Tag: work

Guild Wars 2: 28 August 2012

Guild wars 2 is launching on August 28. That’s two months from today. I cannot wait to finally play with a character (or four) in which I’m invested. All the characters I’ve created will be erased before the game launches. I’ve tried not to spoil myself on the charr personal story while I played in the Beta Weekend Events, as…

Guild Wars 2: 2012

This year is going to be exciting for me, both professionally and as a gamer. Last week, ArenaNet made a big announcement: Guild Wars 2 has captured the imagination of gamers and media all over the world with its action-oriented combat, its living world full of dynamic events, its highly personalized role-playing experience, and the handcrafted artistry that suffuses every…

The Life of an Ex-Game Developer

Danc from Lost Garden writes about why he’s never going back to working in the games industry: It began with a common enough tale in the game industry. The project I had worked on for the previous two years was canceled. After all those 80 hour weeks, fueled by a feverish passion to build something marvelous, I was cut loose.…