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Posted by Martin Pichlmair on Thu, 28 Aug 2014 01:36:00 EDT in Business/Marketing, Indie
Indies are not as independent as the name suggests. Instead, they struggle for autonomy every day.


Posted by Martin Pichlmair on Thu, 24 Oct 2013 05:28:00 EDT in Business/Marketing, Production, Indie
Despite the number of Kickstarter success stories out there we opted for a flexible funding campaign on Indiegogo to launch our newest game, Secrets of Rætikon. Here's why.


Posted by Martin Pichlmair on Tue, 04 Jun 2013 12:46:00 EDT in Business/Marketing, Production, Console/PC, Indie
A new console generation is finally arriving. In this article I take a look at what would make a console perfect for indie developers – from hardware to software, from Kickstarter support to age ratings.


Posted by Martin Pichlmair on Sat, 18 May 2013 07:24:00 EDT in Programming, Indie
A short text about how I fight the urge to sink my teeth into code.


Posted by Martin Pichlmair on Mon, 04 Mar 2013 10:05:00 EST in Business/Marketing
A call for the adoption of continuous developer support instead of collecting a lump sum up front.



Martin Pichlmair's Comments

Comment In: [Blog - 03/05/2014 - 07:13]

I always considered Dark Souls ...

I always considered Dark Souls as the prime example of a AA title doing exceptionally well.

Comment In: [News - 09/27/2013 - 10:30]

If you don 't want ...

If you don 't want to go for SDL there 's also SFML which is a bit leaner. Don 't know how it compares to SDL 2.0 though.

Comment In: [Blog - 07/18/2013 - 11:56]

My first thought exactly: How ...

My first thought exactly: How would you write about religion in games without starting off with Ultima IV.

Comment In: [Blog - 07/15/2013 - 11:35]

Great article. Thanks for sharing ...

Great article. Thanks for sharing

Comment In: [Blog - 06/04/2013 - 12:46]

Be sure to send me ...

Be sure to send me a link when you 've published yours - @martinpi

Comment In: [Blog - 05/26/2013 - 05:50]

Game jams can have even ...

Game jams can have even more goals than learning or accomplishment. I love to do a game jam now and then while I 'm in a long project, just to get my head clear. It 's simply refreshing to do a small project in a new team. Even better if ...