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Husband, dad of 3, attorney, and co-founder of Blue Mana Entertainment.  Obsessive gamer.  Loves Jesus. Current project is Heroes of Issachar.

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Posted by Michael Uzdavines on Wed, 03 Jun 2015 02:15:00 EDT in Business/Marketing, Programming, Production, Console/PC, Indie
This past Friday I had the best day of game dev, by anyone, ever. It did not happen like I had planned. With some perspective, you can have it too.



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Comment In: [Blog - 01/22/2015 - 03:21]

Well written article. There 's ...

Well written article. There 's a corollary to this, which is that those offering to work for free or contingency usually don 't pan out too well. Once we got on Steam we had a handful of folks offer to provide help for experience and resume building, and I suppose ...

Comment In: [Blog - 05/14/2014 - 07:00]

Thank you for sharing this ...

Thank you for sharing this insight. We had to basically start at square one with the combat in our game, which has taken its toll on morale. So reading this is comforting that an awesome game can emerge from what looks like a setback.

Comment In: [Blog - 04/29/2014 - 01:15]

Jakub, well put. You just ...

Jakub, well put. You just very articulately summed up the last 6 months of discussion for our game. I concur that in a fantasy setting, we make up the rules, and therefore the source of magic. That is how we started out. The problem came when we start asking questions ...

Comment In: [News - 02/21/2014 - 04:03]

I agree with evan, you ...

I agree with evan, you cannot force people to move on. You can apologize, repent which Adam seems to have done , and learn from the mistake which in this case was not even close to the worst thing any of us have done . At that point, if the ...

Comment In: [Blog - 01/21/2014 - 09:05]

I agree, I 'd say ...

I agree, I 'd say 99 out of 100 settle. The problem is that in our scenario the little guy shouldn 't have to settle, and the settlement is probably not going to be favorable. Even asserting your case is expensive these days. r n r nI will concede we ...

Comment In: [Blog - 11/04/2013 - 03:28]

Josh, r nGreat post, thanks ...

Josh, r nGreat post, thanks for sharing the journey with us. I 'm sort of at the front end of that walk and already making some of the mistakes you mentioned , so just know that your contribution will help at least one person significantly. r n r nAs for ...