Guild Wars 2 Beta Weekend #1 Impressions

Guild Wars 2 isn’t on sale yet but fans who pre-ordered it were able to Beta test the game over the last weekend. Below are some of my impressions of the first Guild Wars 2 Beta Weekend I attended. I purchased it on Friday several hours before the Beta started and took a good 15GB…

Introducing Activity Runner

With Activity Runner you can manage your activities in an easy and fast way. Add an activity, some progress steps and pin it to your start screen for easy access. Features: Metro inspired user interface with easy access to active and completed activities Steps giving you information on individual progress milestones in an activity Pin…

XNA Short: Performing an action over time

When developing games, you often want to perform an action over a certain amount of times. Common examples are updating the position of something each second, or shooting a bullet each 5 seconds. This can be hard to achieve as the primary unit of time in games are frames, not seconds, not events. I’ve written…