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Monthly Archives: January 2012

Week 128

Lots of dif­fer­ent things going on this week. It’s a bit messy at the moment with projects need­ing to be wrapped up while new ones are already start­ing up. But we’re mak­ing progress nonethe­less. Let’s do a quick per-project run­down. I spent some time ear­ly this week with Frank to dis­cuss pro­duc­tion­al details for the […]

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Games for Tweetakt 2012 announced

Today the pro­gram for the 2012 edi­tion of Twee­t­akt Fes­ti­val has gone live. I just want­ed to draw your atten­tion to the great games I select­ed to be put on dis­play at the main fes­ti­val pavil­ion: Fin­gle by Game Oven; like Twister for your fin­gers with a Bar­ry White feel. Hokra by Ramiro Cor­bet­ta; two-ver­­sus-two player […]

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Time travel tricks and troubles

It’s been some time since I fin­ished my intern­ship at Hub­bub, and I had a great and instruc­tive time with the var­i­ous projects I worked on. On the last day of my intern­ship, we con­clud­ed my per­son­al project, Kat­suo, with a fruit­ful playtest. Though my time as an intern at Hub­bub is over, Kat­suo holds […]

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Week 127

It was one of those weeks where Mur­phy’s Law was bound to rear its ugly head. And it did. Luck­i­ly, we got through it with lit­tle more than a scratch. The stu­dio sched­ule for this week was packed, var­i­ous appoint­ments for dif­fer­ent projects involv­ing a diverse con­fig­u­ra­tion of peo­ple. I also had a speak­ing engagement […]

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Starting up in Berlin

Our agent Alper has recent­ly moved to Berlin to estab­lish a pres­ence over there and he will be report­ing on his progress from time to time. For rea­sons both per­son­al and pro­fes­sion­al I have relo­cat­ed to Berlin to start afresh in that great Athens on the Spree. Berlin is see­ing a resur­gence of digital/creative activ­i­ty that […]

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Week 126

In 2010 I kept wee­knotes at Leapfroglog. I did not con­tin­ue those in 2011, but I feel like tak­ing up the habit again this year. It’s a nice and easy way to keep a log of what’s going on, and I’m kind of sad I don’t have one for the past year, since that’s been […]

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Talks lined up for the start of 2012

First of all, if you’re read­ing this, may 2012 bring peace, hap­pi­ness and good for­tune for you and your loved ones. I have a num­ber of talks both short and long lined up for the first few months of this year. Let me run them down for you: I’ll present a talk titled ‘The Game Has Changed’ […]

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