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Can you Make a Video Game With No Experience? – Pt. 3 Creating a Playable Character

Originally posted on Quiet Stories:
 “This week we start learning how to program, with a focus on creating our very first playable character.” The Experiment Do you love games? Of course. You live and breathe games, you play them, you…

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Can you Make a Video Game with No Experience? – Pt. 2 Save time, by taking your time

Originally posted on Quiet Stories:
This week we are doing our research and working out the best ways to be efficient with our time during this process. The Experiment Do you love games? Of course. You live and breathe games,…

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Can you Make a Video Game With no Experience? – Pt. 1 Coming up With an Idea

Originally posted on Quiet Stories:
This is an experiment to see if someone with no idea how to make a video game… can make one on their own. This week we break down the goals of this series, explore what…

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D&D Dad: Resources for learning D&D fast!

Originally posted on Michael Jasper:
Thanks to the Internet, you have access to over four decades of information related to Dungeons & Dragons. There’s a lot of stuff out there, and it’s hard to know just where to start your…

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How the PlayStation 2 killed console gaming for me

Originally posted on Bio Break:
While computer gaming was really important to me in the 80s and 90s, I held an equal fascination for console games. They simply worked, for starters, and that wasn’t always something you could take for…

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The Ultimate Video Game (a QotM answer)

Originally posted on Later Levels:
September’s Question of the Month is brought to you by Ian from Adventure Rules: Nintendo fan, Blogger Blitz host and an awesome writer who brings the community together. To find out more about him and…

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Dealing with MMO feature bloat, pruning, and obsolescence

Originally posted on Bio Break:
Today I’m going to combine a few rants/whines about MMO systems and look at it as a combined, rather than separate, issue. There are two situations that particularly bother me about developing live MMORPGs, and…

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All the news! #mmorpg

Originally posted on GamingSF:
It’s been a rarity in recent years for there to be that much MMORPG news to comment on in the blogosphere, new MMO launches have been few and far between compared with the heady days when…

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Nintendo’s Sophomore Slump

Earlier this year I wrote a story about the first 12 months of the Nintendo Switch. I rejoiced about the brilliance of the console’s design and a lineup of games that was better than anything I could have ever hoped…

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D&D Dad: We’re going on an adventure!

Originally posted on Michael Jasper:
When I was in sixth grade way back in 1980, when I was almost ten years old, I really got into Dungeons & Dragons. An ad for the “purple box” version of D&D, which came…

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