Jon's Blog Spot

Games. Programming. General raving.

Site Update!

Here’s a really exciting one for you: my summer internship at Microsoft Studios has come to an end and I have updated the website with a bunch of extra content in celebration. Several new programming and design projects and a bunch of extra games content (including gameplay videos and…

The height of the Olympics

As I understand it, the closing ceremony for the 2012 summer Olympics were in London today, and, in a completely coincidental observation of that fact, I spent the weekend exploring Olympic National Park in Washington with Greg Klein and my camera. A few of the better photos made their way…

Rainy Summer Sunday

Today’s update comes to you live from Redmond, Washington, courtesy of my shiny new(ish) internship as a software developer at Microsoft Studios. Although I can’t say anything about what I’m working on, I can exclusively reveal that I am loving life in the Seattle area. There’…

The Blood Still Flows

Introducing Blood in the Summertime v2.0: Blood on the Summer Heath! My play has gone through a slight name change to complement some general tightening, fat trimming, and the swapping of Archibald’s gender to accomodate our casting. (That’s right, we have a cast!) Anyway, for those of…

Winter Wrap-Up

Winter quarter just wrapped at UC Santa Cruz, and it was a doozy. In addition to a wonderful development in my private life, I managed to ace four classes, tutor a class, make two games, take a whole week off of classes to volunteer at the Game Developer’s Conference…