Undead Man Lover

I should have wrote a post about this months back, but better late than never.  At the Global Game Jam this year my buddy Mike and I teamed up, with some assistance of two NC State students to create Undead Man Lover. The theme this year was the sound of…

Broken Magic Jumper

A couple of weekends ago was the 2012 Triangle Game Jam. Our theme of the jam was to generate game titles by madlibs: everyone contributed a list of 5 adjectives, 5 nouns, and 5 verb stems, and a program generated random game names from them. From there, we pitched ideas…

Global Game Jam 2012 Wrap-Up

The 2012 Global Game Jam is over and it was another year of awesome games in the Raleigh-Durham – North Carolina area.  This week I wanted to put the spotlight on all the games lovingly crafted by our crack squad of jammers – especially mine, Low Power! :D The Theme The Ouroboros…

Hubert's Safari Adventure: Development Diary

1/28/2011 6:00 PM We just finished hearing the keynote given by Keita Takahashi.  Just like his games…it was different.  Seems like a guy that would be interesting to hang out with.  We’re now forming our groups.  The theme this year is "Extinction".  Awesome,…

Hubert's Safari Adventure

The Global Game Jam 2011 has ended.  I present to you the labors of me and my team.  The theme this year was “Extinction”, which I’m happy to say I loved.  I was very happy that the group organizing the global game jam finally figured out they need to…

The Art of the 48 Hour Game

The idea isn’t new, a few people get together one weekend with a common goal; make a game in 48 hours. I have game jams on the mind because the Global Game Jam is this weekend. So I thought I might do a post on hosting and participating in…

Triangle Game Jam 2010

The Global Game Jam 2011 happens later this month and I’m really excited.  A few months ago we had our local Triangle Game Jam for the 4th year in a row.  It went pretty well, the theme was “blocks” this time. Against my better judgment I decided to make…