Isla: Link Roundup 3/21/16

For submissions, suggestions, or things to add, send ’em my way: @isla_es. Video of the week: “ART DECO – Visual Learning Period Design” from Michael Pacitti   Song of the Week: “Steven Universe – Something Entirely New (Remix feat. Adriana Figueroa & Miku-Tan)” by Video Game Remixes   Reading material: “Starting Your Own Game Development Studio – One Year […]

Isla: Link Roundup 3/14/16

For submissions, suggestions, or things to add, send ’em my way: @isla_es. Video of the week: “Mike Stout Skylanders GDC Speech 2012 (w Paul Reiche)” Song of the Week: “VGM #62: Snowdin Town (Undertale) Ft. ThunderScott” by Ace Waters Reading material: “3DNes adds another dimension to classic NES games” on engadget about Geod Studio Reddit thread of the […]

Isla: Link Roundup 3/7/16

If anyone has any submissions, suggestions, or things to add, please send ’em my way @isla_es. Video of the week: “Ico, and Design by Subtraction” from Mark Brown and Game Maker’s Toolkit Song of the Week: De Gamuza by lucienpro_ on SoundCloud Reading material: “The significance of plot without conflict” by Still Eating Oranges Reddit thread of […]

Isla: Link Roundup 2/29/16 (Leap day!)

As mentioned last week, if anyone has any suggestions for new categories, things to add, etc. Please let me know @isla_es. Video of the week: “The Unseen History of Portal (VNN Exclusive)” from Tyler McVicker/Valve News Network Reading material: “10 Typical Perspective Errors” by Martina C. Reddit thread of the week: “How to approach a […]

Isla: Link roundup 2/22/16

I’m thinking of starting a new thing, weekly linkdumps. Hopefully this will be a useful resource (or at least an interesting timewaster). If anyone has any suggestions for new categories, things to add, etc. Please let me know @isla_es. Image of the week: Roll Your Class (Source unknown) Video of the week: “Chuck Jones – […]

Isla: Check Out This Cool Infographic I Found

Source: “Post Smarter: The Best Times to Use Social Platforms (Infographic)” by Dane Atkinson Translated to mountain time, this means the best times to post to social media are as follows: 2-5pm on Twitter 3-6pm on Facebook 9pm-12am on tumblr (Go to sleep, you guys have things to do in the morning!) 7-8 on Instagram 10pm-1am […]

Isla: You CAN see me, I’m no longer invisible

Look at this site, just look at it. It’s working! Now to grow this little garden we’ve set up. Here’s the deal folks, we’re gonna keep you all up to date on what we’re doing, full transparency except for the things we’ve gotta keep secret for spoiler purposes. To those of you reading this in […]

Isla: You can’t see me, I’m invisible

As I’m writing this, you can’t see anything, readers. Nothing, I say! That’s because the site isn’t public yet, but it’s working, oh it’s working all right. THINGS have been PUT TOGETHER in ORDERS. IMAGES have been ADDED TO GALLERIES. These JOURNAL ENTRIES have been ADDED TO THE BLOG. And the things that are broken […]

Isla: I’m here to help

I’m Isla. I’m here to help… well, you actually. Yes you, the people reading this. [NAMESPACE] wants this thing to be great, and I want to help. Actually, that’s kind of the one constant thing that’s happening here. I’ll be handling playtesting, outreach, marketing, and hassling people for their advice on how to make things […]