XNA, Flash and CD-ROM Graphics

James posted on in Jerks, XBLIG, XNA · 6 Comments »

I remember a conversation I had in about sixth grade, when CD-ROM was relatively new technology.  My friend Andrew was trying to convince me that “CD-ROM Graphics” was, well, something that only a CD could bring you.  Games like The Journeyman Project and 7th Guest definitely did things that you… Read More

A word about Xbox Live Community Games/Indie Games

James posted on in Jerks, XBLIG, XNA · 15 Comments »

I haven’t done much with Xbox Community Games in awhile (this will change soon; I just need a break from Super Secret XNA Project 2.0), but that hasn’t stopped me from reading some fun articles lambasting the service for promising wealth, fame, and Princess-Bride-caliber true love, only to turn around… Read More

How Not to Promote ZP2K9

James posted on in Jerks, XBCG, ZP2K9 · 6 Comments »

This is too funny… So, ZP2K9 is on the Community Games marketplace.  It’s a side scrolling multiplayer online shooter.  It’s 200 points.  It’s fun.  I like it.  Some random people like it.  Some people like it so much, they saw fit to promote it!  Harmless, no? Well, one of my… Read More