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Grumpy Gamer - Maniac Mansion Design Doc. Jul 21, 2014 Even more crap from my Seattle storage unit!

Grumpy Gamer - Maniac Mansion Design Doc

Here is the original pitch document Gary and I used for Maniac Mansion. Gary had done some quick concepts, but we didn't have a real design, screen shots or any code. This was before I realized coding the whole game in 6502 was nuts and began working on the SCUMM system. There was no official pitch process or "green lighting" at Lucasfilm Games. I don't remember a point where the game was "OK'd". Three people. If this document (and the Monkey Island Design Notes) say anything, it's how much ideas change from initial concept to finished game.

It's all part of the creative process. Un esprit de déduction peu commun ! Salty Bet - In Salt We Trust. 5 Insanely Successful Video Games That Were Total Ripoffs. No video game is completely original; Mortal Kombat was inspired by Street Fighter II, Halo was inspired by Half-Life and the Super Mario franchise was inspired by massive amounts of hallucinogens.

5 Insanely Successful Video Games That Were Total Ripoffs

But then there are some beloved games that weren't so much "inspired by" other games as they were "the exact game, with a minor paint job. " Those knockoffs then went on to make millions of dollars. #5. Angry Birds Is a Knockoff of a Free Browser Game Via Wired Chances are that everyone reading this has by now played or seen someone else play Angry Birds at least once, or most likely several dozens of times. It's the video game version of Flavor Flav. On the other hand, you probably haven't heard of Crush the Castle, an online Flash game that was released a mere eight months before Angry Birds and bears more than a few ... similarities.

Via"It was hardcore back in the day. So what sort of projectiles do you launch? Big deal, lots of games have ball-shaped characters. Broken Age - a new adventure game by Tim Schafer and Double Fine Productions. The Humble Store: Great games. Fantastic prices. Support charity. -60% OFF -60% Store Discount CA$33.04CA$13.21 CA$13.21 Add Buy Loading more great games...

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Valve n'ira pas en bourse

Des rumeurs qui, devenant de plus en plus insistantes, ont obligé le designer en chef Erik Johnson à éclaircir les choses auprès de PC Gamer, expliquant que si Valve n'irait pas en bourse, c'est avant tout pour ne pas avoir à faire de compromis créatifs sous l'influence des actionnaires. "Toutes les mauvaises décisions que je vois autour de moi sont prises à cause de mauvaises raisons, parce que quelqu'un a mis en forme son idée différemment pour faire plaisir à ceux qui le finance (...) le produit ne va plus dans le sens du client, mais dans celui du marché.

Rappelons que la plus grosse rumeur de rachat de Valve date d'il y a quelques années, lorsqu'il se murmurait que Google pourrait mettre la main sur l'éditeur. Mais Valve est toujours resté indépendant par nature depuis sa création. Type:Rider, un jeu vidéo typographique. Roberts Space Industries. The First-Person Universe Live your own deep space adventure.

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What You See is What You Play Every Star Citizen trailer features 100% in-engine content using actual game assets. Not On Steam Sale. SweetFX Settings Database. Miracleofsound. Mega Man. Games! The Art Of Gaming. ZergNet - Discover Interesting Articles. Did You Know Gaming?