Video game design and culture notes by Robert Yang
Tuesday, November 14, 2023
new jam game: Where's the beef
I released a quick little jam game about 2 weeks ago, but I realized I never posted it here, so here it is: " Where's the beef is ...
Wednesday, June 21, 2023
Design review of Against The Storm, by Eremite Games
Against the Storm by Eremite Games ( Steam page , official site ) is a popular 2.5D town-building run-based RTS with a Warcraft 3 inspired ...
Friday, June 2, 2023
Design review of Redfall by Arkane Studios Austin
I completed the main campaign in Redfall ( official site, Steam , also on Game Pass), a 4 player co-op open world shooter by Arkane Austin,...
Friday, May 19, 2023
The joys of the anti-farm sim: "Before the Green Moon" by turnfollow
SPOILER ALERT: This post SPOILS what happens in Before The Green Moon. I strongly recommend playing it first. Before The Green Moon (on It...
Thursday, March 16, 2023
Double Fine PsychOdyssey recaps / viewing guide, episodes 01-17
Last month, game industry documentary makers 2 Player Productions debuted a massive 32-part YouTube game dev doc series Double Fine PsychOdy...
Sunday, January 1, 2023
Unity WebGL tips / advice in 2023
I recently released a Unity WebGL game and the process was a bit painful. Here's what I learned... In summary: I was using built-in pi...
Monday, December 12, 2022
That Lonesome Valley as cowboy coin crusher
SPOILER WARNING: This post spoils what happens in my new game That Lonesome Valley . If you care about spoilers, play it first. It'll ...
Thursday, October 13, 2022
Indie game capsule reviews: Immortality, Wayward Strand, Cult of the Lamb, Betrayal at Club Low, Atuel
SPOILER WARNING: I keep specific story spoilers vague, but I do have to talk about what happens in the games somehow. So I still kinda spoi...
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