Tegra K1 – What’s it worth?

I hardly consider myself any sort of authority on anything. I’m just another dude with an opinion who makes games and teaches people to make games. Thats why I generally avoid commenting outside of my area of expertise – generally I stick to talking about events I’ve been to, teaching things, some game design related stuff. Things I’ve done, screwed …

New Years Resolution

Every time I seem to make a pledge to blog more it never seems to actually work – at my current rate I write 3, maybe 4 blog posts a year which is definitely not enough. I say it every year, but this year will be different. This time, I think I mean it. In the past year I’ve gone …

PAX Australia 2013 Reflection

For those of you who weren’t aware, PAX came to Australia in 2013. Specifically to Melbourne. It was the first time such an event had been held in Australia. While we have events like EB Expo, it’s not the same scope or reputation as PAX. For the local industry, it was a fairly big deal that PAX was coming to …

Steam Greenlight

Steam Greenlight has been live for slighty over two weeks. In this time it has seen the submission of hundreds of games, a change from a free submission to a $100 paid submission, much public scrutiny about the discoverability of titles on Greenlight and discussion about whether its simply a popularity contest Despite this, people are already jumping to conclusions …

The challenges of teaching

I only started my teaching career at the start of this year, fresh out of university, as a bit of extra income while trying to get Pub Games off the ground. Depsite the intention of it being stop-gap work, I’ve quite enjoyed the challenges that I’ve faced, and its been extremely rewarding to see some of the work thats come …

NightFall – 5 years on

The Last Line We’ve only been here a short time. Even though we have no comfortable beds, no clean water and very little food, it feels strangely like home. To all of us. But they think we should move – a factory is too much of an obvious hiding place. The Combine have sought us out time and time again, …