"Do you even have bludge?"
-- Overheard at a store counter in my dream.
(They did not have it, and had never heard of it.)
I had high hopes for Getting Over It with Bennett Foddy, and it's even better than that!
An utterly fascinating control scheme, with a tremendously well refined, terrible almost impossible challenge of a mountain to climb.
I love it so much already.
You play a game with too many cats by accident, but the profiling feedback gets into a bad loop. Suddenly all the games you play have too many cats. All cats. Cattlefield 27. Super Cat Fighter 35. The Cat 15. Cat of Cat 21. Cat. Cat cat cat 🐈 🐈 🐈 all your games are cats now.
Dark vision of a horrible future of #GameDev:
Gamers always online, profiled & recorded into massive databases used to tune design decisions on the fly; part of standard library API of commercial engines. Tries to make "optimal" game for each player. Next level level scaling.
What does "Lizard" even mean? 🦎
The Lizard Part of my Brain
Sandra Yagi, 2008
Justice League was worth it just to get to see that weird un-moustache on the big screen.
so like were early cray computers designed to be benches, or
What is this great internet conspiracy to try and trick me into watching videos that I didn't want to watch?
I feel like there is some sort of "use it or lose it" bandwidth policy going on and they're afraid they'll lose their budget if they don't autoplay videos at everybody.
Animal Crossing is too big to fit comfortably on my puny old phone, so I appreciate everybody sharing pics that I can use to experience it vicariously.
(Also I like getting to enjoy the fruits of your labour without having to go shake trees and tap on a billion things myself.)