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Micah Hymer's Blog

 

I'm Micah. From Archetype Global. It's 'Global' because we're a mega billion-dollar corporate conglomerate masquerading as an independent game developer scraping by. We're currently working on "Tesla Breaks the World!", a 2D puzzle-platformer for the PC, Mac and Linux.

www.archetypeglobal.com

 

Micah Hymer's Comments

Comment In: [News - 08/08/2014 - 04:33]

No need to be embarrassed ...

No need to be embarrassed There are lessons for indie developers in both success and struggle. It would be great to get insight from a developer who is fighting an uphill sales battle verses reading about a more windfall of success of a game like Shovel Knight. I will be ...

Comment In: [Blog - 08/05/2014 - 06:20]

Holy cow. A developer posted ...

Holy cow. A developer posted actual sales numbers. I 'm literally blown away Thank you for sharing. I love how the level of transparency seems to be increasing among indie developers. r n r nWhat a smashing success for you guys Congratulations to all those involved. r n r n...did ...

Comment In: [Blog - 07/17/2014 - 04:46]

Hey Burak, I appreciate the ...

Hey Burak, I appreciate the transparency you 've shown in this article. You were under no obligation to share your story and you don 't deserve all the negativity you 've received. That being said, I think there is a lot of great feedback above for your organization that I ...

Comment In: [Blog - 07/03/2014 - 02:08]

Appreciate the transparency and congratulations ...

Appreciate the transparency and congratulations on your early success Like many indies getting on Steam, it 's very challenging to have any idea what to expect in terms of sales, traffic etc. so I appreciate the write-up

Comment In: [Blog - 06/26/2014 - 06:36]

@Howard: That response was to ...

@Howard: That response was to James, not you. I appreciate you transparency on this topic. Obviously, I 'm being a snarky debater here, but I 'm surprised that this is such a hot topic among developers who all want these same YouTube personalities to exist and direct sales to them ...

Comment In: [News - 03/18/2014 - 01:03]

Unity already has a huge ...

Unity already has a huge following in the Indie base I 'd safely venture the majority of indie developers . They 're now looking to broaden the base to larger studios as well as the small independent devs. The move makes sense from a business perspective and its nice to ...