I was promoted to Senior Game Designer at Monolith Productions! I’ve been working in the industry for roughly a decade now, and it still doesn’t even feel real. It’s hard to believe that I go to work everyday to make games that are much bigger than what I played as a kid. Life’s strange sometimesContinue reading “Quest Complete: Work my way up the game designer chain”
For the past six months, I’ve been working on an indie game in GameMaker Studio 2. In two weeks, on Tuesday, June 11, Open Ocean will release on Steam! This is my first indie game, so I decided to make a small game with a big message, and while it’s not the most fun gameContinue reading “Open Ocean”
Today, I completed my quest to work my way up the Game Designer talent tree! I was promoted to Designer! Goodbye, associate! I’ve accepted a new quest: Ship a title with a 90 plus Metacritic review score.
I’ve always been a firm believer that games, or even small parts of games, are made by teams, not individuals, but it sure feels nice when someone writes a stunning article about content that you were in charge of. The first of many 🙂 When I started working on this mission, I remember thinking, “I’mContinue reading “The First Ever Article Written About Content I Created”
Middle-earth: Shadow of Mordor appears to have been quite a success. Tons of people have been posting how amazing the game is. I’ll use this post to link all sorts of Shadow of Mordor post launch stuff – Players sharing their experiences, things that people have made using/for the game, etc. Awards GDC Game ofContinue reading “Shadow of Mordor Post Launch”
With 28 reviews, Middle-earth: Shadow of Mordor is currently sitting at an 85 Metacritic score! Not bad for the first game that I’ve been a dev on! http://www.metacritic.com/game/playstation-4/middle-earth-shadow-of-mordor
Monolith released a dev diary video:
Monolith released a new Shadow of Mordor trailer. This time, it’s a live action trailer!
Two new Shadow of Mordor story trailers! Meet Ratbag Sauron’s Servants
We released another story trailer for Shadow of Mordor! This one is about the wraith! In an unprecedented move, we also pushed our release date forward to September 30, 2014!