Serving Your Team With Emotion

Serving Your Team With Emotion

Teams are a mix of different kinds of people. Each person has their own ideas of what’s right and how things should be done. Within that group of people, someone usually rises to the top of the group as the leader. Recently, I’ve been reading a book on...
Why Websites Are Important For Indie Devs

Why Websites Are Important For Indie Devs

Creating a game or a game company is tough! Do you know how hard it is to get one person excited, let alone thousands? You can easily fade from the public eye if you’re not careful. Now, with that said, having a website can help you out massively. Why?...
How In-Game Avatars Affect Players

How In-Game Avatars Affect Players

In-game avatars are something players are always in control of when playing many games. An avatar often acts as a way for the player to interact with the world and allow the player to feel like their decisions are important to them. Today, however, we’ll be...
A Tip For Teaching People

A Tip For Teaching People

As a teacher, how can we get more out of the people we teach? That’s a question I ask myself constantly and it’s something that has led to an interesting tip that I can share with you all today. The tip has something to do with the control we have over the...
Embrace Constraints To Bring More Into Your Game

Embrace Constraints To Bring More Into Your Game

Did you know, if you give people too many options, they will be paralyzed by the thought of losing one of the options? This is why if someone gives you too many options, you may not choose any of them. This manifests itself in other ways as well. FOMO (Fear of Missing...
“This” in Python

“This” in Python

In most object-oriented programming languages, we can refer to the newly created object and its methods with `this`; ‘this’ is a special keyword in many programming languages. It is a keyword that references the current object. This allows us to write...