Monthly Archives: January 2018

Another log on the ‘games cost too much to develop’ fire

Raph Koster has another post up about game development costs, which continues the conversation we had here back in this post. This time he comes with more data, but I have some strong objections to said data, and again with … Continue reading

Posted in Mass Media, Random, Rant

LiF: Telum server

Quick programming note here: There is a chance I’ll be creating a guild in LiF, assuming I continue to enjoy it (so far so good). If you would like to start grinding up your character in case that happens, I’m … Continue reading

Posted in Inquisition Clan, Life is Feudal, Uncategorized

Life is Feudal MMO – A bear mauled me and then I starved

I’ve had my eye on Life is Feudal MMO for a while (I don’t mind the LiF name, but having to include the ‘MMO’ at the end of it is silly, so going forward its just going to be LiF … Continue reading

Posted in Life is Feudal, MMO design | 5 Comments

PUBG: I love loot crates

The most recent PUBG update that went live today includes new loot crates, and the devs also published the drop rates of each item. The rares is set to drop just 0.01% in the free crate. Oh, and there is … Continue reading

Posted in PUBG, RMT | 5 Comments

CoC: Clan Games are here!

The last Clash of Clans update added Clan Games, which are an interesting reward structure that stacks on top of everything else going on in the game. The result is that, when things line up right, a single attack can … Continue reading

Posted in Clash of Clans, Inquisition Clan

I hate Chinese gamers

Is it wrong to say I hate Chinese gamers? Probably, at least as a blanket statement it is, but if I narrow it down to Chinese PUBG players? Maybe still wrong, but at this point I don’t care; I hate … Continue reading

Posted in PUBG, Rant | 6 Comments

CoC: War weight formula suggestion

Matchmaking for wars in Clash of Clans is a very important item, because when the matchmaking is too lopsided, you are basically locked in a terrible situation for the entire war, and since clan wars are the primary source of … Continue reading

Posted in Clash of Clans | 5 Comments