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  • Platformers.

    CELEBRATING PLATFORMERS

    Heroes may fall, but legends never die; so it seems with the humble platformer. As a genre, platformers were at one time a much loved staple of the video game industry. All the classic franchises cut their teeth by hopping blocks and bouncing off heads. They pioneered challenging, addictive...
  • HUD

    4 OF THE BEST HEADS-UP DISPLAYS IN MODERN GAMES

    Game developers have been grappling with the challenge of creating effective heads-up displays (HUD) in their games since the days of the first home console, the Magnavox Odyssey in 1975, which made players keep track of their scores using a notepad. Since then, presenting vital information in-game through non-diegetic...