Category: A Good Thing

18th June 2021
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June #1: LEUVEN

A meaty update on BOOK OF HOURS design and The Lady Afterwards development.

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10th May 2021
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Living with depression that isn’t yours

Loving someone with depression is a common experience. Talking about it isn’t. Here’s what I’ve learned from loving a depressive partner – it may sound familiar to you.

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15th April 2021
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“Start where you are. Use what you have. Do what you can.”

I wrote the article below for Wireframe, a British game dev magazine which ‘lifts the lid on video games’. And, inexplicably, lets me have a monthly column.

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30th October 2020
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Octomber #2: VICE

As promised, this is a biggie! So sit down, get comfy, and get hype.

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17th July 2020
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BRITISH GAME DEV SALARIES

★ Please share this salary spreadsheet as widely as you can! The more data it accumulates, the more accurate and useful it is. ★

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1st May 2020
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April #2: IMMORALITY

German and Japanese launch on mobile on Tues 27th April! And in BoH land, furniture! And our May newsletter and Skeleton Songs ep 4.

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3rd April 2020
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MAR #3: GUYON

Hey, Believers! Hope you’re all doing okay in lockdown. It’s not fun, is it?

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23rd March 2020
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Coronavirus update: charity + tarot

Sooooo. Everyone really likes tarot decks.

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15th July 2019
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Develop 2019, awards, eldritch noms and hello Canada.

Some more meetings/interviews occured, games were checked out and a very important ice cream reprieve was had before the preparation process for what was to come.

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7th June 2019
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A month full of pride

Finally, I hope you can find time to spare some empathy for me as I fully intend to send myself into a diabetic coma inhaling all the rainbow themed food I can get my hands on! I’M COMING HOME LAWD!

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29th March 2019
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Splash Damage – Women in Games Event

Thank you again Splash Damage for hosting this and for the million bottles of prosecco. BIG SHOUT OUT TO THE PROSECCO!

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23rd February 2019
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ONE WEIRD TRICK TO GET STARTED IN GAMES WRITING NO SERIOUSLY

Here’s the good news. This blog post really does contain one weird trick. The bad news: it isn’t a reliable list of steps you can follow, or a career track with an exam you can do, or the email address of someone who wants to hire you. Those things don’t exist. Games writing is a very competitive career. More on what that phrase, ‘competitive career’, actually...

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23rd September 2016
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Appreciating Open Sorcery

[I don’t write reviews, but I do like to point out things that worked well in games I’ve enjoyed.]

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22nd September 2016
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A Good Thing: The Fall

You play the onboard intelligence of a power armour suit with an unconscious passenger, exploring a derelict installation populated by deranged machine intelligences.

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