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Making games since 1991 (e.g. Albion). Into interactive / procedural / systemic/ emergent storytelling. Dutch immigrant in Toronto. Opinions are my own.

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“Is this not rap?”“It’s like taking peyote and sneezing for six hours.” @TheCodeViking Hopefully https://t.co/5aq095znOk! https://t.co/nw6jEemfRw
6/2
2020
I spent way too long making this fake commercial for Zoom. https://t.co/oEkeT6Oywi
Retweeted by Jurie HornemanIf you are black and want to break into writing comics, journalism, or video games - AAA, indie, choice-based, line… https://t.co/cMTzn3kq4V
Retweeted by Jurie HornemanWe saw a seagull scaring away what looked like a red-tailed hawk earlier, right behind our house.Gross https://t.co/4fRaHRW07B @ClaraJeffery Maybe because that’s the German pronunciation? I hadn’t heard the term until I lived in Austria. (I could be entirely wrong.)Two Black men aged 45 and 31 lament over how nothing has changed and then urge a 16-year-old to "come up with a bet… https://t.co/i2zgK728gI
Retweeted by Jurie HornemanFollowing up to add this sister sale of micro-games, with proceeds also going to Black Visions Collective https://t.co/NQ1sgu2h4C
Retweeted by Jurie HornemanRe-sharing this great collection of independent tabletop RPGs (including a few we've run on @friends_table) from lo… https://t.co/92sCSdr2Iu
Retweeted by Jurie HornemanNo link in the tweet, not findable on the WHO site or through a search engine, and female digital assistants are pr… https://t.co/50d9y9Yavu
6/1
2020
@MatthewGuz It looked too good to be true :( @JurieHorneman I’d recommend being skeptical about these. In a lot of places, Miami included, cops are posing for p… https://t.co/ucciKgDKwG
Retweeted by Jurie Horneman @JamesWallis Did you see this? https://t.co/0H4AzTFESdWow. Again. Impressive. https://t.co/wuOTh1PO51Can't look at Valais Blacknose Sheep without wanting to hug them.. https://t.co/Pf5g8tuTmw
Retweeted by Jurie HornemanI'd like to gauge your interest in something I'm considering. In 2017 I lectured at a few universities on… https://t.co/amfB4dpaav
Retweeted by Jurie Horneman @Cam_Rogers I’d be interested for sure! @lorenschmidt You need some known reference point, and they’re hard to derive automatically. In the 2D games I did… https://t.co/olNGFciiKmAntifa isn't a group. It's more of a philosophy. Among those who might call themselves (as opposed to being called… https://t.co/BpK8TLzwvZ
Retweeted by Jurie HornemanA massive thanks to Aaron for this. Follow this link to YouTube for a selection of obscure, ghostly short films and… https://t.co/bQJNHO3UYM
Retweeted by Jurie Horneman @iucounu It’s the exception that proves the rule!Whatever the outcome, this takes courage and leadership. https://t.co/EzPTBANAzf @Sustainable2050 I’d love to know your opinion on my cynical friend’s claim here :) https://t.co/pREf93rVBQThose blind spots shape our medium. Another example of products reflecting the team that built them. (You can make… https://t.co/XtbJglYukgGame projects have (IMO) a time and a space for risky development, and also for large low-risk engineering projects… https://t.co/UrPENvYCuSSimilarly game production teams, shared technology teams, and real research teams, all have their own goals and con… https://t.co/Bc5qEPRsvC(Although “this simple bit of code saved us 7 figures” seems like a title that would attract interest. But perhaps… https://t.co/CjfgIKntrWSpecifically this was work that came as a surprise when people at other companies heard of it, because it didn’t us… https://t.co/jKHz7jyYiiI’ve been thinking a lot lately about which kinds of groups can do which kind of development, and this article by… https://t.co/ZM8rlEJo9TThis #thread is for those of you struggling to comprehend that the recent murders are just a fraction of racial vio… https://t.co/BIgsJQrDct
Retweeted by Jurie Horneman @lorenschmidt An offset per sprite that indicates the point between their feet? Or just fixed sizes. It’s possible… https://t.co/R0cVeW9LFZ
5/31
2020
@derElbi Odds are if you like one, you could like the other :)What we’re watching: a look at how Hayao Miyazaki harnesses the storytelling potential of sound design to make anim… https://t.co/AY3f5RS8G8
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Retweeted by Jurie HornemanCucumber: A thread (1/6) This kinda got outta hand... #shera #spop #catradora https://t.co/zz2RLEXblg
Retweeted by Jurie HornemanHere’s his entry from Lambiek’s excellent comiclopedia. His comics were the kind of edgy I enjoyed as a teenager. https://t.co/KE9hPxxGFcOh no. Dutch comic artist Eric Schreurs has died at 61. I grew up reading his comics in high school. https://t.co/GVedL74Nd2 @derElbi Quick test: new She-Ra? Yay? Nay? @derElbi whaaaat since when don’t we agree, except for Princess Bride @richardcobbett Right? Definitely changed how I thought about some things, even without having actually played it.A kick-ass new live version of the best song from the best TV soundtrack in history? I’m in tears. So good.TANK! (Live) – The Seatbelts https://t.co/7I4cmPzS9rOh man, Darklands. I never played it, but it definitely got my attention.More sad news in the gamedev and MMO community, with the passing of Arnold Hendrick. I will miss our all-too-infreq… https://t.co/QnADnrNb2v
Retweeted by Jurie Hornemanman: doctor i am depressed dr: go see pagliacci the famous clown. he sucks shit and he knows it, he's so fucking ba… https://t.co/KZxOiEQAhR
Retweeted by Jurie HornemanThis article, by the same author who wrote that pizza story, is also interesting. Think of all that money being was… https://t.co/mKfkNuKz05DoorDash and Pizza Arbitrage. I’d read the short version of this story: the long version is better. Really interest… https://t.co/ocZeNUlgUKThis is a good time to recall, as I argue in my work, that Europeans frequently point to racism in the U.S. to deny… https://t.co/AoYIcEGrwd
Retweeted by Jurie Horneman @puzzledpeaces No, I think that’s common! I usually use “next” more literally, because as a programmer I’m used to… https://t.co/qcU0QgqSzBRelated to LRT: When is “next Wednesday”? When is “next Sunday”? (I’m writing this on a Saturday.)👋 Good morning Twitter, time for a quick Saturday experiment: Answer the question below, and only *then* read the… https://t.co/V2JrKDtadU
Retweeted by Jurie HornemanHey #Nebulas2020 attendees, if you're breaking into game writing, you should absolutely check out What is Narrative… https://t.co/F3lP51Xt6G
Retweeted by Jurie HornemanSolace State, our cyberpunk social impact game, is looking for a game writer. Paid hourly contract position, Ontari… https://t.co/8Q7UABIEQV
Retweeted by Jurie HornemanDon't forget that THE VAST OF NIGHT - one of the most impressive + ambitious filmmaker debuts in recent memory - ha… https://t.co/8ziahqKVke
Retweeted by Jurie HornemanJustice For Regis https://t.co/huBOhYrSzZ
5/30
2020
@lazerwalker @chrisamaphone @zarawesome OK yeah I figured it out :) @zarawesome @lazerwalker Can I please get corroboration from a less trolly account :D @lazerwalker Goal, Fog or Dog, no words ends with an F, so Dog, Yard or Card, no words ends with a Y or a C, so stu… https://t.co/mnHxEji6Ls#BookIllustrationOfTheDay is by Aubrey Beardsley's for "Le Morte D' Arthur", by Sir Thomas Malory (1893). Astonishi… https://t.co/CXHM14UoIy
Retweeted by Jurie HornemanEvery frame in THE VAST OF NIGHT feels 1950s New Mexico and we love it. Director Andrew Patterson and team used dig… https://t.co/vQZ41MfGnX
Retweeted by Jurie HornemanFor my global Tweeps, the HUGE significance of this may not be obvious. Toronto has been frustratingly slow on safe… https://t.co/sfYLoh5eqz
Retweeted by Jurie Horneman @iucounu The third Baru Cormorant book is also coming in August. @lazerwalker I have that feeling every day, but particularly when I notice some artifact in some corner of our game… https://t.co/uFoPcTWPKvSpent a good chunk of lock-down doing this important work. Boozy liquid shader, now available in the latest update… https://t.co/xy43dnnh8h
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5/29
2020
WHAT? They’ve blown up the only inland site in Australia to show evidence of continual human occupation through the… https://t.co/2IuDWQ2JgA
Retweeted by Jurie HornemanMark Zuckerberg – Dead At 36 – Says Social Media Sites Should Not Fact Check Posts https://t.co/Zf5KccnEzz
Retweeted by Jurie HornemanOne of the most useful real world AR implementation I've seen so far 😱🔥 Well done @ubnt 👏👏👏 https://t.co/y3n1MNLrnR
Retweeted by Jurie Horneman @iucounu Yeeessssss also why can’t I discuss the first act with anyonei made this comic. it taught me to always put my name on my art regardless of how little effort i put into it lmao… https://t.co/wXpoTDNJSv
Retweeted by Jurie HornemanSun. May 31, 1PM > Get insight into the art and craft of the ramen through a LIVE informative conversation between… https://t.co/TvvH163eGk
Retweeted by Jurie HornemanNow THAT is a Zoom background! https://t.co/wbzThCqnML
Retweeted by Jurie HornemanMy dude found out exactly how expensive this hobby can get… https://t.co/YYR6yo8TnS
Retweeted by Jurie Horneman.@Greenfaery is doing something impressive and scary right now. @JLevstein @carmiico Niiiiice @rodolfor @s_bura I call it refined but yeah I laughed :)“Sounds like a data issue” (title of my sex tape) - Me, trying to keep game development light-heartedOK I did write that down, so time to update it and hope I remember next time.Yes I should probably write this down somewhere but *maybe I did* and I forgot where ughTHEN it's time to remember how you create a virtual environment with the current version of Python.It's time to try and remember where I store virtual environments on this machine. And then fingers crossed to see i… https://t.co/FIqX758eX0I probably read this when it came out. https://t.co/fb7bvRNIx0Apparently it's completely normal for one of your nostrils to be more constricted than the other at any one time; t… https://t.co/fu4ISwmyyx
Retweeted by Jurie HornemanWhen I read Lord Of The Rings, in Dutch, as a teenager, I always imagined lembas to be stroopwafels. https://t.co/9NSXeDOnUmPaint me like one of your Warhammer miniatures
Retweeted by Jurie Horneman! eeeeeeeeeeeee https://t.co/USIIIHyYGo @paniq Also tbh I don’t remember season 1 that well so I don’t know to which degree my love of it is because the en… https://t.co/lXgrkPVtGU @paniq Oh yeah, it’s Young Adult for sure. It helps if you watched the original series and like the campiness.This is amazing: Facebook admits that 64% of the people on Facebook who joined extremist groups did so because FACE… https://t.co/apka8V1IM1
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5/28
2020
@lazerwalker Yeah I don’t know how I would feel when I kept trying to make games and instead kept building giant internet startups.I will never tire of teaching people that when you talk about "sharding" (as in databases, etc), you're directly re… https://t.co/qDNeleOTBH
Retweeted by Jurie Horneman @lazerwalker Wi ki tie tles sing a beeeel toThese titles are the best! https://t.co/QMelQQigflOn what would have been his 98th birthday, I would like to share a little of my personal history with one of the mo… https://t.co/zfoKXYkJre
Retweeted by Jurie HornemanComplaining works??? https://t.co/b8Jm7qnfK6 @puzzledpeaces Ahahaaaaa
5/27
2020

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