Author: Alexis Kennedy
The Gate of Horn beta branch
Q. But all the public releases will make it to itch, GOG and Humble too, right?
THE CROWNED GROWTH, HOW IT BECAME
if a saint is offering people their own hands, or if Jesus on the cross is consumed by fungus, or something
The Labyrinth Under the Skin
We took Cultist Simulator to Rezzed a week ago. Player-facing events are really useful for feedback. We got a very, very positive response, but again and again people fiddled with combinations that didn’t work. There’s a lot of trial and error, they said.
I have pushed two patches today, because I really wanted to try out a performance tweak that Martin just added. Notes below.
Update-aganza on Cultist Simulator as we approach launch
Now we’re getting close to launch (46 days!), we’re pumping out a couple of updates a week.
THESE ARE THE THINGS WE WILL SAY AND THE PLACES WE WILL SAY THEM
oh God Lottie and I are doing too many events. Here we are if you want to see or talk to us.
The Adept’s Build: Hot Fixings
We’ve put three hotfixes live in the Adept’s Build since yesterday!
An Unacknowledged Debt: Le Guin
I read A Wizard of Earthsea when I was seven, and then I re-read it when I was, I don’t know, eleven? and I still remember how I could not get through one page without it feeling familiar, because every page has something that leaves a mark.
“I was wondering if you have a specific method of capturing the essence of things that you find emotionally moving through gameplay?”
I give occasional talks to the Game Design/Creative Writing dept at Brunel Uni
A Foul and Pestilent Congregation of Vapours
I’ve been asked what Hour governs illness. There’s really no one answer to this – just as no one Hour governs places, or colour.
GDC 2018: It Couldn’t Happen Here
I’m doing another GDC talk, this time on the Indie track: