Some of you may have noticed I've been absent from this wiki for several weeks now. I hope I haven't been missed too much.
It's a funny thing. Circumstances meant I wasn't able to get to my computer for a day. There were more important things to do. Well, I did them. And the following day, when I returned to the wiki, I discovered my 160+ days progress towards the "True Scribblenaut" achievement (contribute to the wiki every day for 200 days) was lost. Gone. 0/200.
Suddenly I lost all motivation. It turned out that working towards that one achievement was what kept me going. And now I was back to zero. It was as if all my hard work since Christmas last year was gone.
Of course, I know really it's not gone. This wiki is a testament to that. It…
Where'd everybody go? CandD? Nintendalek41? Psychicken17?
Toastmonster (talk) 20:23, April 2, 2013 (UTC)
On 11th March, Matt Cox took part in a Q&A session on the popular website Reddit.com
Here's what he wrote:
Hi folks. My name's Matt Cox and I was in the games industry for several years working on titles like Destroy All Humans (THQ) and was the lead on the million-selling Scribblenauts for DS (WB, 5TH Cell). I walked away from the games industry to start a church in Lawrence, KS and on the way out I was offered a design position on Halo 4 that I had to turn down.
Now I'm three years into the church and am starting to make small games on the side again. My first title out of the industry was Sticky Bees for iOS and am currently raising Kickstarter money for the sequel since our story is featured in April's Game Informer magazine out this mont…
Tonight I finished the Vehicles category. This means every item in my list of Vehicles, extracted from the game's files, has a Wiki page.
The completed categories so far are:
Lots more still to do!
Thank you. Your encyclopaedic knowledge of the game, its synonyms and avatar-lookalikes has proved continuously invaluable.
Please do consider getting an account, so we can put a name to your activities, and to be able to fully appreciate all the contributions you make to this Wiki.
With best regards,