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Kylotan's Developer Journal > Still alive

Posted 23 July 2009

Hi guys, just a quick note to remind you that I'm still writing (very occasional) blog entries over at http://www.ebonyfortress.com/blog, and would love to see some of you posting comments. :)

Kylotan's Developer Journal > This journal is moribund

Posted 18 May 2009

As much as I like GameDev.net, I find the journal system here to be underpowered - no tags, no categories, posts disappear from the front page if they're too old, poor support for inline formatting, etc. This has made me hesitate to spend time putting entries here, and the last one was eight months ago.

So in future, I will be posting on my own...

Kylotan's Developer Journal > AI in games

Posted 01 September 2008

Hello GD Journal, it's been a while. Mostly because the journals are still exceedingly well separated from the rest of the site. I have no idea whose journals are worth reading - any suggestions?

At work, our development cycle is coming to a close and I have lots of reflections on the development process to share; but that will wait until after...

Kylotan's Developer Journal > Here's an idea

Posted 08 November 2007

For so long we've seen newbies come on these forums, and say something like "I have a great idea for a game - how do I get it made?" The slightly more optimistic, or dare I say mercenary, may actually ask how they sell it, but the underlying concept is the same, in that someone with no knowledge of how the industry works comes on here thinking...

Kylotan's Developer Journal > Squirrel

Posted 19 June 2007

Imagine you are a squirrel. You're at the foot of a large oak tree, contemplating climbing it to feast upon the acorny goodness that it offers. You start climbing up the trunk, and it provides a single obvious and reliable route up the tree. Eventually you reach branches, where you can choose the one that seems most appealing to you, perhaps holding...