Me: "Urgh, only one body type & all the clothes unlock via gambling mechanics."
Also me: "But this is a pretty cute look. Praise to RNGesus."

Huh, that seems new. Valve must be starting to push back on purchasable badges/achievements (and trading card churn) which aren't bundled with a "real" game.

This VSCode plugin is really nice (powered by the central Crates.io repository of libraries). Sometimes a small UI thing makes everything feel clean (and promotes keeping up to date with dependencies). github.com/serayuzgur/crates

Congratulations to Harebrained Schemes for torpedoing my productivity in the last week. I've got a bad case of the "just one more mission" tactics game itch.

You can always go back & see what local maxima your design was pushing towards (or completely redesign it towards a brand new maxima). mastodon.gamedev.place/media/m

One of the really good things about Zachtronics puzzles: while they may have a few "perfect" answers, they also have many many acceptable answers (they work even if they aren't best on any of the scoring metrics). mastodon.gamedev.place/media/W

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