Heroes of Legionwood Devblog #2: Dialogue and Role Playing

In my last development update, I outlined some of the ways in which I’m bringing Western RPG elements into Heroes of Legionwood. One of the most important of these elements — and one that seems to be the most contentious among some fans — is the addition of a proper “dialogue system” to the game, … Continue reading

Heroes of Legionwood Devblog#1: New Beginnings

Originally posted here. — Hey, look at that – it’s 2015 already! The holiday season is finally starting to wind down and, being all partied out, I’m buckling down to resume development on Legionwood 3. So, what’s new? The first thing you’ll probably have noticed is the name change. What was called Legionwood 3 in … Continue reading

A tough decision

Dear friends and well wishers. I have a major announcement to make: As of today (29/11/2014) I have come to the decision, after several months of deliberation, that I will no longer pursue a career as an author of fiction and, as such, writing will no longer be the main focus of this blog. It’s … Continue reading

Mythos Director’s Cut DLC now available!

Hi all. The free Director’s Cut DLC for Mythos: The Beginning will soon be live on Steam, adding a number of player requested features and general polishes to the game. This huge update includes the following additions: Two new mid-game monsters, the Long Neck and the Flesh Eater. New puzzle solutions and ways to bypass … Continue reading

Legionwood 2 Bardsong DLC released!

Greetings, adventurers! The Legionwood 2 Bardsong DLC went live last week, adding a sizable chunk of new stuff to the game. This brand new free DLC adds a new optional dungeon, the Ancient Ziggurat, and implements the much requested Bard class to the game, complete with its own set of unique Techs that open up … Continue reading

Kindle

Good news and bad news (AKA free ebooks!)

You know how bad situations almost always seem to have a silver lining? Unfortunately for some excellent Australian writers, Melbourne based e-publisher Really Blue Books closed its doors last week. Really Blue Books published my first short story collection, Nobody Can Scream, back in January of 2013 and they did an awesome job, so I’m … Continue reading

The Horror Has Arrived!

I told you it was coming. I told you, but you didn’t believe me. Now it’s here, and you have to answer for your ignorance. It’s waiting for you, lurking in the darkness, and you have no idea what you’re getting into. The horror has arrived.Mythos: The Beginning has finally been released into the world. … Continue reading

Mythos Update #4: Final Touches

Well, horror fans, this is it. The last Mythos development update. After a nearly four month long development cycle, the game is finally nearing completion. Pending some last bits of polish here and there, and another short round of testing, release day is in sight. What a journey Mythos has been for me. It began … Continue reading

The Walking Dead Game: Season Two [Review]

So, as any zombie aficionado should know, the final episode of Telltale Games’ The Walking Dead: Season Two came out earlier this week. Way back in 2012, I positively reviewed the previous season and its 400 Days DLC, so you can probably guess I was pretty excited when Season Two was announced. I originally planned to … Continue reading

Mythos Update #3: Beta Testing

It’s beta testing time! That’s right folks, Mythos: The Beginning is now basically complete and all that remains before release is to test it. The number of people who volunteered to be beta testers is simply amazing: when I put the call out, I received applications from 33 different people, all asking to be added … Continue reading