Brandon Konkle
Brandon Konkle

Freelance full-stack Node & React developer, supporter of intersectional social justice, enthusiastic nerd, loving husband, and father. Hire me for your next project!

My Newsletter


Subscribe to my newsletter for a weekly look at the latest news, tools, and techniques from the React community.

Tags


Twitter


Brandon Konkle

Games

In Character

I've been making some progress on my roleplaying game project, to which I've given the working title "In Character". To begin with, I've done some UI prototyping. Here's a glimpse of the core roleplaying interface in its infancy: I've decided to go with JavaScript MVC, and I've come up with a stack that I enjoy quite a bit so far. I have…

Brandon KonkleBrandon Konkle

Reviving MUSH-style Roleplay

In recent years, I have become quite an MMO enthusiast. MMOs are online games, most often RPGs, that feature a persistent world filled with thousands of players all exploring and conquering the game's content at once. The most effective MMOs give you great incentive to group up with your fellow adventurers to cooperate or compete for a co…

Brandon KonkleBrandon Konkle

Broken Age is not a disaster

Rami Ismail posted a great perspective on the Broken Age situation on his blog, pointing out that this revised budget is only 15% off from the original $3 million budget. Isn’t this exactly the beautiful thing about Kickstarter? That developers don’t have to compromise, like they would’ve if they’d been beholden to a publisher? That…

Brandon KonkleBrandon Konkle