I just got back to my friend's place in Oakland after crawling SF following this year's Game Developer's Choice Awards. I think I lost my voice cheering for Phil Fish
(monocles FTW) and Jon Mak
awesome. The IGF was freakin' incredible this year.
3 THINGS YOU MAY NOT KNOW!
was created entirely in XNA Game Studio
. Yes, the $99 one. Did it not just become 50 times more awesome? What more do you want? Phil gave his acceptance haiku wearing a fez and a monocle
, fer fucksake.
2. Motion capture is dirt cheap
3. Mova Contour
cheap, but HOLY SHIT.
NOW YOU KNOW!
Okay, off to bed. Somebody's got a (long shot) interview with Bungie tomorrow...