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News Valve acquires or hires Star Filled Studios

Discussion in 'Article Discussion' started by brumgrunt, 17 Dec 2012.

  1. brumgrunt

    brumgrunt New Member

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  2. Harlequin

    Harlequin Well-Known Member

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    Unlike EA , where you have a cubicle 4 feet by 3 feet , and are allowed out when developing for 2 toilet breaks + 2 drink breaks + 1 meal break per 9 hour shift , extended up to 12 hours per day.
     
  3. Parge

    Parge the worst Super Moderator

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    I don't know if that is the case, I have a good friend at Criterion games, and its certainly not like that where he works.
     
  4. Maki role

    Maki role Dale you're on a roll... Staff

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    And this is to do with EA how?
     
  5. Harlequin

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    did you read the article? it said about valve devs not having managers and desks on wheels to allow them to move.
     
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    Great so HL3 is going to be a PopCap style crack game; how to make sure people are loyal to your brand, get them good and addicted!
     
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    Am I the only guy that isn't in a rush for hl3? Sure I'd like to play it before I die, but it'll be done when its done. Valve have a habbit of taking ages but always releasing quality.
     
  8. The_Crapman

    The_Crapman Don't phone it's just for fun.

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    When/IF it does come out, It'll probably be another duke nukem forever....
     
  9. Cerberus90

    Cerberus90 Car Spannerer

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    Don't say that!!!!!!!

    :D

    I have faith that HL3 will be epic, even if it isn't I'll still love it. :D
     
  10. Maki role

    Maki role Dale you're on a roll... Staff

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    So it has nothing to do with EA then...

    This article is about Valve hiring two guys, they then add a little detail about advantages to working at Valve. At no point is EA mentioned.
     
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    Living near Valve, I've had occasion to check their job postings - there is always a posting for a psychologist, same as was so horrifying about PopCap and Zynga.

    Too bad they never need office drones :(
     
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    im in a rush cos im just getting older, and my pgametime is getting less and less with bills, work and other important life things. i dont want to play HL3 when i have 3 kids all under 3yrs and a job and wife who nags... so yeah, im in a rush. 10yrs plus minus is more than enough time for this game.

    i do think it will be shown this year with their new steam box gabe has announced. yeah baby!
    valve fanboy-ism here i come!
     
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