Gamasutra - Blogs /blogs/ Sebastian Alvarado's Blogs Mon, 31 Aug 2015 11:54:58 EDT en-us (Simon Carless) Anatomy in games: An evolution of realism - by Sebastian Alvarado Design,Art,Serious,Indie Anatomist, Andrew O'Malley, chimes in on the functional anatomy in design of character models. For more Fri, 02 May 2014 04:36:00 EDT DIY: Mass Effect's Genophage - by Sebastian Alvarado Design,Serious In this post I go over the real science that could exist behind Mass Effect's Genophage, a DNA eating virus capable of sterilizing an entire race... Mon, 13 May 2013 02:07:00 EDT Nanotechnology as Portrayed in Video Games - The Crysis Nanosuit - by Sebastian Alvarado Design,Serious Nanotechnology expert, Kevin Neibert, breaks down the reality behind the Crynet Nanosuit from the Crysis Franchise. Thu, 21 Feb 2013 12:56:00 EST Death and Resurrection in Borderlands: Breaking the 4th wall? - by Sebastian Alvarado Design,Serious Physicist and postdoctoral fellow , Ivan Marin, walks us through the unlikely physics of respawning in Borderlands 2. Fri, 25 Jan 2013 02:00:00 EST Zerg Rushes, Suicide Attacks and Splash Damage: How Real Insect Warfare is Similar to StarCraft - by Sebastian Alvarado Design,Serious Evolutionary biologist and super-soldier creator, Rajee Rajakumar, explores how real insects compare to StarCraft's Zerg. Tue, 23 Oct 2012 11:19:00 EDT Immersion: Getting into the game - by Sebastian Alvarado Design,Serious Neuroscientist at the Douglas Institute and McGill University, Ian Mahar, discusses how immersion works in the mind of a gamer. Mon, 08 Oct 2012 12:14:00 EDT