Blog 460: Blast from the Past

Assault Rigs is a piece of my childhood. I last played it… More than ten years ago. This is an echo right from the beginning, from before we even had a computer — I played it at a friend’s house.

If you’ve been keeping track of Project Y4, you’ll no doubt have heard me mention it often as the inspiration of the node hacking mini-game.

Well, no longer shall I have to feed on rumours and half-remembered images. Now, I play it again for real.

Prepare to be shattered, rose-tinted spectacles. Welcome to 1996.

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Blog 439: Form Defined By Function Y4

This kind of explanation is probably long overdue. You’ve probably witnessed my fluster as you criticise the RDZ Industries design philosophy; I’m not very good at responding under pressure or fast-talking, so I am usually unable to marshal the true backstory.

So here is the carefully constructed and reasonably complete account of why RDZ Industries looks the way it does.

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