3
Apr

My First PAX East!

Ever since I started going to global game jams, watching more Twitch streams, joining more gaming discord communities and getting familiar in the game development world, I’ve been wanting to go to more conventions. I went to NY Comic Con last year which was a blast, so this year I decided to go to my […]

23
Jan

Trying New Things: Global Game Jam

This weekend is the Global Game Jam at Microsoft NYC and my former colleague convinced me to join him and friends to be on a team. It’s a great way to hold myself accountable to learn game development that I’ve mentioned in a previous post. I’m really excited to see how to plan it all: […]

10
Oct

New York Comic Con; My First Cosplay

In my spare time I very occasionally play Overwatch on PC, and my favorite character is someone I’d love to be if I was ever a video game character – Sombra (which means “shadow” in Spanish) a stealthy hacker who manipulates those in power. Ok, maybe I don’t want to manipulate anyone or cause terror, […]

11
Aug

Trying New Things: Game Development

When I did my coding boot camp at General Assembly, the first project we did was to create a game in HTML, CSS and JavaScript. I loved writing out the idea for the story, finding and creating small bits of artwork, then writing out the actual code. It was only done in a week and […]