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Ben & Skip’s bogus journey: We need to face Affleck’s slave-owning ancestor — and mine — now more than ever

Trust me, Ben, my family story is worse — but telling the truth about history might set white America free at last<p>So Ben Affleck didn’t want to talk about his slave-owning ancestor on TV with Henry Louis Gates Jr. Or rather with “Skip,” the nickname Affleck repeatedly used for Gates in his …

Black History

Anyone Interested In Free Indie Game Marketing?

Are you game indie game developer with a game to promote? Are you planning a few updates to one of your existing games and are looking for a bit more …

Marketing

Visual Studio update makes it easier to build games with Unity, Unreal, and Cocos2D engines

Microsoft wants to make things easier for developers working with other game-creation tools.<p>The company announced on its website today that it has established agreements with Unity Technologies, Epic Games, and Chukong Technologies to include better Visual Studio integration in their respective …

Superheroes Vs. Video Game Characters in Fan Art Set

15 Helpful Resources For Learning Game Design

There’s been a lot of dissent over the years when it comes to games. And with good reason — 2014 saw plenty of broken releases and general …

Why Your Game Idea Sucks and How to Make it Better

As a veteran game designer I often run into people, be they friends, or strangers (the latter usually at a party with loud music playing so I can’t …

Everett Gunther: Secrets of Environmental Design in UE4

A talented young designer Everett Gunther, whose work was recently showcased by Unreal Engine, told 80.lv about the advantages of UE4 for …

Game Development

Play 'Minecraft' wherever you go with this kid-friendly wearable

If you're the type to recreate Westeros in <i>Minecraft</i>, the blocky construction game that's practically ubiquitous, keeping it on you at all times might be pretty attractive. The Gameband + <i>Minecraft</i> gives gives you the chance to do just that. The first-gen Nike Fuelband lookalike has Mojang's cash cow …

The Lowdown: Are All Game Engines Created Equal?

Ready to unleash your product into the gaming world? Well, you’re about to embark on a wonderful journey for one thing, and deciding which free game …

Game Development

Are you ‘over-connected’?

Wander the city in 2015 and all you’ll see is people staring at screens or talking on handsets. Is it changing who we are? Tom Chatfield weighs up the arguments.<p>A group of people wait by a monument, unaware of each other’s existence. A woman strides open-mouthed down a busy street, holding one hand …

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