About eighteen months ago, I created a logo for MMORPG Tycoon 2.  I was tired of using generic icons for the game, and so used a little tool to make what I felt at the time was a somewhat elegant logo.  But now we have a real one.  This has been a long time coming.

Grid view

The single most persistent visual problem I’ve had in this game has been how to make the “grid” view visually interesting.  It’s a necessary view;  there needs to be a way to see, visually, the layout of your map using color to indicate something other than visible geometry.  (In this screenshot, I’m using it to…