The Away Team: Lost Exodus – Redesigning The Argo

What’s In A Ship? The Away Team is a game about a small crew’s journey through the isolated and mostly empty reaches of time and space. Most of The Away Team’s gameplay and narrative are presented through “missions” that take place on the surface of the planets you come across. So much of the tone and context of the game is about eking out an existence with limited resources onboard what is effectively a very advanced tin can. In many ways, the Argo is more than just a vessel. It’s the “body” of the AI you play as, it’s a home to the crew, and it’s also the cage they are trapped within until your mission reaches a conclusion. That said, the game itself presents very little of … Read more

On the Subject of: The Open Internet

Today, We like many other websites out there are taking a moment to explain to you the open internet and why we need it as a society. So an open internet simply means that data can’t be slowed because it comes from a different place. So data from netflix, underflow studios, facebook, steam, etc can’t be slowed simply because your ISP determines it. By removing the open internet you kill an unimaginable amount of current and future jobs. Including mine, my wife’s and most my friends jobs could not exist without an open internet. The open internet is the concept that any moron including me and my company can have a stupid website you can visit. This entire site wouldn’t exist with an open internet. So obviously you … Read more

On the subject of: New Projects

Passion is a great thing to have. A strong passion could mean a complex and changing passion. It can also mean a deep and steady passion. In the end a strong passion will usually spawn at least one project that one hasn’t any idea how to start. The best way I have found to start something is to just go do it. Attempt to find the best starting point, ensure you know of multiple and take the one that you think you would enjoy and be the happiest with taking. If you start in on a path don’t be afraid to turn around. You should never lock in to a path so much that you refuse to see the error of it’s ways. You should also be loyal … Read more