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Jesse Emond
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  • Quebec, Canada
315 votes
26 answers
169k views

What are good games to "earn your wings" with? [closed]

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310 votes
14 answers
26k views

How can I find an optimum set of colors for 10 players?

184 votes
1 answer
47k views

What is the role of "systems" in a component-based entity architecture?

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102 votes
12 answers
72k views

What are some good podcasts for game developers to listen to? [closed]

82 votes
6 answers
42k views

How does a collision engine work?

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75 votes
5 answers
57k views

Which image format is more memory-efficient: PNG, JPEG, or GIF?

59 votes
1 answer
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Using component based entity system practically

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57 votes
3 answers
16k views

Optimizing an XNA 2D game

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56 votes
5 answers
7k views

How could I implement something like Minecraft's crafting grid?

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55 votes
7 answers
8k views

How can I set up a flexible framework for handling achievements?

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49 votes
10 answers
20k views

C++: Smart pointers, Raw pointers, No Pointers? [closed]

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49 votes
14 answers
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1% idea, 99% execution? [closed]

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47 votes
3 answers
3k views

How to determine which thrusters to turn on to rotate the ship?

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44 votes
2 answers
21k views

How to create adjustable formula for RPG level up requirements?

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43 votes
1 answer
5k views

How AAA games use this texture in the tone-mapping shader?

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35 votes
6 answers
20k views

How can I design good continuous (seamless) tiles?

33 votes
2 answers
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How to network this entity system?

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31 votes
3 answers
11k views

Pros and cons of different integrators [closed]

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31 votes
3 answers
9k views

Try-catch or ifs for error handling in C++

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30 votes
6 answers
7k views

what is the standard solution to pathfinding towards a moving target?

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30 votes
5 answers
9k views

How should I structure a design document? [closed]

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30 votes
7 answers
3k views

Which purpose do armor points serve?

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28 votes
4 answers
30k views

Best practices for labeling game versions?

27 votes
5 answers
21k views

Given a RGB color x, how to find the most contrasting color y? [duplicate]

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26 votes
4 answers
2k views

Version control with game development - When should I branch?

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24 votes
3 answers
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Is there a faster sine function?

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24 votes
11 answers
3k views

What are your favourite game-specific coding gems? [closed]

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24 votes
6 answers
7k views

How to optimize the distance function?

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23 votes
6 answers
5k views

Are hidden stats a good idea? [closed]

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19 votes
2 answers
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Best way to gain C++ working experience for a job in games (coming from C#) [closed]

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