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Thomas Bedenk's Blog

 

Creative Director and Managing Director of Brightside Games.

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Posted by Thomas Bedenk on Wed, 09 Jul 2014 09:34:00 EDT in Business/Marketing, Indie
Indie devs, there is a new way to hype your game! Epocu is a cool free service that I just discovered! Looks like kickstarter but instead of funding games you support them with social reach! Check it out and support our game at http://bsgam.es/ti-epocu


Posted by Thomas Bedenk on Tue, 20 May 2014 08:49:00 EDT in Business/Marketing, Console/PC, Indie, Smartphone/Tablet
This article will look back on our experiment of releasing our local multiplayer only game SPiN WARS on 7 platforms with 5 different revenue models, why we did it and what we learned from for our future Apps from Brightside Games.


Posted by Thomas Bedenk on Mon, 18 Mar 2013 12:28:00 EDT in Design, Indie
This article explores what makes local multiplayer special. Furthermore it suggests an experimental setup to translate the virtual game play of SPiN WARS into real physical play.


Posted by Thomas Bedenk on Tue, 07 Jul 2009 05:31:00 EDT in Design
The term "art" is used in a broad spectrum. I try to quickly summarize what video games are and what they aren't in that regard and what we want them to be. Feel free to comment with your own point of view.



Thomas Bedenk's Comments

Comment In: [News - 07/11/2014 - 03:56]

Great insights ...

Great insights

Comment In: [Blog - 05/15/2014 - 05:01]

I did :- http://www.gamasutra.com/blogs/ThomasBedenk/20140520/218089/Local Multiplayer ...

I did :- http://www.gamasutra.com/blogs/ThomasBedenk/20140520/218089/Local Multiplayer on 7 Platforms with 5 Revenue Models with SPiN WARS.php

Comment In: [Blog - 05/30/2013 - 05:08]

Great that you shared your ...

Great that you shared your article on gamasutra Oliver

Comment In: [Blog - 05/21/2013 - 07:22]

Nice story What OUYA games ...

Nice story What OUYA games did you end up playing

Comment In: [Blog - 04/11/2013 - 03:58]

I like this article as ...

I like this article as an attempt to bring everyone together and a lot of what is being said I agree to. I am not sure if it helps to call everything a game, but you are raising this question yourself in you article.

Comment In: [Blog - 03/18/2013 - 05:10]

Your article reflects a lot ...

Your article reflects a lot of my own thoughts. However I can see there theoretically being good working DRM systems that are not intrusive to the customer. It 's just that most systems in place are not like that. For example a lot of the music streaming flatrate services are ...