Stephen McCallum's Blog
I am a writer and game designer currently working with the Glasgow game studio Late Panda. I focus on game changing mechanics and specialise in wordbuilding.
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A reflective analysis of a talk made by Brian Baglow during Game Think 2.0 about how not to run a game studio.
A short discussion on Game Jams and their benefits to small teams or individuals.
A retroactive look on the Playbook for Developers app developed by Google Play. Talking about the features of the app and how it can benefit other developers.
Today I talk about forming a game studio and how it can be much easier than you may think it is.
A short reflection on over hype in the games industry using WATCH_DOGS and No Man's Sky as examples.
A blog about the freemium game model and how it damages the game industry. Discusses some of the negatives of the model and what they do to the player and the industry itself.
Stephen McCallum's Comments
[Blog - 04/02/2014 - 06:40]
I 'm very glad you ...
I 'm very glad you linked me this article, it was a fascinating read r n r nSome of the features you write about seem like the impossible but people in our industry have achieved the impossible over and over again so I only hope you are another one of ...
[Blog - 08/18/2016 - 04:25]
Love the debate, but the ...
Love the debate, but the point of the article was not to dismiss the freemium model it its entirety only to bring attention to the negatives that it is becoming. r n r nI see other companies doing better with the freemium model and of course they should be praised. ...