GameSpot Bit

James posted on in Hot Topic, Press, The Dishwasher, XBLA, XNA · 5 Comments »

GameSpot let me do a little Q & A with them.  I felt the need to say something! From the article: Far from a typical retail boxed product, The Dishwasher is a side-scrolling beat-’em-up with a penchant for Kill Bill-style blood geysers, shambling zombies, and maniacal robots. Inspired by equal… Read More

On How I Managed to Wake Up Famous

James posted on in GDC, Press, The Dishwasher, XNA · 8 Comments »

I live in a freezing apartment in upstate NY.  Rent is $750 a month.  I buy groceries at Wal-Mart.  I buy clothes at Target.  I drive a 1994 Honda Accord that was a hand-me-down from my sister.  Yet, somehow, this happened: “The guy that made this game is nuts.”… Read More

James Silva – A Life

James posted on in GDC, Press · 7 Comments »

Short update–here’s a link to the video Microsoft made about me. Also, a trial of The Dishwasher is available to everyone on XBLA for a very short time, here are instructions on downloading it.

Closure and Pluggage

James posted on in Life, Press, The Dishwasher, Travel, XNA · 4 Comments »

Well, I finally made it back home Friday morning, after two nights in O’Hare.  The Friday morning flight was even delayed twice–which is what happened with the previous two flights before they were canceled.  Nice little scare to end the trip with! In other news: The kind folks at… Read More

Major Pluggage

James posted on in Press, The Dishwasher, XBLA · 4 Comments »

It turns out I wasn’t the only one who got a kick out of that last video.  It got picked up by some pretty high profile gaming blogs and news sites. From Destructoid: I’m excited for The Dishwasher because it represents something different on the XBLA horizon. I, for one,… Read More