Tag Archive: found things

A Fine Free Font: Ubuntu Family

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Ubuntu Font Download¬†¬†¬† Fonts, I love ‘em. I used to go in for wild, flashy fonts, and you can download these by the dozens. Here are some good resources for you right now… Continue reading

One Hour With Deus Ex: Project 2027

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I wanted that good old UT engine RPG feel so I went to GOG, thinking I’d pick up Deus Ex there, and, well, it’s $10 (their high price point). Aw, hell naw. So… Continue reading

Because Stars Matter: Starshatter (Sci-Fi Flight Sim) is Free!

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Update The original host site, Starshattermods.com, succumbed to hacking and is down. Hard Light Productions, a fantastic community that grew around Freespace Open, has generously taken up hosting the Starshatter forums here. Starshatter… Continue reading

Conelrad releases Five Automatic Landings (Free ambient music)

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One of my favorite artists, Conelrad, has released a new EP, the first in a couple years. Five Automatic Landings is five tracks and about an hour of ambient drone. If you’re at… Continue reading

Looks like Spelunky hit 1.0… and the big time

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I was just writing about Spelunky for my blog, wondering when it would hit 1.0, when BAM, front page of IndieGames: Spelunky Coming to XBLA in 2010 No foolin’. And it’s got a… Continue reading

Freeware: ManicTime micromanages your day

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It looks like a file defragmenter, but really it’s a way to see how very fragmented your day is. ManicTime is a fat, but free .NET app that snoops on all your window… Continue reading

Free Software: sfxr – glitchy games effects generator

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sfxr is a tiny little tool built for the purpose of quickly generating unique, but recognizably stock sounds for games, specifically games competitions, where dev time can be measured in hours. Derek Yu… Continue reading

Opera + Sandboxie = good performance on the EEE, with minimal disk writes

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lesson learned: don’t write for half an hour on wordpress, then accidentally navigate away. you’ll lose your post. Well, short story is best, then: sequester Opera’s activities on a Sandboxie repository on the… Continue reading