Gaming Crushes: The Resiliency of Double Fine

Sure, I grew up as a huge fan of adventure games. There is no doubt that The Secret of Monkey Island shaped my love and appreciation of video games as an entertainment medium. Regardless of any of my nostalgic history with the roots of Tim Schafer and his team at Double Fine, being witness to… Continue reading

Minecraft and the Great Gaming Divide

In a recent gamesindustry.biz mailing list showing the top stories of the day I noticed that the top story was one about how its nearly impossible to make money on big budget games for a lot of developers. In the same list, the second-to-top story talks about Minecraft, a game developed on $0 budget by… Continue reading