Two Dimensions: Rick
Grossenbacher steps up to teach this tutorial on using Adobe Photoshop
and Illustrator to make seamless 2D game artwork. Plus: the most
overrated games of all time, a bunch of Fallout related stuff,
and a look at movie tie-ins!
Brass Ones: Jason
Bergman sits down with Derek Smart, the man behind Battlecruiser
3000 AD for this talk about the past, present, and future of his
epic series. Plus: an honest look at BC3K, the weirdest games ever
made, Josh Vasquez on Tomb Raider III, and lots more!
in ASCII: Take
a look at the weird world of Roguelikes, the games that have inspired
countless RPGs, including Diablo. Plus: Bungie in the 5th Dimension,
Paul Steed models the Doom guy, and a look at Blood 2.
Annihiliation !: Jason
"loonyboi" Bergman heads down to Texas to attend a LAN
party...and plays Daikatana, Quake 3: Arena, Requiem,
Mortyr, and more! Plus: eBay - your next addiction, Chris
Hargrove on programming actors, and a look at Blade Runner!
With Jason Hall!: Jason
"loonyboi" Bergman chats it up with the CEO of Monolith
Productions. Plus: Josh Vasquez on Thief: the Dark Project,
more Blade Runner, and a huge Thinking Outside the
and the Glory of G.O.D.: Jason
"loonyboi" Bergman gets biblical with Mike Wilson, the
founder of the Gathering of Developers. Plus: How we make this here
site, ranting about game reviews, our infamous April Fool's gag,
year in the making, Rowan "Sumaleth" Crawford presents
the definitive interview with id Software's skin artiste, Kenneth
Scott. Plus: Photoshop for webmasters, and the harsh truth about
"loonyboi" Bergman catches up with Mark Frohnmayer, programmer
on Starsiege: Tribes for this interview about all things Tribes.
Plus: Nick Ferguson on Silent Hill, Josh Vasquez on Brood
War, and making a space scene with Photoshop.
the Game: Jason
"loonyboi" Bergman chats with Marc Laidlaw, novelist,
reporter, and Half-Life designer. Plus: Palm Pilot Gamin', a look
at Myth II: Soulbligher, and are consoles killing the PC?