1. A color that lies between blue and green on Microsoft Paint. It's one of the blinding ones.
2. It is a company created by Rand and Robyn Miller, the creators of Myst, a popular computer game series.
1. Person 1: "What color shirt is she wearing?"
Person 2: "That color is Cyan."
2. Person 1: "Cyan is the best company ever! They created my favorite computer game series, Myst!"
A Computer Game company founded by former Microsoft employee Gabe Newell in 1996 or 1997.
Valve made the computer game classics Half Life and Half Life 2.
Valve has a notorious reputation for being sluggish in game releases, yet notorious for its style.
It's located near Seattle, Washington.
The coolest game developers ever:
1. id software
3. infinity ward
Similar to a backseat driver or a backseat gamer.
One who perhaps is partaking in a beta of a computer game or piece of software and tries to advise the software development team on how the software should be written or repaired.
Basically an 'end user' who is not part of the company but has been asked for an opinion or recommendation about the software but then tries to go too far and gives advice on more than he was asked for.
Admin: "Sorry guys but we're working on a fix for the multiplayer problems, there'll be a server reset in 30 minutes"
User: "What was the problem? Did they forget to open the ports? Did they have to update the firmware? Was it a malloc() issue? Did they forget to re-route it via the proxy? Did they forget a header file? Did they integrate the right settings for UDP traffic?"
Admin: "Please, we don't need any backseat coders :) just wait like everyone else"
User: "Aww, I was only interested"
A Real Time Stragety(RTS) type game made by a kickass game developing company, Blizzard. This game is one of the most popular RTS games. It comes with a World Editor which allows you to make your own maps. Recently a map named DotA has been popularized and many other mapmakers are pissed because it steals the popularity from their own custom made maps.
Person1:Man, whenever i try to play a custom game in Warcraft III all i see is the whole list full of DotA games.
Person2:Auto response from Aaron: BRB playing DotA
Many refers CoH to City of Heroes but it's also shortness for the very popular RTS-game Company of Heroes.
Company of Heroes (CoH) is a real-time strategy (RTS) computer game developed for Microsoft Windows by Relic Entertainment. It was announced on April 25, 2005, released on September 14, 2006, and was the first title to make use of the Games for Windows label. The game was released on Steam on July 17, 2007.
A standalone expansion, Company of Heroes: Opposing Fronts, was released on September 24, 2007.
Player1: I'm gonna play CoH.
Player2: Company of Heroes?
Generally a male, but rarely a female, a ThomasDW is easily recognized by its devotion to a single product by a computer game maker, but when the maker must move on to new products to stay in business, it becomes a vicious attack dog that feels compelled to bite the hand that feeds it. Such a person is exceptionally short-sighted, self-involved, and takes great pleasure in attempting to undermine the efforts of others.
Person A: I can't believe this company is moving on to a new product after I have spent so much time making missions for their old games.
Person B: Deal with it you homo and get a life.
Person A: The hell I will, I will rant and complain and do whatever I can to undermine the release of their next product. I will not be ignored!
Person B: Get a grip and stop being such a ThomasDW.
Most best known as the company that created the popular game, Minecraft.
Gamer 1: Dammit!
Gamer 2: What happened?
Gamer 1: A stupid creeper blew up my minecraft house! Why did Mojang have to put creepers in this game?