Editorial: With All Due Credit

By Mel
We know who he is, but I

Game directors are usually less famous than their creations, and this week Mel examines if this has a negative effect on the gaming medium. Should developers have more notoriety? Do they already? Read and discuss!

Editorial: On Post-Launch Support

By Mel
Finishing this game is going to be tougher than I thought.

Post-launch game support can mean many things these days, and Mel takes a look at a few of those things as they relate to the buying public. While often a tale of woe, as AAA gaming can be in many ways, post-launch support can be done well. Find out how!

Editorial: Fallout Fall-out

By Mel
Will he ask me to blow up a town that worships an undetonated nuclear bomb? I hope so.

Mel rambles a bit this week as he touches on various subjects related to open world game design. Bringing up some big names in the genre, Mel looks at what works best and what works worst, and what to expect from these kinds of games in the future.

Editorial: The Value of E3

By Mel
Guys? Get...get ready? Hello?

Mel takes a look at E3 as May comes to a close and June can be seen around the corner. Is there any real value to this gigantic and expensive expo or is it all so much fluff and hot air? Read on to see Mel’s take on it and probably someone’s disagreement!