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Cross-platform development is based on a Boogle House foundation that is beginning to creak from age and reaching its limit. In part one of this series, Neil Schneider demonstrates some of its challenges through one of the ecosystem's biggest successes.

The 'Interactive Empathy and Embodiment' framework is an innovative, sensory design approach to game design founded on traditional craft, which promotes empathy and hopes to nudge the industry in a more self-aware and conscientious direction.

Here's one of the questions that I often get when it comes to ray-tracing in Unity: how do I get started? Let me help you out with that.

Posted by Joost van Dongen on 12/10/20 10:51:00 am in Programming, Art, Console/PC, Indie
Where geometry and foggy effects intersect, ugly seams appear. Depth Fade is a technique that can be used to fix those seams and create an effect that emulates volumetric fog.

Posted by Piotr Bomak on 11/30/20 12:55:00 pm in Design, Programming, Art, Console/PC, Serious, Indie
Implementing raytraced shadows in a game with an isometric point of view required us to find solutions to a lot of very specific problems. This article describes the process we went through and what we gained from implementing raytracing.

Posted by Josh Bycer on 11/20/20 10:38:00 am in Design, Art, Console/PC, Indie, Social/Online
Game design and videogame criticism is still not as important as one would think, but today's post looks at the role of looking critically at a game and why developers should embrace it.