Many of us on Splinter Cell Double Agent are being phased out of the project. Myself, as producer, I would have stayed until the very bitter end… but since I am joining a new project in October in Montreal, the ...Read More »
Shanghai Bus Ride
I take the bus to work every morning. It’s been six months of daily bus rides, and they have b...
Star Wars in Shanghai
It’s done. After 25 years, the two Star Wars trilogies are now wrapped up. I remember hoping b...
I tell you; it’s a weird psychological process to begin to think about going back to my home c...
White Guy Seen in Beijing, Two Dead
A funny anecdote that happened to me in Beijing over the weekend: As you may or may not know, itR...
西施 Misses Helene
Boy, I think I don’t spend enough time with our cat 西施 (Xi Shi)… She’s obviously m...
Kobe Beef Weekend
Man, what a weekend we just had. Here’s the invation I sent to everyone; let’s just say it turned out to be a very accurate description… Aaaah, the life of a Kobe Beef… You spend your life immobile, eating food ...Read More »
The Cat Goes Beep!
It’s a frantic period of late. Not only do I have to wrap up SCDA X360, but I also have to prepare my vacations and my move out of China at the end of October. I’m officially running out of days of ...Read More »
Here we are. Crunch Time. If you’re unfamiliar with the terminology, “crunch time” is that period of a game development project where you’re entering the final stretch and working your ass off to get everything polished and functional. In some ...Read More »
Hot Water Wars
I mentioned in the past that our apartment building has the most retarded hot water system in Shanghai – nay, in China. You see, most apartment buildings, hell, even small apartments are equipped with a small water heater. No fuss, ...Read More »