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GameDev Tutorials. We are a sound library website for Game Development but we also like to develop our own games, so we set up a full list of tutorials to help game developers.

GameDev Tutorials

Everything is categorized in the following groups! Also, if you have any tutorial sugestion, please, mail us at mundosoundcontact@gmail.com Thanks for your support! Mundo Sound team. The Last Human Artifacts: A Portal 2 post-mortem. Note: This article includes plentiful spoilers for Portal 2.

The Last Human Artifacts: A Portal 2 post-mortem

But honestly, how have you not played it yet? Be less distracted. 5 Mistakes I’ve Made as a Game Designer - Dori Adar - Designing Users' Behavior. As a young designer working in a small startup, I’ve had the privilege of making many mistakes with not much harm done.

5 Mistakes I’ve Made as a Game Designer - Dori Adar - Designing Users' Behavior

Nobody really knew what responsibilities fell under the role of a game designer when we were just starting out. Today I know that a huge part of a game designer’s job is to successfully communicate her vision to her peers and colleagues. We just want to be understood! Hopefully this short list of mistakes and possible solutions will help you communicate better with your colleagues, peers, and players. 5 Mistakes I’ve Made as a Game Designer - Dori Adar - Designing Users' Behavior. 5 Mistakes I’ve Made as a Game Designer - Dori Adar - Designing Users' Behavior. The Witness review – Puzzelen op het hoogste niveau recensie () - InsideGamer. Er zijn games die je achtervolgen tot in je slaap.

The Witness review – Puzzelen op het hoogste niveau recensie () - InsideGamer

Zij het in een wonderschone droom of een wereld gevuld met nachtmerries, The Witness is er een van. De game nestelt zich langzaam in de onbewuste geest en blijft daar hangen. Dat de puzzelgame afkomstig is van Jonathan Blow, het brein achter de filosofische indiegame Braid, is dan geen verrassing. Blow werkte jarenlang aan The Witness en het resultaat laat zich ontvouwen op één eiland. Dat eiland is verdeeld in elf gebieden, die allemaal vrij zijn om vanuit het eerstepersoonperspectief te ontdekken. Logica De eerste kennismaking met de puzzels van The Witness doet al snel denken aan andere toppers in het genre, zoals de Portal-reeks en The Talos Principle. The skills you need to get hired as a game designer. Amazon launches new, free, high-quality game engine: Lumberyard.

Today Amazon has both announced and released a new, free game engine, Lumberyard, which offers deep integration with its Amazon Web Services server infrastructure to empower online play, and also with Twitch, its video game-focused streaming service.

Amazon launches new, free, high-quality game engine: Lumberyard

The engine, including its full source code, is completely free to download and use to make PC and console games. Amazon will not charge any kind of royalty or subscription fee. Lumberyard is powerful and full-featured enough to develop triple-A, current-gen console games (and the company has signed official tools deals with Microsoft and Sony, so you can immediately build games for the Xbox One and PlayStation 4 with it). Home — Precious Plastic. Wrestling With The Witness' Most Difficult, Divisive Puzzle. Playing an RPG without combat. I'm bored of killing people.

Playing an RPG without combat

Not necessarily bored of having people killed, but certainly of doing my own dirty work. After a couple of years of great RPGs—The Witcher 3, Dragon Age: Inquisition, Pillars of Eternity, Fallout 4, and even South Park: The Stick of Truth—I need a break from fighting. This isn't a hot take: I'm not about to decry RPG combat in its entirety. This is my problem, and it's up to me—not the industry at large—to find a solution. The solution, it turns out, is Age of Decadence. In Age of Decadence, you're given a choice of professions, each promising a markedly different experience.

It works because the setting favours politics and greed, rather than sword-'n'-board heroism. Nine Tips to Market Your Game Successfully. Nine Tips to Market your Game Successfully 1.

Nine Tips to Market Your Game Successfully

Social Media is your friend. As much as it sounds, Social Media is the first step to promoting your game! Get on Twitter, Facebook, Instagram, Google+, anything that will get YOU around THEM. It all starts with: -Twitter; It’s your number one social media site for gaining insight on a game and to gain followers who are interested in development. The only limit is yourself. 2. People need something to go to when they want to see your work and updates. Koen Deetman's Blog - What Happens When A Very Large Youtuber Features You? The following blog post, unless otherwise noted, was written by a member of Gamasutra’s community.

Koen Deetman's Blog - What Happens When A Very Large Youtuber Features You?

The thoughts and opinions expressed are those of the writer and not Gamasutra or its parent company. Today Youtubers and Twitch players are a necessity if it comes to the 'discoverability' of your game. Especially if you are a small independent developer trying to reach out. But not only indies know about this phenomenon, also AAA studios like Ubisoft or Activision know they exist and their usefulness. Most Survival Games Have Problems That S.T.A.L.K.E.R. Solved Long Ago. Most Survival Games Have Problems That S.T.A.L.K.E.R. Solved Long Ago. SpeedRunners sold 1m copies with 200k in bundles. Over 1 million copies of SpeedRunners have been bought to date — but there are actually more than 3 million unique players in our playerbase, thanks to “pirated” copies.

SpeedRunners sold 1m copies with 200k in bundles

Why do I call them “pirated” copies? Let me explain: We actually leaked a “special” version of SpeedRunners onto ThePirateBay a while back, and watched it spread from there. This PirateBay version was the local multiplayer “Party Mode” version of the game… The same version you can grab for free off Steam. It’s basically a really neat demo. Here’s how it works 4 bots spawn and start playingConnect a controller and you take over control of one of the botsIf you go idle, the bot takes control backMaps auto-rotate This game mode became very popular as it’s ideal for setting up at parties and conventions, and we actively encouraged pirates to download it.

We still have thousands of people who go through the effort to properly pirate the game, but compared to normal piracy levels, it’s a drop in the ocean.