Rubicon's Ramblings

Random thoughts from an overworked dev

May, 2013

Big moment coming up for GBWG

As of the count this morning, we are six multiplayer accounts shy of 100,000. Are you gonna be the one? I think it’s time to dig up one of our last remaining t-shirt/promo packages for the big winner…  

Kudos, Peter.

Whilst it’s hardly a unique thing, I’ve been pretty outspoken about Mr Molyneux and his big promises over the years – you’ll even find me teasing about him elsewhere in this blog. But I have to say that whilst it would be easy to cast a cynical spin on it, for once I’m not going [...]

I can see the future…

And that future is lots of people claiming that Combat Monsters is a clone of Mojang’s upcoming title, Scrolls. Scarily similar USP’s and you wouldn’t catch Notch copying anything, so that’s us sunk then! I am a bit sad about this development though, joking aside. We’ve seen a number of other CCG games pop out [...]

Combat Monsters Teaser Vid

No pics this time, a movie being worth a thousand pictures.  (Hmmm, something like that anyway) This isn’t a full cinematic style trailer, just a quick mash up of some interesting bits now that all the coder art has gone. We will be doing one of those in the near future though, and I promise [...]