Nathan Gilchrist

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Alienware Turns The Gaming PC On Its Head With New Area-51 Design

The rock group Queen had a popular song back in the day, that Alienware’s latest gaming PC somehow manages to harken back, ringing in my schoolboy head – <i>Fat Bottom Girls</i>, you make the rockin world go-round. Teenaged bravado aside, I do realize I’m dating myself but then again, I’m genuinely …

Using SCRUM in indie game development

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The Design Laws of Ephemerid

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Getting personal with the press, and getting coverage for your game

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Getting your game rated

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How to write a useful game design document

0<p>SHARES<p>I recently read James Sweatman from Jagex’s great article ‘Death of the game design document’ and this got me thinking about my experience of …

Designing a 2D Jump

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Composition in Level Design

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Here's what the Alienware Alpha console can do — and what it can't [update]

<i>Updated on Aug. 19 at 1 p.m. with corrections to inaccuracies about what Steam games show up in a player’s library and the limitations of the Alpha’s console mode.</i><p>Alienware has created a monster.<p>The boutique gaming-PC maker is marketing its new box, the Alpha, as a console. It’s actually a strange …