• Salarn posted a message in the forum topic How many hours to give this game a fair chance?. on the Planescape: Torment board

    Are you using any of the mods to boost the resolution and do 16x9 support? That helps a load with the 1994 visual.

  • Salarn posted a message in the forum topic Unity or Game Maker Studio. on the General Discussion board

    If you want to make a pixel art game, go with game maker. Unity's 2D implementations are not 100% there but are getting close to it. At the very least wait until Unity4.6 for the new UI system whic...

  • Salarn posted a message in the forum topic Is my Walmart crazy?. on the General Discussion board

    From January of this year, Canadian Walmart.

  • Salarn posted a message in the forum topic Programmers, Developers & Coders: Post your equipment specs. on the PC board

    Work computer is a Xeon E5-1650 3.2 ghz, 32 gb of ram, and a GTX770

  • Salarn posted a message in the forum topic Jake vs. Game Size. on the General Discussion board

    @believer258 said:@salarn said: It does however come down to a cost/benefit trade off. Adding extra options might confuse/frustrate players who don't understand why they should have to do multiple d...

  • Salarn posted a message in the forum topic Jake vs. Game Size. on the General Discussion board

    There are things that can be done to allow gamers with limited bandwidth resources easier access to games. Split out the localization into separate packages, set high-res textures into an optional do...

  • Salarn posted a message in the forum topic Methods of Obtaining Sales Numbers. on the General Discussion board

    You best bet is to read the article on 'Steam Gauge' by Ars Technica and try to gleen info off of that.Overall however you're not going to get accurate user numbers let a lone purchase numbers.

  • Salarn posted a message in the forum topic Bob's Game Kickstarter Gets Funded!. on the General Discussion board

    It's a troll pledge, someone put in $5k in the last few hours, and will either pull it at 5 minutes left or just let it get declined when it tries to validate.Which is actually an interesting loophole...

  • Salarn posted a message in the forum topic Glassdoor reviews of Game companies. on the General Discussion board

    Based on the factual inaccuracies in the reviews for the company I work at I'd say that anything on that sight is highly suspect.

  • Salarn posted a message in the forum topic Question to all those who applied for the new jobs at GB. on the General Discussion board

    I'm more interested in hearing what people put in for 'Expected Salary'

  • Salarn posted a message in the forum topic Hey, we're hiring and stuff!. on the General Discussion board

    @rorie: The linked-in sync seems to have a bad API key, is that a known issue?

  • Salarn posted a message in the forum topic Destiny costs $500 million to develop and market. on the Destiny board

    I think your numbers are off for Advengers, all the googles put the budget more around a quarter of billion. Do you have a link to that $1b cost report?On the topic of games, Destiny is closer to twi...

  • Salarn posted a message in the forum topic What does "check your privilege" mean?. on the Off-Topic board

    @raven_sword: You shouldn't ever feel guilty for who you are. If you are the same race, gender, orientation, etc... that matches that of those in power you have a privilege to varying degrees.This h...

  • Salarn posted a message in the forum topic Cards you think are unbalanced?. on the Hearthstone: Heroes of Warcraft board

    @zevvion said:@salarn: Yes, it makes sense in numbers. In practice, Legendary's are worth more overall. They trade for more cards then their cost compared to other cards. I named King Crush specific...

  • Salarn posted a message in the forum topic Cards you think are unbalanced?. on the Hearthstone: Heroes of Warcraft board

    @zevvion said: @salarn said: @zevvion said: I think this card needs to be stronger. It's a Legendary. Legendaries are supposed to be stronger than regular cards.They are not supposed to be stronger.B...

  • Salarn posted a message in the forum topic Cards you think are unbalanced?. on the Hearthstone: Heroes of Warcraft board

    @zevvion said:I think this card needs to be stronger. It's a Legendary. Legendaries are supposed to be stronger than regular cards.They are not supposed to be stronger.

  • Salarn posted a message in the forum topic Does anyone else hate hearthstone?. on the Hearthstone: Heroes of Warcraft board

    Hearthstone isn't as random as people think it is. There are a couple of cards out of a few hundred that have random effects that can't be controlled. Mainly mad bomber and arcane missiles with tink...