This past decade has given me a chance to play more unique and interesting titles than ever before. With that said, it has also exposed one of the major failings I see from indie developers, and that is about onboarding the player to their game. Part playtesting, tutorial, and UI design, this is an important concept for any developer to learn.
For our video today, we’re talking role playing shooter and where Youngblood got it wrong, and the challenges of combining these two designs.
The field of IT is vast and does not cease to expand. Just the same, the supply of IT professionals is on the rise, even to the extent of creating a surplus. When such is the case, you need something to prove yourself and stand out amongst the many other degree holders. This is where Cisco comes in. Cisco is a large IT organization which offers not only services and products but also valuable certifications. The company is known for its high learning standards.
For this cast I finally sat down with the “old man of the game industry” himself: Jeff Vogel, for a cast on RPG design, life, and some of the weirdest tangents yet.