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Battle Gem Ponies DevLog #1

Posted May 16th, 2018 at 4:43 PM by Yotes (Battle Gem Ponies (Weekly DevLogs!))
Updated May 16th, 2018 at 4:46 PM by Yotes

(Flashback Post: December 2014...)


I have an upcoming Mobile Game Design course for my Junior year at the Pennsylvania College of Technology and the project I'll be working on is this Pokemon style game featuring ponies. The Ponymon Dawn/Dusk ROM hacks inspired me to tackle turn-based combat, multiplayer networking, and fixing everything that bugs me about the main...
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Phonotactics: Don't put that there!

Posted October 3rd, 2009 at 3:17 AM by Citrinin (Ramblings of a Madman)
Updated October 13th, 2009 at 1:56 AM by Citrinin

For those not familiar with the term, phonotactics is the linguistic phenomenon which controls which structures of words are acceptable.

Let's make up two words. Clestrath and Pkan. Try to pronounce them. Assuming you're an English monoglot, you probably found the first far easier to say than the second.

This is because the first complies with English phonotactics - even though it's longer, the two consonant clusters "cl" and "tr" are acceptable....
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