It’s been a while since I last posted a review on this blog. Surprisingly though, my various SADES headset reviews are still getting a decent amount of hits both on the blog and my YouTube channel.
Today, however, I want to chart new waters by reviewing a keyboard for the very first time. I got in touch with E-Blue a few weeks ago and managed to receive one of their latest products for sampling. I had a lot of fun testing this product out for them and I’m sure you’ll be pretty interested in learning more about this budget mechanical keyboard too. It’s been pretty impressive so far! Continue reading
Last month, game designer and programmer Daniel West wrote a post-mortem on Gamasutra, reflecting on the commercial flop of his four-man team’s game, despite having made what he considered a ‘good game’ and having invested a large amount of time and money into their marketing campaign. In the post, titled ‘Good’ isn’t good enough — releasing an indie game in 2015, Daniel essentially attributes the failure of Airscape: The Fall of Gravity to the current landscape of the gaming industry. An over-competitive market, too many games available, yadda yadda yadda — we’ve all heard it before. But I think this conclusion lacks personal accountability on their part. It merely pushes the blame externally, when Daniel and his team could’ve done something to soften the blow earlier on.
Here’s a quick look at the language learning game ‘Influent’ available on Steam. It’s a game focused on vocabulary acquisition and is currently available in the 10 different languages listed below!
Available on Steam (http://store.steampowered.com/app/274980)
Developed by Rob Howland
Published by Three Flip Productions
Released March 20, 2014
Languages: Spanish (Español), German (Deutsch), Korean (한국어), Latin (Latina), French (Français), English, Swedish (Svenska), Bulgarian (български), Mandarin Chinese (官话) and Japanese (日本語).