Game Dev twitter is currently buzzing about GDC, everyone posting pictures of themselves meeting people, talking about the talks they’re attending, their hotel experiences, the parties they go to, and the hangovers the next morning. So, you might be wondering, are you at GDC, Gareth? Damn right, I am. I’m at Gareth’s Damn Computer. Working….

Going Backwards To Go Forwards

I’ve been a programmer for a fair amount of time, now, and in that time I have yet to see a large codebase where compromises haven’t been made along the way. You can start out with the best intentions. You can carefully plan the architecture, draw diagrams, and be generally committed to making extensible, flexible…