Playing from another perspective
The industry of the videojuegos is extra├â┬▒a in these d├âas; visi├â ┬│ n of the development model has been opacada by the model of distribuci├â ┬│ n and now the times adapt according to the interests (and ├ânimo) of publishers. As consuming we are jodidos, submitted to ÔÇťwhich sellsÔÇŁ and not to ÔÇťwhich amusesÔÇŁ.
Publisher has taken a paper m├âactive s and is now the one that dictates the way of the industry. The era of the Ferraris and the long hair have changed and now we have one generaci├â ┬│ n of oficinistos with gray suit that only know of n├â┬║meros and not indeed than the end user it needs.
Compa├â┬▒├âas as Electronic Arts eats to the peque├â┬▒os studies and disappears little by little them; the millionaire projects predominate and a├â┬▒o with a├â┬▒o we must empacar the same dose to us of tax exemptions of games in first person or sports.
Preg├â┬║ntense something ├éC├â┬║ando fu├â┬ę the ├â┬║ltima time that one versi├â ┬│ n of Tony Hawk us divert├âa? ├éBy qu├â┬ę Splinter Cell it could not snatch the sceptre to him to MGS. Without entering one discusi├â ┬│ n of fanboys I conclude that it is by the avarice of publisher and a clear example is Activision with its tax exemptions m├âs popular. ├éBy qu├â┬ę it is imperative that there is Guitar Hero, Call of Duty or Tony Hawk each a├â┬▒o?
One has tried on that Call of unnoticed Duty 3 pas├â ┬│ whereas Call of Duty 2 and 4 was reasons of purchase of a Xbox 360. Guitar Hero has been prostituido in such a way that we do not know cu├ântas versions habr├âfor this a├â┬▒o. To end of accounts publisher for and undoes in these d├âas, has the resources to send in the industry and we as we are allowing consuming it.
The other face of the currency is the movement indie; projects generated by two or three people who retake the model of work of principles of the eighty. Simple ideas, a time of development nongreater to six months as├â one inversi├â ┬│ n m├ânima est├âtrying that does not require two a├â┬▒os nor 15 million of d├â ┬│ lares to be recognized by the cr├âtica like an innovating proposal.
The problem of the movement indie is that we are few those that we enjoyed this proposal. Little or null difusi├â ┬│ n and a losing mentality of mayor├âa of videojugadores that are locked in to which offers one to them, two or three consoles are factor so that they happen unnoticed.
We must understand that a game is not good only because you read of in Gamespot or IGN or because the motor gr├âfico contains million line of c├â ┬│ I say and simulates to perfecci├â ┬│ n the reality (although the reality is that you do not have the equipment necessary to run it).
A change is needed mentality if we wished to be part├âcipes of a change in this industry. To end of accounts, we are the one who we have maintained it effective by 30 a├â┬▒os.
And m├â is a twentysÔÇŽ
In alg├â┬║n Valve moment sugiri├â ┬│ to Microsoft inclusi├â ┬│ n of Vestibule for the Xbox Live Arcade, nevertheless fu├â┬ę rejected not to fulfill requirements like tama├â┬▒o m├âximo of the game. Doug Lombardi, director of marketing research of Valve, neg├â ┬│ that in the future podr├âa not to have another approach reason why ser├âa possible to see acclaimed t├âtulo in some of the unloadings of mi├â┬ęrcoles.
Not that you think but excepting five or six games, the Marketplace de Arcade est├âplagued of excrement. From versions cl├âsicas of 1980 games that nobody wishes to play until some ÔÇťoriginalÔÇŁ proposals or the revolting attempt of advergaming Yaris call. Microsoft deber├âa to take m├âs in serious east service and to eliminate requisite burocr├â as muchtico.
If Stalin lived safe estar├âa gliding like defending itself of the invaders of the space, right like Reagan when sugiri├â ┬│ initiative SDI by all├âin 1983 (despu├â┬ęs to see Star Wars). Although Stalin does not live, it is possible to carry out a battle directing to the mother country in his battle against the Martians in videojuego that takes the same name that this post.
Stalin against the Martians is a game developed by three Russian studies (Wing Foundation, Dreamlore and N-game) and affirms to be the lightening to which they hate the strategy games. The proposal is to give him to ├â┬ęnfasis to acci├â ┬│ n m├âs that to the resources, which pr├âcticamente they do not exist (only it has to power ups in the map).
History is placed in the summer of the 1942, when the Martians land in Siberia and begin a surprise attack against the mother country. Stalin finds out and decides to command the attack personally; operaci├â ┬│ n is totally confidential. According to the developers, the Martians seem one versi├â ┬│ n marica of the hard-back personages of Nintendo.
The date of exit est├âfixed for oto├â┬▒o and we will hope to see m├âs details or videos of the jugabilidad.
In agreement with Kristensen Girl, Co-founder of Ninja Theory that is nor m├âs nor less than the study responsible for Heavenly Sword, the present surroundings of the development industry is brutal for the independent studies.
ÔÇťThe surroundings are brutal for the independent studies if we considered the type of games that are developed at the momentÔÇŁ.
If we considered in t├â┬ęrminos of budget definitively is brutal surroundings, nevertheless the increase of independent studies goes of the hand with the n├â┬║mero of original proposals that focus m├âs in the jugabilidad that in great producci├â ┬│ n.
It is possible to mention that it is not a complete level and it has some details with the blocks, nevertheless is an excellent experiment. The t├â┬ęcnicos details can be aqu├â.
Once m├âs Sony has delayed the date abrir the beta to the p├â┬║blico of its software Home for the PS3. The president of compa├â┬▒├âa, Kaz Hirai, said that they arrived at conclusi├â ┬│ n which they need but time to polish the service and as├â to make sure that they count on a entretemiento experience m├âs focused in the games. Hirai apunt├â ┬│ that retroalimentaci├â obtained ┬│ n of the period beta ser├âcrucial for the development process.
Atari confirm├â ┬│ what ser├âedici├â ┬│ n of colecci├â ┬│ n for Alone in the Dark which estar├âavailable for Xbox 360, Wii and PC. This edici├â ┬│ n is characterized by good dise├â┬▒o of packing, moved away of the concept of the ÔÇťmetal boxÔÇŁ and comes with a figure of the protagonist Edward Carnby, soundtrack of the game, a documentary one, book of art and the game (duh).
The ├â┬║ltima time that we enjoyed this tax exemption overcomes to the 2001, when apareci├â ┬│ Alone in the Dark: The New Nightmare for Dreamcast. Fourth versi├â ┬│ n of Alone in the Dark aparecer├âat the end of this a├â┬▒o for PS3, Xbox 360, Wii and PC
Infinity Ward has negotiated with Activision to remain with the rights of the Call tax exemption of Duty once Treyarch finishes to the villa versi├â ┬│ n, planned to distribute itself at the end of this a├â┬▒o. The idea of Activision is to have one versi├â ┬│ n of Call of Duty by a├â┬▒o, thus the work is had I divide until this moment between two studies: Treyarch and Infinity Ward.
In agreement with NextGen, the agreement agrees with recent cancelaci├â ┬│ n of a project nonFPS related to the tax exemption on the part of Activision. Good decisi├â ┬│ n, always is unjust similarity to me what publishers does with the rights of some tax exemption since they finish quem├ândola in just a short time.
*ACTUALIZACI├â ┬ô N* Activisi├â ┬│ n has confirmed that this data is err├â ┬│ neon. It is question to wait for to the answer of Infinity Ward
The ├â┬║ltimo month has been very intense due to the amount of work that I have had, raz├â ┬│ n by which east site has not been updated regularly. From March comenc├â┬ę like QA Engineer in game of soccer Kicks Online, work enough funny and where I have known very interesting people who move in the industry of ours pa├âs, at level development and distribuci├â ┬│ n.
Kicks Online is a MMOG of street soccer where you create your player you equip, it with the items that m├âs you like and you meet with five friendly challenges to arm it. r├â is a game with a learning curve enoughit asks, very funny and addictive. At this moment est├âabierto to the registry for versi├â ┬│ n beta, reason why if you want to participate coarse that you make from the Web site or you send an email to me with your data for poderte to consider.
With regard to this blog, we returned to normality as of this Monday
From yesterday already est├âavailable in the Marketplace versi├â ┬│ n of Ikaruga for XBLA. With tables of l├â┬Čderes and multiplayer via Xbox Live it is a gangue by 800 points. If you want to remember those frustrating afternoons to try to obtain score perfect with your control of Dreamcast this is your opportunity, if notÔÇŽ always existir├âMr Driller, or perhaps Bankshot Billiards 2
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