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A group of notable developers are experimenting with how shared save files can unlock glitches, hidden secrets, and create replayability within their collective games.
Dejobaan Games, known for its IGF nominated Aaaaa! and other action games, is going through an experimental phase: combining the British Romantics with observational non-gameplay and Steam Workshop story sharing.
The Not On Steam sale has come and gone for 60 PC indie developers. The promotion's co-creator shares sales figures, experiences, and insights he's gathered so far from the viral campaign.
Creative director Piotr Iwanicki of the virally popular SUPERHOT, the "time moves only when you do" FPS, discusses the game's origins and mechanics, the jam experience behind it, and the future ahead of it.
The Oculus Rift VR head set can not only change how people see games, it also can change how people interact with them, shares KO-OP Mode developer Saleem (Seemo) Dabbous.
Wii U eShop developers Redgrim and Knapnok discuss challenges Spin The Bottle presented, in terms of working together remotely and creating trailers for a collection of mini-games not played on a screen.
John Polson's Comments
[News - 07/15/2013 - 10:50]
It looks like zero of ...
It looks like zero of the 30 cents per game titles made this list. r n r nhttp://www.nintendo.com/wiiu/downloads/famicom-30/ r n r nI wonder if they were excluded.
[Blog - 06/05/2013 - 12:18]
Thanks for sharing this. I ...
Thanks for sharing this. I think there is so much to be gained from camaraderie or even friendly competition. Cross-cultural appreciation could even help promote distinction/diversity among JP and US markets.... Not to mention this could give fanboys and girls more to talk about, creating healthy, long-lasting social media buzz ...
[News - 05/09/2013 - 02:12]
Stereo sound is great Left ...
Stereo sound is great Left speaker/ear is Japanese, right is English. At least that 's how it works for my headset. give it a try, the English comes through well if you listen to just the right channel.
[News - 04/02/2013 - 01:51]
We are aware of it ...
We are aware of it not yet working on all iDevices, but it seems to be working fine on PC browsers. r n r nCare to share what device and browser you are using
[News - 10/15/2012 - 04:03]
established fan base is interesting ...
established fan base is interesting to dissect. I looked up some of the new picks on Twitter, and several games/companies have under 100 followers and similarly small Facebook likes . I have nothing against Twitter or FB, but I find it interesting that in a day of so much social ...
[Feature - 08/31/2012 - 04:40]
Hey Corey: r n r ...
Hey Corey: r n r nRE the Other stat, about half were in the low salary band. r n r n0- 10,000.00 51.9 r n 10,001.00- 25,000.00 19.5 r n 25,001.00- 50,000.00 18.0