Today is an important day in our office! Today Ghost of Thornton Hall has gone gold! This means our final game build is complete, no more changes are going to be made, and it is now off to be burned onto discs, printing the boxes and then packaged. There is a lot that goes into this next stage, but I won’t bore you with all the details…I will say that every day between here and May 14th will be needed to work on preparing it’s red carpet entrance out to the world!
Today, at exactly 2:30pm PST, all of the leads gathered in a ceremonious meeting to officially sign off approval for this new game. Here, our Marketing Director signs his name on the official document.
And here is the collection of all of the leads’ signed documents:
Hooray! Immediately after that meeting ended, we held an introduction meeting to ND#29, and I’m trying not to say the three letter abbreviation for this game (because it completely gives itself away). We learned about the story, setting, characters, what was going to happen and who the villain was…even though I’ve already done some snooping and seen some of the artist’s work in progress. One word to describe ND29? INTENSE.
To celebrate today, our Lead Tester, Jeanne, and our Designer, Cathy, brought it celebratory cookies:
Head’s up! We are having a Twitter Quote Contest today only, AND a Facebook Caption Contest that will last until end of day Monday! Head over to enter for a chance to win some prizes!