For the weekend and the last few days, I've been busy with stuff around the house and Codex Worlds work, so I have not done anything exciting for Devember. Hopefully that will change tomorrow.
Usually, whenever I start learning a new language or system, I create a really simple character creation system. Usually, they're bare-bones like the original Bard's Tale or Might & Magic games. This way I can concentrate on how the basics of random numbers, functions, etc work within the language rather than system design (skill trees, […]
I'm in the process of doing a lot of work for the various jobs that I have as well as my own projects and scattered Westside Players duties. But I've been enjoying what I have been doing for the most part, but it has been getting more and more stressful as we push forward with […]
As many people in the indie game development community know by now (an hour after it was announced), InstantAction is closing its doors. This means that at some point in the future, I'll be looking for another job (hopefully in the industry and working with game developers, education, and simulation contractors). Right now, in the […]
Jeff got it up on YouTube. Whoo-hoo! Now everyone can witness my dedication to the Art. I actually had my hair cut with, yes...steps. Parts 1-6 (because of YouTube's 10-minute limit). See my steps, see me drool!
This is the hell that I woke up to this morning when I went to Mocha Madness to meet Chris to catch up and talk a bit about Manifest Destiny.
Every time I hear the phrase "it's plain to see who wears the pants in your house" or variants of it, I think...what do pants have to do with anything now. I can understand that when pants were relatively unheard of in terms of women's dress and considered a stamp of masculinity, the phrase had […]
Todays blast of music is Quiet Riot's "Cum on Feel the Noise," Mother Love Bone's "Chloe Dancer," The Foo Fighters' "The Pretender," Avril Lavigne's "Complicated," The Deftones "Change (In the House of Flies)," Joydrop's "Beautiful", Artifical Joy Club's "Sick and Beautiful," Lords of Acid's "I Sit on Acid", and Genitorturers "I Touch Myself."
Well, I accepted the new position of "Computer Analyst" which is now a non-classified position here at ISU. It is a raise in pay and a lot more programming, which I am quite excited about. I'm still unhappy about the situation that led to the opening of the position. Unhappy is an understatement, but the […]
Anyone who knows me knows that I like 'em my RockBand. And the just announced the lineup for this coming Tuesday. Devo - The Girl You Want Devo - Through Being Cool Duran Duran - Rio Duran Duran - Girls on Film The Janitors - Get Your Rock On