Byron started his game development company Xiotex Studios in 2007 and has worked for Lionhead Studios, EA Canada, Sega Sports Interactive, Introversion, PomPom, Kuju Entertainent, Rebellion, Attractive Games, Stainless games, Mediatonic and Future Games of London.
Byron has worked on a lot of games - Football Manager, Mutant Storm Empire, Darwinia+, Multiwinia, NHL 2005, Hungry Shark Evolution and Robot Unicorn Evolution to name just a few.
You can follow Byron on twitter where he talks about the development of Caretaker and Nandos a lot: twitter.com/xiotex
An open letter to Unity, a call to wake up and save it before the train-wreck gets too bad.
After being asked a lot about doing a tutorial on Unity for people I decided to do an experiment and do it over twitter - a tweetorial.
Why I've decided not to use Unity on my console projects despite being a massive fan of it.
My first ever trip to GDC ended with me making a game about a subject I never imagined I would every consider let alone make a game out of - homelessness. The birth of "So hungry"
Are you going to GDC 2013? Are you going to be sitting on a flight patiently waiting for it to get to SF? If so, if you have the guts - join us in Plane Jam and make a game during your flight.
What nobody tells you about doing a Kickstarter campaign is that watching the progress of it is like a drug.
[Blog - 12/21/2015 - 01:42]
Hi Marcos - thanks for ...
Hi Marcos - thanks for taking the time to reply, I 'm not getting off the train just yet, I love Unity too much for that but until I see some real tangible changes happening and point releases becoming more and more stable the fear is going to remain.
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I 've been using Unity ...
I 've been using Unity since version 1 as well : r n r nOkay, an example: r n r nCurrently I am integrating my game into Steam. r n r nOn Mac there is an issue in that when you launch the game via Steam the Unity config dialog ...
[News - 07/18/2013 - 10:33]
This just seems daft, as ...
This just seems daft, as a developer I 'd much rather be funded to be exclusive rather than try to go down some strange match-funded but not really convoluted route.
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Nice article. r n r ...
Nice article. r n r nHere 's an interesting question: What constitutes manipulation of charts In the past this used to bogus companies offering to boost App Store ratings, leaving reviews etc.. but promoting Apps by featuring it in your own App, be that through a 'Free App A Day ...