Legend of the Greasepole has been ported to Silverlight 4 and reincarnated on http://greasepole.net. Greasepole is the long-suffering game about multimedia tribute to the inexplicable Engineering traditions at Queen’s University in Canada. Over 50 students contributed to the project back in the day. There’s a significant AI component to Greasepole – the autonomous “frosh” characters have… Continue reading Legend of the Greasepole gets the Silverlight 4 + Analytics treatment
And now, as promised, the link-laced follow-up to this week’s “Four Perspectives on delivering ‘Return on Experience.’” Our UX Gurus on the panel were: Susan Greenfield, a Senior UX Designer at Infusion Ernie Taylor, a Project Manager at Infusion Bill Baldasti, the VP of Canadian Accounts for Infusion Daniel Cox, an Interactive Designer at Frozen… Continue reading Four Perspectives on Delivering ‘Return on Experience’ Follow-up Notes
Congratulations to Sci ’11 for their one-hour, 47-minute conquering of this year’s greasepole! Can we all just take a moment to reflect on the academic year called “Sci ’11”? Man, I feel old all of a sudden. Just for giggles, here’s the current list of achievements for Legend of the Greasepole. I wonder how the… Continue reading Greasepole Achievement List
Just 2 days before her surname will no longer be correct in the credits of the game, here’s my sister Elizabeth, who designed the Frosh character, playing Legend of the Greasepole on the XBox360!