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A summary of my Fantastic Arcade week

This week I had the amazing opportunity to attend Fantastic Arcade. Two of my games where there this time. It continues to stay my favorite game event. For one, there is more booze there than your liver knows what to do with, and the people are so beautiful. I loved being able to meet the people behind some of my favorite games… like dog opera (oik os), Proteus, or Off-Peak… even the Kingdom of Loathing folks! As you can expect, I had plenty of “omg play it cool” moments. :) It’s pretty overwhelming, but I guess I feel like that...

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Screenshake 2016, GDC, & other news

So here is an update! I was recently invited to give a talk at Screenshake. This is an event in Belgium. They held their first ever Belgium Game Awards, and it was such a privilege to be part of this. The people there are pretty amazing, and fun. I had no idea Belgium had so many talented game creators. The award show itself was probably the sweetest award show I’ve ever attended. Lots of friends/friendly people, very personable crowd… I loved it. Oasis was one of my favorite games. You should look it up. I thought the game exhibition space...

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Update (my Fantastic Arcade post and stuff)…

So FROGGY (It’s Hungry!) was shown in the Fantastic Arcade “Spotlight” (those are the games on the computers). Here is some photographic proof: and even in the booklet! Frogs are awesome. I also gave a talk with Loren Schmidt (of Strawberry Cubes – it’s free. play it.). via Fantastic Arcade 2015 Day one recap, Photo by Emi Spicer If you’re interested in watching it (I discuss FROGS, and DINOSAURS), you can see it here (I talk in the second half): http://www.twitch.tv/venuspatrol/v/18243359 Highlight for me was batslyadams‘s game (Super Russian Roulette), because it’s the type of game I wish I had...

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