Archive for September, 2010

The Game Layer

September 30th, 2010 Comments off

Go watch this awesome TED talk video by Seth Priebatsch about the next layer of the internet: The Game Layer. Found this video on Triptych (An awesome game development blog).

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Tutorials on

September 29th, 2010 Comments off

Building Browser Games has a bunch of tutorials to help get you started on a browser based game. Code examples are in perl, php, and rails.

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Game Developers on StackExchange

September 12th, 2010 Comments off

Need a game development question answered? Look no further than

Game Developers is a collaboratively edited question and answer site for people who love to develop games. It’s 100% free, no registration required.

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Guild Wars 2 Dynamic Events Panel

September 10th, 2010 Comments off

Rubi Bayer of, got to help design a dynamic event at PAX during Guild Wars 2 Dynamic Events Panel. Here is her write up about it. Video of panel is available on YouTube.

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Original Zelda Design Docs

September 9th, 2010 Comments off

Zelda was born on a piece of paper on February 1, 1985, as Miyamoto and his colleagues scribbled together a rudimentary dungeon map.

Very cool to see how the Legend of Zelda began. Nintendo unearths original Zelda design docs

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September 8th, 2010 Comments off is an amazing collection of free to use graphics for game developers. There is a huge variety of styles and quality, and the collection is continuously growing. Great stuff for place holder images or the final product.

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Press Start

September 8th, 2010 Comments off

Ever since I was a kid, I have had a desire to create video games. I have started and abandoned lots of different game projects. I intend on using this space to post about my projects and research in game development.

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