Tag Archive for 'testers'

the meaning of “alpha test”

October 28th, 2008 by Auriea

“You tell people what you do for a living, and they’re like, ‘Oh, you play video games for a living.’ No, I play a game that’s not as fun as it should be, that’s broken, until it’s no longer broken. Then I give it to other people to have fun with.” –Cliff Bleszinski (who, for [...]

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tester #2

October 28th, 2008 by Auriea

She was elegantly dressed. She chose to use the keyboard rather than a joystick “because I am not a gamer, I am comfortable with a keyboard,” she said. After an orientation where we explained controls and some basic info about the game. After the coffee and the croissants. She played tirelessly all day, and diligently [...]

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tester #1

October 25th, 2008 by Auriea

We sent out a notice to our mailing list last week that if anyone would like to come to our studio and help us bug test the current builds of The Path they could set up a time with us via email. These tests are happening one person at a time and every night we [...]

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