The whole truth about the not-so-Wild West
Endless prairies, a faithful “Colt” on the belt and a hardy stallion, carrying a silent and slightly hungover hero straight into the sunset: it is difficult to find a more romanticized character than a cowboy. Coming out today, Red Dead Redemption 2 on PC is literally woven from such passages. Let’s try to figure out how plausible the image of a brave cowboy, firmly entrenched in our heads thanks to countless films and games about the Wild West.
What there is to do in the life of a real man? It seems that there are only three things: arrange a shootout in a bar, Rob a train and become the fastest shooter in the West, winning a fair duel in the hot midday sun. Continue reading
Trolling against officialdom: laughing with funny tweets and facepalm with bad ones
The bread and butter of any project is its audience. And the most important means of communication with the audience these days is social networks. For one funny tweet, the developer can be forgiven a lot, and total ignoring of community requests will not lead to anything good. The rule seems to be simple, but not everyone understands it. We offer you to look at specific examples!
The XX century was remembered by mankind for two world wars and a flight into space. XXI-a rampant passion for various kinds of social networks and virtual communication. Continue reading
“Voiced by professional actors»
In 2020, gamers are excited about professional dubbing of games. Whole teams of famous actors are engaged in voicing, giving out the product at the level of dubbed movies. However, a couple of decades ago, everything was completely different — the official localization of video games could be counted on the fingers. This was the heyday of pirated translations.
The early 90’s, among other things, opened up a whole new world of video games for young and not very young people. Continue reading