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Lead Writer (Volunteer)

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One of the most important parts of any game is a good story. Examples include arcade classics like House of the Dead and Resident Evil as well as platform classics like Final Fantasy or Super Mario Bros. 117 more words

Game Development

Story Director (Volunteer)

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One of the most important parts of any game is a good story. Examples include arcade classics like House of the Dead and Resident Evil as well as platform classics like Final Fantasy or Super Mario Bros. 116 more words

Game Design

The Sound of Skyrim | #gameaudio

Hey, a quick post today.

Skyrim is one of the games I most loved in my entire game life (I’m 33, and have been playing games since 1989, my first Atari…). 123 more words

Game Audio

Modelling Game Mechanics using a Monte Carlo Simulation – Part 3

Phase 2: The Simulation Coding Phase
Generate inputs and simulate combat

Before we begin I must apologise for wordpress stripping out all the tabs from this code. 1,319 more words

Computational Science

Modelling Game Mechanics using a Monte Carlo Simulation – Part 2

So in the previous post, we covered the challenges behind balancing randomised mechanics in game design and the use of Monte Carlo simulations to aid in this. 521 more words

Computational Science

Modelling Game Mechanics using a Monte Carlo Simulation (or why I'm a lazy mathematician) - Part 1

As a side-project to Zoology, I (along with a very good friend of mine) like to design board games and pen & paper RPGs. On these my friend tends to do more of the flavourtext and lore, whilst I am there for the gritty side of the mechanics. 690 more words

Computational Science

Game Difficulty, the Naive Pursuit of Perfection and the Mystery Science Theater 3000 Factor

Like many damaged insecure people who have come before me, I have thought a lot about perfection. For those ruled by their flaws, it’s an appealing concept: something without any faults whatsoever. 704 more words

Games