Spamblast it!

James posted on in Uncategorized · 3 Comments »

Figured I should put up a short PSA. About an hour ago, my gmail account got compromised, and some degenerate from Serbia sent out a few hundred spam emails as me, each one with three links to Russian and Chinese sites followed by my signature.  I’ve gotten a few responses… Read More

There Is No Honor Here

James posted on in Uncategorized · 55 Comments »

Lately I’ve gotten a bit obsessed with the concept of honor in indie game development.  Perhaps the term “honor” seems a bit antiquated what with seppuku being out of fashion and honor killings being outright worst-thing-ever-and-not-in-a-funny-way, but I think honor–or the lack thereof–is precisely the concept that irks the heck… Read More

We're on Wired!

James posted on in Press, Z0MB1ES · 1 Comment »

Mark Brown wrote a great article about Xbox Live Indie Games for Wired.  I am quoted thusly: “I think XBLIG generally has a hard time getting people to take it seriously,” says James Silva, creator of highest rated Indie game, I Maed a Gam3 w1th Zomb1es!!!1. “Unlike Xbox Live Arcade,… Read More