, Console/PC, Serious, Indie, Social/Online
Trying to break down the criticism of what gaming media currently does and the various roles in it.

Mike Higbee's Comments

Comment In: [News - 03/19/2020 - 04:30]

There 's not many businesses ...

There 's not many businesses or companies I actively wish to shutdown or go bankrupt, but I won 't shed any tears when these guys finally tank.

Comment In: [News - 03/15/2020 - 02:32]

Curses looks like the Tarn ...

Curses looks like the Tarn Adams talk isn 't going to be done/rescheduled this way and was looking especially forward to that one.

Comment In: [News - 12/20/2019 - 04:40]

I 'm guessing they 're ...

I 'm guessing they 're both hedging on the success of the Netflix series for something new.

Comment In: [News - 10/25/2019 - 02:31]

If there 's anyone I ...

If there 's anyone I have confidence in it 's Koster with his track record and writings on the subject. I feel like he often doesn 't gets enough credit for the successful design in UO that often seems to get and taken credit for by the other people on ...

Comment In: [News - 10/21/2019 - 06:01]

Yep this is where the ...

Yep this is where the whole peer review and being able to duplicate results part of the scientific method comes into play.

Comment In: [News - 10/18/2019 - 04:31]

Blizzard is the current low ...

Blizzard is the current low hanging fruit that are easy targets to drum up their bases with this action and score some brownie points without hurting their bottom line or needing to put forth any legislation. Bases that have people who still think of video games cause mass shooting and ...