July 26th, 2010
This Game Sucks: Learning English with Mosquitos
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Last summer I worked in Tokyo at a division of TBS, where I was asked to develop a prototype for an English listening comprehension game for Japanese kids. I spent a month conceiving the game, laying it out, developing the code, and art directing the incomparable Nina Widartawan-Spenceley, who created the characters and animated the grotesque death sequences.
Once again, Flash Player in Firefox is a bit screwy. Mozilla, what’s going on?