INDIESCHMOCALYPSE and Fashion Souls

http://joostdevblog.blogspot.com/2018/01/entertaining-players-while-waiting-for.html
Eliminating boredom during the matchmaking process. #gamedev

http://words.bighugelabs.com/plot.php
Generate story plots like “A vampire makes it big by playing basketball”. #writing

https://www.gdcvault.com/gamenarrativereview
Structured analysis of the narrative elements of games. #gamedev

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=riicMjbPzmY
Nice elementary video how to draw a stylized owl. #creative

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How to Pitch Your Game and Thief Light Gem Mechanics

http://askagamedev.tumblr.com/post/176521288651/both-x-box-and-playstation-offer-subscriptions
Both Xbox and PlayStation offer subscriptions with free games each month. How do they compensate developers?

https://twitter.com/MicroTrailers
A 6-second trailer for every Steam game that’s launched.

https://www.designtagebuch.de/milka-im-neuen-design/
Chocolate Milka has a new flat design. Cow is facing the other way, the logo has no shadow, mountains are less detailed.

https://blog.asmartbear.com/tradeshow-tips-checklist.html
Checklist for a gamedev conference.

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Amidala Is Mongol and Capitalize After the Comma in Emails (TWIL)

https://www.quora.com/Why-does-Sean-Bean-always-die
Why does Sean Bean always die in movies?

https://twitter.com/RomanLuks/status/980899848600932352
Amidala in Star Wars wears mongolian dress

https://www.quora.com/How-do-you-Sort-by-Column-A-then-by-Column-B-in-Google-Sheets
In Google Sheets you can sort by multiple columns

https://answers.microsoft.com/en-us/mac/forum/macoffice2011-macexcel/double-click-to-fill-down-doesnt-work/6b648fd5-1c37-4785-bc55-fb343658b7d2
Double click to fill down formula in Excel works only when left column contains data

Every week I read a bunch of articles, watch videos, chat with people, discover new websites, tools, games, books and then some. This amounts to a lot of new information to absorb. So I figured why not write it down and make a summary every now and then to keep track of it all? That’s This Week I Learned (TWIL) in a nutshell. And what did you learn this week? 🙂

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