RT @LunarRayGames: More future versions of enemies on today's Timespinner devstream! Pixel art and design! 1-4pm PDT every Tuesday at https… (Today)

@SaltyPepperG t.co/1dpxpaE6E5 (Today)

@MagpieMcGraw I see. Do you have a programming day job or do you only code as a hobby or whatevs? (Today)

@SaltyPepperG yeah I've gotten better at this over the years, but when my final tasks involve "talk to other humans" I shut down hahah (Today)

@TyrusPeace hmmm right yeah that makes sense. I wonder if I tied my chill out things to my projects more if it would help (drawing, etc) (Today)

Also I feel like I'm at the very end of Sky Sisters dev and the rest of it involves doing things I don't like so I'm procrastinating forever (Today)

@MagpieMcGraw right I have heard that actual coding time can be like only 2 to 4 hours a day for most people :o (Today)

@bmau_ro yeah I probably have weird data on this stuff. a lot of folks I talked to about time tracking track SO MUCH TIME compared to me x_x (Today)

@UndeadBarryGibb @SnugglePilot labor 2.0 (Today)

@Teknopants yeah totally but things don't get done waiting around for inspiration ya know? Why is making stuff so gosh dang difficult (Today)

@SnugglePilot dunno seems society likes that number a lot (Today)

@DrMelon It always seems like the mega successful artists and creators out there have super human focus powers~ (Today)

I want to be someone that can just work on the same thing all the time 8 hours a day every day but it just never works out for me. (Today)

Working on Sky Sisters this month has been incredibly draining so I'll do the irresponsible thing and goof around with a side project~ (Today)

@psysal hahah yeah sounds about right. I like how the anime advanced they started to adapt more of the actual game's rules. (Yesterday)

@psysal YEAH I loved the anime and my friends and I got into "AS A JOKE" and it turned out to be really fun so we went crazy with it (Yesterday)

@psysal uhh YEAH I played super competitively for a number of years and a friend from my locals won nationals in 2009!!1 (Yesterday)

@psysal i hope you brought your exodia with you (Yesterday)

@gritfish nope sorry been a long while since I've used it :[ (Yesterday)

@Managore @MattThorson right just rotate your sprite 90 degrees and you're good (2 days ago)

posts dated from: october 2012

2012 - 10 - 15 / 3:15 pm / events

Pax 2012: Day 4

Pax 2012: Day 4

Oops! I totally meant to post this way earlier, but I got side tracked by some other things and totally lost track of time. Anyway, it's a little late, but here's the last post about PAX2012!

I scheduled my flight out of Seattle for 8:20pm since I didn’t want to feel rushed to get to the airport in the morning or afternoon. At least, I thought I wouldn’t feel rushed to get to the airport.

We had closed the windows the night before since the sounds of dentist drill birds, hell hounds, and yelling people usually has been waking us up at 6:30 in the morning. This tactic seemed to work, except for the fact that the room we were sleeping in was now pretty warm and that can sometimes cause additional sleep to happen… or standing around for 10 hours a day talking to people and demoing games can also do that.

I woke up at noon and I think I could barely hear the hell hounds barking outside of the closed windows. I was amazed at how tired I still felt for it being noon o’clock, and I looked around the room and nobody else was up yet. I ended up laying back down and falling back asleep for what I thought was maybe only a half hour or so. I ended up waking back up at 3:30pm, and nobody else in the apartment was awake still. read more

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