Archive for April, 2012

80s corporate name and logo

Notch has offered to add names of indie game studios to the world of his upcoming game 0×10c, apparently as fictional hi-tech companies. Megastructure Industries is already a tongue-in-cheek kind of name. It means to invoke Tsutomu Nihei’s fictional company Toha Heavy Industries, as well as give the feeling of a cyberpunk megacorp, with either millions of [...]

Posted on April 25, 2012 at 5:34 pm by eli · Permalink · Comments Closed
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Presenting FEX

This Friday, after five years, Fez is finally coming to households everywhere! … if you have an Xbox, of course. And if that wasn’t enough to give me a Feeling of Missing Out, a select elite who got the game early have already flooded the twitternets with reports of how wonderful the game is. My [...]

Posted on April 9, 2012 at 9:06 pm by eli · Permalink · Comments Closed
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GDC12 Pirate Kart games

  Thanks to the efforts of ExciteMike (and the incredible Glorious Trainwrecks!), over 1000 games were collected for a “GDC Pirate Kart”! The concept is simple: getting to GDC is expensive, and putting up a booth is even more expensive. Making a pirate kart that would be displayed on the GDC floor enabled a conference [...]

Posted on April 7, 2012 at 12:22 pm by eli · Permalink · Comments Closed
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