Lessons learned from 10 years in the Games Industry

Introduction I was thinking the other day that I wish I had learned before my first job in the games industry. Surprisingly, most of it was from working as part of a team, rather than specific areas of knowledge. Although there had been group projects during my time at university,... Continue reading...

How I live streamed on Twitch with my 1Mb home connection

I previously wrote an article series about my game development live streaming adventures but omitted my first hurdle in starting. Problem: I had a connection of only 1Mb up and Twitch recommends 3-6Mb for a 720p or 1080p stream broadcast 😱. Solution: Well, that took a little while to find... Continue reading...

Learnings from streaming Games Development on Twitch.tv

Preface Between May and July 2016, I was live streaming games development on Twitch to see if it was possible to generate enough revenue to sustain continuous game development. I wanted to break out of the hit driven loop of games development and reduce the financial risk which traditionally came... Continue reading...