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The History of the Game Engine: Part 10 – Developing Toolkits

Computers speak binary, people don't. So how do we programme them? Enter development toolkits—tools that accelerate development and translate for the developer.

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History of the Game Engine: Part 1

David examines the history of the game engine. Where the need for the game engine originated in the 1980s, and how it evolved over the decades.

14 Jan, 2021



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Is the Gamer Girl Stigma Still Relevant?

Gemma takes a look at whether it's getting any easier being a woman in a still predominantly male occupied pastime.

25 Dec, 2020



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The Importance of Backwards Compatibility

Who's done it well and why is it so important? Is it even necessary? Here, we explore backwards compatibility in consoles.

25 Dec, 2020



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Cross-gen – Crossing Console Hardware Generations

With Cyberpunk 2077's recent issues, we take a look at previous cross-gen success and failures.

18 Dec, 2020



Growing Up on RPGs – Part 1

Part 1 of UGP's Growing Up On RPGs series—Dungeons & Dragons and where it all began.

15 Dec, 2020