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Meeting of Elrond

Even in our fantasies, meetings still exist.

Managing Others

Before you can manage others, first learn to manage yourself.

Post-Covid Collaboration

Real estate isn't getting any cheaper...

Want to Play?

Inspired by my son whom I caught having this very conversation.

Venting

Wait, what were they going to cut?!

Feedback Requested

Did you know that feedback requests often hunt in packs?

Remind Me of Myself

Resist the bias to hire or mentor people that remind you of yourself — not only will others miss out, but YOU will miss out on the opportunity to learn and grow from other's fresh perspectives!

Extreme Anchoring

What we often consider 'fair' basically comes down to our expectations or initial reference points

Guess Your Pay

Imagine a world where you knew the pay ranges for job postings BEFORE you applied, phone screened, and interviewed...

Defensive

Don't want others to get defensive? Consider being less threatening.

Candy Trail

So that's where all the leftover Halloween candy went.

Bob’s Turkey Farm

They mostly get paid in stock options.

Sprint Isn’t Over

We've still got time...

Phone Distraction

Am I the only person that has done this?

Post Launch Bugs (Bugtober)

We made this comic months ago but it ended up feeling pretty timely for me!

Never Launch on Friday (Bugtober)

I think by now we all know not to do this, right? RIGHT?!

New Job, Old Problems

It's also a blessing — having solved a problem once you're in a great position to help your next team out!

Contributing to Safety (Bugtober)

This guy gets it.

Looks Good to Me

I found a bug.

Engineering Hours (Bugtober)

Quality is important.

They Found the Internet

How long before they're calling each other Hitler?

Obstacle Course (Bugtober)

It sometimes feels like this.

Automated Testing (Bugtober)

We'll just run the testing suite quick, shouldn't be too bad...

The Ancient Place (Bugtober)

We'll get to that later.

Working Remote

Gonna binge work some Netflix tonight.

Non-Competing Genie

I've even heard of QA folks being blocked from employment at other companies due to non-competes.

EVBMCS: Palpatine

Pop culture villains really haven't been good managers. This first case study examines Emperor Palpatine.

Weekend Amnesia

Every Monday feels like the start of a Jason Bourne movie.

Scrum Master

Long may she reign.

Job Requirements

It's difficult to quantify what makes YOU awesome.

Oatmeal Raisin

He probably likes pineapple on his pizza too...

Reverse Escape Room

Can we go back to the office yet? Still no? Wait, yes but with masks?

Team Building For Torturers

When it comes to the team building budget, you use it or lose it.

Getting Experience

But seriously, you should pay your interns.

Cavemanager

Don't be a Cavemanager.

WFO

I'm gonna need to break some recent habits...

Then and Now

At first it's important to say 'Yes', later it's important to say 'No'...

My Mug is Already Crushing It

Already Crushing It

Some days it just all comes together...

Welcome to Kevin

Do you ever feel like real life is nothing but unmoderated UGC?

I Love You Coffee

My habit is getting out of hand.

We Shipped a Thing

To me, every feature launch feels like the control room at the end of Apollo 13

Upward Feedback

We all have feelings.

Maxed Out CEO

If you're not growing, you're dying.

World Map

So many adventures just waiting to be explored...

Meeting Inception

We've gotta go deeper.

A Good Day

I always start my day with a mug of optimism.

Promotion Plan — Part 2

This guy is just full of great ideas

Hope Someone Sees This

You've got one message to send, what would you waste it on?

Spec’s New Tattoo

Do I have to re-read the whole doc now?

The Never Ending Meeting

You may be in one right now!

Take Your Kids to Work Day

Now that I WFH, my kids are no longer impressed...

Tough Feedback

Giving tough feedback can be tough...

Chair Indentation

What will my Apple Watch have to say about this?

Unlimited Vacation Policy

Has anyone tried this?

Long Enough Vacation

Hello? Is this IT? I did it again.

No Room for Growth

Simply nothing can be done...

Exactly as Planned

Everything goes perfect, pretty much every time...

I Pooped!

Hey HR? My kids are TOTALLY unprofessional!

One Productive Week

Your team's one shot to deliver on those Q4 roadmap goals...

November Reading

Recreating the Office Experience

Just trying to bring some normalcy back to these Covid times.

Seeing Signs

We don't see the future, we just build it.

No Opportunities

If only someone would give me a chance to help out...

Currently Reading Oct 2020…

  • BIG Updates Coming Soon!

    Expect a lot more content starting Nov 10th, 2020!

  • New Comics Every Tuesday!

    One of the biggest changes: new comics to be released every Tuesday!

Too Much Noise

This office is too loud...

Private 1 on 1

Apparently, people prefer meeting rooms...

Work Harder!

First, make sure you're headed in the right direction...

Debug Data

Good luck trying to sift through the output log.

No Warnings

I'll get to those warnings later...

My Body

Why did this have to be my super power?

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Dead Metal

Art (2d Gameplay) Game Design Production Team Management

Face off against endless waves of enemy warships in this action packed shooter!

Star Forge

ActionScript 3 (Programming) Art (2d Gameplay) Game Design Production Team Management

Defend yourself in this tower defense game, where your only resource is time!

Zoo-opolis
SW: The Mary Reed Chronicles

Game Design Production Team Management

Bubble Tanks 3

ActionScript 3 (Programming) Game Design PHP (Programming) Programming Team Management

Bubble Tanks Tower Defense

Creating the Best

Jimmy Bubblegum

Game Design Production Team Management

Paint the Fence Title
Vector Boom

ActionScript 3 (Programming) Art (2d Gameplay) Game Design Production Team Management

StormWinds & StormWinds: The Lost Campaigns

Art (2d Gameplay) Game Design Production Programming Team Management

Star Shine Feature Image
StarShine

ActionScript 3 (Programming) Art (2d Gameplay) Game Design Production

Developed in just 1 week, this game ended up being a huge hit!