Looks like we've got another Game Dev Compo coming up!
Here's the link http://www.72HourGDC.com
Hope to see ya in the comp!
"Do you long for the days of PC adventure games like Monkey Island and King's Quest, where pointing and clicking were all the skills you needed to enter worlds filled with knee-slapping comedy and brain-scratching puzzles?
I sure as hell do. But these days, it's a risky proposition to make a point-and-click adventure, which is why
Ah yes, bring back more of the terrific humorous adventures of LucasArts glorious past. More of the Wired article.
As an avid amusement park enthusiast (Disneyland, Knott's Berry Farm, Magic Mountain and Universal Studios are all a short drive for me) I was somewhat suprised by the data collected at London's Dana Centre on the thrill ride experience...
"We've actually been getting some interesting data -- it appears the subjects' heart rates are highest in anticipation of riding. It drops during the actual ride."
Makes sense I suppose, but I know my heart jumps looking down the track on Goliath's first drop. How about you guys?
I've always enjoyed collecting quotes from different sources (TV, Movies, Books, etc) over the last decade or so and I finally got around to organizing them and putting them into a little system. Any PJ member can now add quotes to the system, rate quotes and post comments about a quote.
Development will continue so the system will have some value for you guys... you'll soon be able to save quotes, search quotes, browse by subject and order quotes by rating, date, most commented on, etc.
Important Note: No need to point out that quotes have nothing to do with pixel art you negative SOBs. It's just for "fun".
Los Angeles Times writer Patt Morrison joins the chorus of confused writers addressing the simple question: Why the hell has Mike Judge's Idiocracy been buried by Fox? See also...