RT @Canardpcredac@twitter.com: Jérôme Darnaudet, alias Lord Casque noir, nous a quitté après un long combat contre la maladie.
Il était cofondateur, "CEO des thunes" et figure historique de Canard PC.
On est super dégoûtés.
RT @Rpergent@twitter.com: Role gate is one month old today and I am happy :)
I made this infographic, summarizing the first month in numbers:
An extract of it:
RT @McFunkypants@twitter.com: Imagine an FPS Farming Game!
- shotgun seeds into the ground
- tend your crops with a water gun
- the game you never knew you wanted, amirite
- don't worry, I got you fam
RT @firstname.lastname@example.org: Mike Acton approximator:
1. Can we not do this at all?
2. Can we do this only once?
3. Can we do this fewer times?
4. Can we approximate the results so no one notices?
5. Can we use a small lookup table?
6. Can we use a small FIFO?
6. Can we constrain the problem further?
RT @FedeItaliano76@twitter.com: John Schoenherr’s artwork for ‘The Illustrated Dune’ (1978). Frank Herbert did not only praise his illustrations as "careful and accurate", he was so impressed with them that he once referred to Schoenherr as "the only man who has ever visited Dune" https://dangerousminds.net/comments/the_artist_who_visited_dune
We've just launched our class action campaign against GAFAM. https://www.laquadrature.net/en/class_action_gafam « These first steps will, over the long term, pave the way to steadily counter the world they are trying to force on us. » https://mamot.fr/media/BHjZNcObZWQE6LIpJxU
That is so sad: employers even in France can get away with anything, even re-writing employees contract behind their backs. How is society even holding together when criminals are not punished? https://www.gamasutra.com/view/news/316475/Eugen_devs_end_strike_after_management_refuse_to_negotiate.php
Great article. My thoughts almost word for word about Civ. I would add: Every game mechanic is political. https://www.gamasutra.com/view/news/316456/Opinion_Elegance_and_colonialism_in_Civ_VIs_Rise_and_Fall.php
RT @email@example.com: Each particle has one Ally that it's pursuing, and one Enemy it's escaping. Different combinations create stationary, oscillating, and chaotic effects. #creativecode #generative #processing code at https://github.com/hellochar/processing-sketches/blob/6751c9ecce62de992a813ae842947b4c840cba16/3.3.6/april_2/april_2.pde
RT @HBS_Kiva@twitter.com: Pondering this further in bed last night, I realized that this is essentially what the talk I gave at paxdev was about. Games that try to tell stories in the way that books or movies tell stories are doomed to be mediocre movies or mediocre books.
RT @FibreTigre@twitter.com: J'ai quand même codé pendant 180 - 200h et certains se sont dit « mais si avec ce niveau complètement nul il arrive à faire quelque chose, je peux faire bien mieux ! » et du coup ma nullité+ma volonté ont suscité des vocations, et il y 3 jeux qui sont en train de se faire
My answer to https://www.gamesindustry.biz/articles/2018-03-28-igda-head-on-the-problem-with-unions can be read in the comments. #UnionForGameDev
Delicate question: I have heard that writing pro-union articles is reason enough to be denied a visa in the US. Is that true in your experience ?