Lars A. Doucet is the Co-Founder of Level Up Labs, LLC, an independent game design studio based in Bryan, TX, and has a Master's degree in Visualization Sciences from Texas A&M University.
His latest project is the successful RPG/Tower Defense hybrid Defender's Quest.
In addition to his work at LUL, Lars has been a consultant who specializes in "Applied Gaming," an emerging field that uses game design and game technology for new uses both in and out of the entertainment sector.
Lars' applied gaming projects include Super Energy Apocalypse, in collaboration with the Houston Advanced Research Center, and CellCraft, through Wake Forest University and the MacArthur foundation.
Lars has also consulted for Rice University's Center for Technology in Teaching and Learning as well as various departments at Texas A&M University.
Learning stenography for text input and programming, mostly for ergonomic reasons. A weird but interesting journey!
The future of GameMaker, Open Source vs. Proprietary solutions, and risk.
A detailed analysis of Steam post-Discovery Update: wishlists, discovery, sales, traffic, and more.
Let's analyze nearly 2 months of traffic patterns on "New Steam"
Why we're releasing DQ1HD as a free content update and why Monument Valley is justified in NOT doing so.
Steam's "sort by user rating" is broken. Here's how to fix it.
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Ah yeah I have some ...
Ah yeah I have some of those already, just a different brand. Is this one better than the regular kind
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There is PLENTY of precedent ...
There is PLENTY of precedent for things being purchased and then being neglected to death, regardless of intention. See: Autodesk. r n r n I 'm dominating this comment thread a wee bit too much, time to fade back into the ether
[News - 01/28/2015 - 06:30]
Just to put some context ...
Just to put some context to this, this guy was a well-known economist before Valve hired him, which is actually WHY Valve hired him. So it 's not actually that out-of-the-blue that he got this position.
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