How to Credit Playtesters (and Other Expectations)

This article is the first in a series of questions Moesh will be answering over the coming weeks. MapMakingMag‏ @MapMakingMag  Mar 4 How should testers be credited? In the map? Do we test with people we know or anyone who asks? What expectations are on testers? How should testers be credited? In the map? Credits…

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Dispensing (005): GamerGuppy

GamerGuppy and I discuss the potential rise of ray casting in Minecraft 1.9 maps. We also touch on why mechanics should begin developing tools for game designers to use. Activation and Data Values Hosts: Moesh Guest: GamerGuppy Recorded: March 5, 2016 at 12:41PM AST Music: Sectopod by Michael Aranda Tell Me More Dispensing is an impromptu podcast series where Moesh and other…

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Dispensing (004): Panguino

Dispensing is an impromptu podcast series where Moesh and other prominent members of the Minecraft game development community discuss various aspects of Minecraft, its community, and the art of making games with Minecraft. Panguino and I discuss working with someone with a visual impairment, repeating patterns, and paradigms in video games. Activation and Data Values Hosts: Moesh…

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Community Challenge – August 9, 2015

Welcome to Challenges! This section is for a weekly prompt in map making! Join in by creating small levels with a start, middle, and end. Prompt Visit samasaurus6’s reddit user-page and create a short map based on one of his concepts! Then go make fun of Moesh for springing this on him last minute. Thanks…

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Community Challenge – August 2, 2015

Welcome to Challenges! This section is for a weekly prompt in map making! Join in by creating small levels with a start, middle, and end. Prompt   Choose one new feature from the Minecraft 1.9 snapshots, use it at the main mechanic for your map. Aim to have game play 2-3 minutes. Or not, we’re not…

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Community Challenge – July 12, 2015

Welcome to Challenges! This section is for a weekly prompt in map making! Join in by creating small levels with a start, middle, and end. Prompt Go to your Skype contact, your Twitter feeds, and your other social media. Choose four people. Obtain an answer for each of the following questions from each different person….

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