PAX South 2017 Post Mortem

PAX South 2017 Post Mortem

Overview Incredible. Amazing. Those were my thoughts as I left PAX South 2017 the last time. From the incredible gamers of all ages with the enthusiasm of teenagers to the amazing friendships I made with fellow developers at the PAX Rising booth, PAX South 2017 was an...
From Writer to Game Designer

From Writer to Game Designer

I had always had an interest in games. Like so many in my generation, I grew up with the the classic NES playing Mario, Tetris and Ninja Gaiden. I loved these games, but it never actually crossed my mind that I could one day be making games. There was always an...
Mastering Multitasking at Work or Home

Mastering Multitasking at Work or Home

  Multitasking is the ability to do multiple activities at the same time. You may be working on a report, checking your phone and talking with a coworker at the same time. In your work and personal life, it’s not uncommon to have simultaneous projects. But how...
Game Development Resolutions

Game Development Resolutions

  There’s nothing quite like a new year to really turn over a new leaf. There’s a lot we weren’t so great about in 2016, but 2017 is the year to take a step forward and make some changes. While you don’t need to wait a full year to up your...
How to Stay Motivated When You’re Burnt Out

How to Stay Motivated When You’re Burnt Out

Burn out is a real thing. Especially for indie game developers. I see a lot of people on the developer groups wondering what the point of it all is. They’ve worked hard for 5 years and haven’t seen any returns on their time or money investments. The same...