Design Crimes, Dev Crimes and Vacuum Cleaners are Becoming Level Designers (TWIL)

https://www.theguardian.com/news/2019/jan/03/why-exercise-alone-wont-save-us Do not exercise, but keep moving. #fitness https://spectrum.ieee.org/computing/hardware/the-future-of-computing-depends-on-making-it-reversible About reversible computing – “A conventional computer is, essentially, an expensive electric heater that happens to perform a small amount of computation as a side effect.” #tech https://trends.uxdesign.cc/ The State of UX in 2019. #UX

Why are Rabbits Weird & The Google Cemetery (TWIL)

http://www.gamasutra.com/blogs/AnatolyShestov/20181212/332084/The_Game_Designers_Toolbox_User_stories_or_how_to_help_a_player_get_a_grasp_of_new_content.php How to inform players about a new feature. #gamedev https://store.steampowered.com/app/994140/Lightmatter/ One of my friends has created a Steam page for his upcoming game. Check it out, it’s pretty good Portal-like puzzle game. #fun https://www.blog.radiator.debacle.us/2018/12/unforeseen-consequences-half-life.html Comment on Unforeseen Consequences, A Half-Life Documentary by Danny O’Dwyer (NoClip). #gamedev TWIL stands for This Week I Learned. Basically, […]

lolcommits & Convert Sketches to HTML (TWIL)

https://opmjobs.com/applying-for-gaming-jobs/ Applying for a job in the gamedev industry without experience in the gamedev industry. #work https://www.intercom.com/books Free books and guides from Intercom about #PM, #Sales, #UX, etc. https://venturebeat.com/2018/11/24/before-you-launch-your-machine-learning-model-start-with-an-mvp/ S-shaped ROI curve for ML projects. #ML https://www.derek-lieu.com/blog/2017/10/13/video-game-trailer-specifications-list Trailer specs for different platforms. #gamedev

Clever Exploit in Spelunk and Pokemon or Big Data? (TWIL)

http://www.gamasutra.com/view/news/259479/Classic_Postmortem_The_making_of_HalfLife_2.php Half-Life 2 postmortem – design process, workflows. #PM https://uxplanet.org/how-to-measure-product-usability-with-the-system-usability-scale-sus-score-69f3875b858f System Usability Scale, an alternative to NPS. #UX https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Lanchester%27s_laws Law describing how two rival armies get smaller as they sustain casualties. #know

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