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Developer Diary blog posts
« on: February 28, 2013, 08:28:58 AM »
Hey friends! You may have noticed we've started a series of Developer Diary blog posts this week, something we plan to extend as a regular feature here on the site. Some links to our first two posts:

The Inspiration for Erica Reed

Becoming the Producer of TSL Episode 5

The Developer Diaries will go up twice a week (generally on Tuesday & Friday), focusing on different topics and areas of development and the experience of being an indie dev! Posts will be coming to you from myself, Cesar, and Adrienne. :)

We'd love to hear both what you think of these posts, and also what you'd like to hear about in them! What aspects of development are you curious to know more about, what would you like to see written about, what questions do you have, and so forth! We're here to give the people what they want. :)
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Re: Developer Diary blog posts
« Reply #1 on: February 28, 2013, 08:35:41 AM »
Yep, I've been reading them, I'm not sure how I didn't make the connection from Erica to Agent Dunham before though :P

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« Reply #2 on: February 28, 2013, 08:50:37 AM »
The regular schedule for these will be Cognition Dev Diaries on Tues & Friday written by myself, and on Wednesday, a rotating schedule of posts about TSL (Adrienne), the community (Say), and Moebius (Cesar).

Oh, cool! :)

I just skimmed Adrienne's first post (couldn't read it properly... *is quasi-working*): I enjoyed it. :thumbsup:
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« Reply #3 on: February 28, 2013, 09:53:22 PM »
Thanks for posting them ;D

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Re: Developer Diary blog posts
« Reply #4 on: March 01, 2013, 09:10:34 AM »
You're quite welcome!

We've got another up today about teaming up with Jane Jensen :) http://www.postudios.com/blog/?p=2239

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Re: Developer Diary blog posts
« Reply #5 on: March 08, 2013, 11:52:00 AM »
I'll make a point to update this thread with our new posts.

Today's post about the Design Process has gone up: http://www.postudios.com/blog/?p=2583

Say's Community post about loving what you do went up on Wednesday (http://www.postudios.com/blog/?p=2561), and on Monday I talked about getting laid off from my last job and finally diving into fulltime game development work (http://www.postudios.com/blog/?p=2318).

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Re: Developer Diary blog posts
« Reply #6 on: March 12, 2013, 09:03:16 AM »
Today's Dev Diary is All About Animation! http://www.postudios.com/blog/?p=2618

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Re: Developer Diary blog posts
« Reply #7 on: March 13, 2013, 07:33:23 AM »
Cesar's first Moebius post is up! Moebius: Through the Eyes of a Fan

And there's some super-sexy Moebius promo art in there with it!

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« Reply #8 on: March 13, 2013, 11:33:16 AM »
Every word I read about Moebius only heightens my anticipation. Can't come soon enough!
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Re: Developer Diary blog posts
« Reply #9 on: March 15, 2013, 09:57:18 AM »
Today's Dev Diary: The Cinematic Experience!

http://www.postudios.com/blog/?p=2654

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Re: Developer Diary blog posts
« Reply #10 on: March 23, 2013, 05:48:32 AM »
Catch up on this week's blog posts!

Cesar talks about the final voiceover recording sessions for Raleigh Holmes as Erica Reed: The Voices That Matter

Adrienne describes the process of going from concept art to the final 3D Model in TSL: Concept Art to Final Product

And finally, my post for Friday, very appropriate to this weekend: PAXEast 2013 is Here!

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« Reply #11 on: March 23, 2013, 08:06:42 AM »
Hmm... I think I like Rosella's older model better, assuming that's the final version and not just a sneak peak of what she could look like.

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« Reply #12 on: March 23, 2013, 09:57:00 AM »
Why's that?

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« Reply #13 on: March 23, 2013, 11:37:29 AM »
I guess I'm just used to the other one.

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« Reply #14 on: March 23, 2013, 04:40:28 PM »
I prefer the new model. I love the detail on her dress.! I think she will look better animated with emotions.

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Re: Developer Diary blog posts
« Reply #15 on: March 29, 2013, 11:50:58 AM »
A busy week of GDC and recovering from PAX made us a bit short on posts, but today's is up!

It's All Logical, where I talk about my sliver of programming know-how. :)

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« Reply #16 on: March 29, 2013, 12:03:52 PM »
Great post, Katie! And yes, the logic does look that convoluted - and sometimes worse! Aaron (Oldbushie) has added in the ability to split a scene's logic into tabs, which makes it a lot easier to deal with. :)

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Re: Developer Diary blog posts
« Reply #17 on: April 04, 2013, 07:46:28 AM »
Cesar tells us all about the Adventure Developers Party at GDC, complete with pictures! In case we weren't all already wishing we were there, attendees included Agustin Cordes, Ragnar Tornquist, and even Ron Gilbert!

http://www.postudios.com/blog/?p=2796

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« Reply #18 on: April 04, 2013, 08:36:16 AM »
And, as always, I take awful, awful pictures. :P
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« Reply #19 on: April 04, 2013, 08:40:06 AM »
I think it's a cute picture!

And among others, I wish I'd been there so I could've you in person, too!

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