Started a new project today. Thinking about making small, low effort (one week of relaxed dev time per idea) games in 2018. Testing out if I can get one done this week, will be interesting. The aim is to get a better handle on scope and just generally start doing shit.
You all need to get on Flattr. All of my current subscription is going to a singular video by TotalBiscuit, because out of the hundreds of pieces of media I've experienced over a month, he's the only one who has Flattr.
Jeez, just take my money already
Oh, and happy santa claus day everyone!
Got new headphones (Audio-Technica ATH-M50x) and they're pretty good. Fit very tightly on my ears, which feels a bit weird. Quality-wise they sound pretty amazing, just need to get used to the pressure.
It is the eve of the eve of the mas of the christ, and I just want to sleep.
“Why isn’t the new year on winter solstice?”
The answer, honestly, is that the Romans had no fucking idea how to run a calendar.
Oh heck I forgot to post anything for a while
*extremely i don't make games voice* if i made a game i'd make the voice actors do motion capture and record the dialogue on the motion capture stage with a boom
How to make a PC game that won't immediately be ruined by cheaters: Show more
Easy answer: You don't. You'll just have to deal with the fact that individual game clients can say, do, and display whatever the heck they want, and program your networking accordingly to do a reality check on literally anything and keep strict control over "secret" information like players in other rooms across the map.
Hard answer: Make the game only run from an encrypted install on boot disk, as its own OS?? Not even then..
There is only one time a year I get to enjoy this beautiful disaster that's my only favorite Christmas song so here we go https://staff.tumblr.com/post/135408432752/red3blog-formeldeharv-i-put-all-i-want-for
Merry Afflux to everyone
Yeah sex is cool but have you ever tried a functional programming language?
Got a Kindle as a birthday present. Have to say, the E Ink screen is pretty 🆗.