What it takes to be a Game Developer in India?

Got invited to give a webinar at AID Bangalore for Game Development in India. This talk is about an overview of what type of work goes into making a video game. And in turn talks about what it takes to be a workforce in that development, be it as a game programmer, game artist, orContinue reading “What it takes to be a Game Developer in India?”

What Bollywood Nepotism Problem tells us about Indian Work Ethics

Sushant Singh Rajput‘s demise has strengthened the discussion around nepotism. The mystery around his death is increasing day by day, and it has become a national issue and is slowly turning political. However I am more interested in talking about what this tells us about the Indian Work Ethics. Nepotism in Bollywood Lot of peopleContinue reading “What Bollywood Nepotism Problem tells us about Indian Work Ethics”

Does Indian Politics fit the Western Left Wing and Right Wing Dichotomy?

We don’t realize this but most of the television that we see is based on Western pop-culture. A lot of the food we eat and the clothes we wear, is based on Western ideas. Technology and Science also come from West. So is the language this post is written in. Even life philosophies seem toContinue reading “Does Indian Politics fit the Western Left Wing and Right Wing Dichotomy?”

Figma – Know Your App Before Developing it – Free UX Tool

There are two things that make a product developers worry. What is the technology that you are building, is it efficient enough, does it function well, is it innovative, etc.. And second, what is the user experience of it? The tech may be killer, but does the experience justify it. UX’ importance has increased manyContinue reading “Figma – Know Your App Before Developing it – Free UX Tool”

The Making of Krishna Legends – Art, Story and Development

According to the ancient texts, around 5000 years ago, the deranged King Salwa who used to ride in Vimanas (which were speculatively gravity defying flying machines) attacked Dwarka from the sky. Krishna defended the city, and defeated him from the ground. This was a perfect fit to be a game like Space Invaders with RetroContinue reading “The Making of Krishna Legends – Art, Story and Development”