Starting Conversations

Starting conversations with random individuals seems to be a sticking point of many people who want to gain anything from an interaction. They honestly end up screwing it up by moving the conversations in the wrong way. I know I’ve been a person who has made...
The Power of Metrics

The Power of Metrics

Metrics are something I don’t use often on this blog, but they’re crucial to business in various ways. The first way is for the end-user. The second way is for you, the creator of the product. The End User The end-user has a lot of doubt surrounding the...

How To Create Good Titles

Titles Titles are one of the most important things a game, movie, or product could have; it’s the signpost that captures people’s interest while surfing through the sea of content. Thus, the question is how to create a good title? A good title needs to...

The Power Of The Silent Protagonist

Not every protagonist speaks; some games have a silent protagonist. But what makes a silent protagonist good for the story over a speaking protagonist? Let’s see why a silent protagonist can be a good design decision. Why Silent? When a protagonist is silent,...
Git Intro Without The Confusion

Git Intro Without The Confusion

Git Introduction Git can be complicated for a lot of people. Today, I’m going to break down Git and the commands to dispel the confusion. Furthermore, this is just a simple sheet to refer to how the commands work and when to use them. Finally, Git is not Github....
Quick Guide To Collision Detection

Quick Guide To Collision Detection

When creating games one of the most basic concepts is collision detection. But, what is collision detection? The Essence Of Collisions Collision detection is the art of detecting when an object collides with another object or shape. So essentially, we are checking if...

Trending On Trends

In Social Media, there is a concept of trends. I’m sure you’ve seen trends before like the Area 51 thing or when a convention is going on. Both of these fit into that category. Now, the key thing about any trends is timing.   Trend Timing Trends may...
Making Waves On Instagram

Making Waves On Instagram

Instagram is one of the hottest social media platforms right now. It’s a great place to grow your brand, but starting out can be seriously difficult to gain followers. So, let’s start with some ways to do so; let’s start with your niche.  ...
Horror Games: Investing In Paranoia

Horror Games: Investing In Paranoia

Introduction The uncanny aspect is where horror can really stick in your mind and make you paranoid. Now, let’s talk about paranoia and how we can get our players to play with the lights on. Paranoia To Fear Paranoia for our definition is suspicion and mistrust...
Horror Games: A Tip For Atmosphere

Horror Games: A Tip For Atmosphere

Introduction Many games of the horror variety create an atmosphere with music. Now, horror games are all about atmosphere. However, music can definitely ruin the atmosphere when not managed well. That’s why I have this single tip: build silence into your horror...