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Another Day Another Failure

Yet another Saturday has arrived!

I have failed and learned a lot in the process. I plan to fail again soon and repeatedly. In fact, the goal is to continue to fail while attempting to recreate these classics or create original works by my own hands. 286 more words


Conference unites gamers

Susan Gold, professor of the practice of game design at Northeastern, founded Global Game Jam (GGJ) in 2009 after returning from a game conference in Sweden. 878 more words


First Steps

Happy Saturday everyone!

This week I’m bursting with a father’s pride. Our son has been taking his first steps on his own. It has been amazing to watch him grow and learn. 336 more words


Flappy Clones Galore

In 2014, the gaming world was struck with Flappy Bird and the craze went ON and ON for a month. It was the next best thing for gaming until something else came along. 454 more words


Game Server Protocols part 5: Joining a table

  1. Protocol handshake
  2. Login
  3. Receive table lists
  4. Join game table
  5. Participate in play
  6. Leave table

Joining a game

Joining a game is another state transition, and if we reuse the same connection it looks like this: 1,590 more words

Game Programming

Game programming I - Week 7 - 10

During the Christmas, most progress was stalled and I instead tried to learn more programming through videos.
When I got back after the Christmas, we made minor progress with our pellets, but little more. 6 more words


Changing Situation

Happy Saturday everyone!

There has been a big change to my work schedule until the middle of February. I have started language class this week which means there is an addition of a combined 2 hours worth of homework and vocabulary study each night on top of being in class for 40+ hours a week. 242 more words