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Press Release! For Immediate Release Feb. 22, 2017 :S

Buffalo, Feb. 21, 2017 – Afflicted with blood cancer, developer Michael Kelley will run 7 video game crowdfunding campaigns simultaneously to see which work-in-progress he should see through to the end. Witness crowdfunding as it should be; not as a marketing gimmick for multi-million dollar reboots but a...
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Meetup Monday! IndieView Interview With Me!

Awhile ago I did an interview with @indieviewpod. In the indieview interview I discuss my difficulties trying to decide which of my 7 favorite #gamedev projects I should pursue. I mention my plans to run a Crowdfunding Battle Royale, in which I pit said 7 projects against each...
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Freebie Fridays! PaleMoon Browser.

Mozilla Firfefox is out of control. It typically consumes between 2 and 4 GIGS of memory on any one of my systems. From what I’ve read, this seems to be a known issue occurring in proportion to uptime and resulting from memory leaks. In one of the threads...
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Workflow Weds! Art Asset Creation & Workflow

In this brand new Workflow Wednesday, we’ll look at art asset creation and workflow. I’ve screen recorded the creation of a character model from sculpt to in-game. Because the commentary is sporadic, I’ve included a transcript below. Painting and inflating, you’ve probably seen this part in my XYZs...
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Off-Topic Tuesday: A Closer Look at GvHD

People mistakenly assume that if you’re in remission you’ve been cured and are healthy and safe. This is not necessarily so, especially with blood cancer. It can be a case of out of the frying pan and into the fire, where the side effects of the treatment prove...
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Meetup Monday! Jupiter Hadley Feature

Jupiter Hadley’s father was worried about her mental health. She would lock herself away for hours at a time, alone, in front of her new computer. Even worse, she seemed to be talking to herself for far too long. His worry became great enough that finally he felt...
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Streaming Saturdays! My First Stream!

In an effort to ramp-up the Nickel City Pixels, Inc. social media, I’ve recently started streaming! And I must say, I’m overly proud that I’m as technologically savvy as a 12 year old. The first streams, featuring echoing audio and Pilotwings, are what I hope to someday refer...
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