As detailed on GamePolitics and Ian Bogost, Debate Night is a Zuma-esq take on the ’08 American Presidential Campaign’s televised debates, allowing the player to take the role of Barack Obama. Though I’d initially thought of it as a Obama-themed Zuma knock-off, Bogost raises an interesting point: “The game both acts as a quality piece… Read more Obama’s Unofficial Game
Its not a game really, nor does it portray Palin in a particularly favourable light but I thought I’d post it nonetheless. Try Palin As President here. Another Palin thing I’ve found is this Tea Party based “Palin’s Tea Bomber” game, based on her involvement with the Tea Party movement. It again seems to make… Read more Palin as President?
I’ve been playing this: The Republia Times. It’s pretty harsh, forcing the player to run stories to support the government. How long can you last under their regime? In my first play-through my family received daily beatings for my disloyalty, and were then killed. As I said, harsh, but it’s still pretty interesting. It looks… Read more The Republia Times
So I’ve been working on this thing. It’s a project that I thought of to make use of all the video footage I shot while doing regular volunteering at the Croy Historical Society. I haven’t been back in ages, partly because I’ve been busy with stuff but also because after having pestered everyone with my… Read more CHS Game Update
This is one of the problems I’ve struggled with since switching from AS2 to AS3 programming. I know that globals aren’t encouraged and are considered bad practice by most professional coders, but should I need them (and I’m fairly confident I will,) I decided it would be a good idea to find out how to… Read more Creating Global Variables in AS3