Author Archives : Ameen

My talk: “Man vs Machine” for Bahrain Readers

On August 11, 2017, by in News, with 1 comment

I gave a talk/open discussion with the name “Man vs Machine: The Ethical Dilemmas Surrounding Human Evolution and Survival”, it’s been held in Mashq Art Gallery in Budaya – Bahrain yesterday, it was really beautiful to see all the people interacting with me in this very debatable subject. Artificial Intelligence…

Simulating Finance in Games

On June 21, 2017, by in Game Development Articles, with no comments

I’ve always been fascinated by how serious games are when it comes to their in-game resource economy, it really takes a creative business mind to balance such a thing for a long and a joyful gaming experience. Let’s start from the beginning, most games that are built with the mind-set…

Another trip to World Game Expo 2017 (WGE)

On May 16, 2017, by in Game Development Articles,News, with no comments

I really had a wonderful time being part of the World Game Expo (WGE) event in Abu Dhabi this year, I normally get invited as a speaker but this time around I was both a speaker and a board member for the event. Few images below are courtesy of ADNEC…

My talk: “Understanding Game Engines” in WGE 2017

I had the privilege to talk about game engines in World Game Expo (WGE) 2017, the name of my talk was “Understanding Game Engines”, the talk went through the many of the important aspects that concern the making of game engines and their internals, subjects like memory, network, rendering, sound…

The trip to Dubai World Game Summit 2015 (DWGS)

On November 21, 2015, by in Game Development Articles,News, with no comments

I had a fantastic time being part of Dubai World Game Summit (DWGS) earlier this month, I was invited to be a speaker at the event, particularly sharing my experience with the local and global game development communities, the whole thing happened in Dubai World Trade Centre (DWTC) for two…

You’re useless, idea guy..

On September 1, 2014, by in Game Development Articles, with no comments

Making games is a dream for many people, ranging from kids to the very old; it doesn’t know age at all. People love the idea for many reasons, some people think they can present interesting plots, others believe that their programming skills could get them better gameplay than many games…

Game development education is just different!

On August 13, 2014, by in Game Development Articles,My World, with no comments

I’m currently teaching a game development course using Unity in an event called “Youth City 2030” that is happening in my home country, Bahrain. I’m enjoying every bit of the adventure, teaching people how to join forces with game developers out there in the world, here are my thoughts so…

Hardware opens another dimension to your software

I have to confess, I’ve always been in love with hardware.. To me hardware is just a wonderful dimension that you – programmers – can benefit from greatly whenever you get the hang of its basics, that is of course if you are like me, somebody who want to take his work off the…