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May 23rd, 2008
Iron Tower Roundtable #1
by Scorpia

Over at the Iron Tower forum, they have a 3-part “roundtable” covering setting, story, and characters. The participants are a combination of A-title and indie developers.

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May 22nd, 2008
Demo-lition
by Scorpia

Over at rockpapershotgun, Alec Meer has a post up about game demos, and how they probably don’t help much in the sales department.

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May 21st, 2008
Into The Depths
by Scorpia

Back in the glory days of Hollywood, the guys who ran the studios knew pretty much what they were doing. Yeah, they had some clunkers, and plenty of films could be called “mediocre”. But they at least tried to get good material. And now, we have this….

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May 20th, 2008
It’s Tragic
by Scorpia

It seems that every so often, someone out there thinks we need a little gloom in our games. A dark cloud to go with the silver lining. A touch of tragedy.

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May 19th, 2008
It’s Immersive!
by Scorpia

Today, on the Iron Tower (Age Of Decadence) forums, Gareth Fouche (Scars Of War) has up a post on CRPG design, touching four major points.

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May 18th, 2008
The Mature RPG
by Scorpia

Over at a fan Fallout 3 blog, Desslock has a post up that laments the dearth of M-rated RPGs.

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May 17th, 2008
Sooner Gamer
by Scorpia

Or should that be “Gamer Sooner”? Whichever, gamepolitics is reporting that Muskogee, Oklahoma just elected John Tyler Hammons as its new mayor.

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May 16th, 2008
I Second That Emotion
by Scorpia

Over on his blog, Coyote has posted the results of his latest indie roundtable question, about generating emotions in RPGs. Perhaps no surprise, the results are a mixed bag.

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