Yes! Eric Chahi, creator of Another World is back the business! http://www.youtube.com/v/r8nABQLSfmU&hl=en_US&fs=1&
My oh my, I think I blew a fuse when I saw this! Go watch the HD version at GameTrailers.com Pure mind blowing awesomeness. Now, if only Mr. Lucas could get his wallet out and hand over some dosh to Blur to do this as a full time TV series :D Anyone know if the [...]
Just letting you know there will be some additions to the Unity Proto Pack, such as heli- and space ship flying modes. All existing customers of the pack will get it as a free update.
The first product is a prototyping pack for Unity, with some simplistic setups for player, camera and enemy behaviours. http://mentalfish.com/store/
In the recent turmoil around Apple changing the legalities around development for iPhone, John Gruber posted his thoughts on it. While I agree with many of his comments, there is a rather strange statement, or claim if you will, at the end of his post: Cross-platform software toolkits have never — ever — produced top-notch [...]
Oh glorious open source efforts! http://code.google.com/p/ps3mediaserver/ I came across this media server solution for connecting up my Mac to the PS3, no more need for USB sticks or being annoyed by a lack of format support i.e. QuickTime... This media server plays everything, even stuff that other commercial solutions don't support. There was some issues [...]
<rant mode="on"> What is the value of creative efforts, often described as intellectual property? And by value I don't talk about monetary measures alone. Envision this: You have an idea with a small technical scope and you share it with others. Later on, the exact same idea is presented and implemented as somebody else's new [...]
I have a question to ask: Can a game with mediocre gameplay be saved by a grand story or cool graphics? In my book it is a big fat resounding NO. Can a game with no story or simple visuals still be fun? Most definitely yes, look at Tetris.
First blog for MentalFish, Unity 2.5 is out and available for Windows, but I am still staying with Mac OS X.