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Abdurrahman Khallouf's Blog


Creating my own indie game alone, someday.. it will see the light

INTP, loves games more than he should, and also blogger about gamedev since ever.


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Posted by Abdurrahman Khallouf on Mon, 20 May 2019 10:22:00 EDT in Design, Indie, Social/Online
in one chapter of The Art of Game Design: a book of lenses. Jesse Schell suggests that "The single-player phenomenon appears to have been a temporary abnormality". well... that's one powerful claim! and I am going to tackle that in this article.

Posted by Abdurrahman Khallouf on Thu, 26 Mar 2015 02:03:00 EDT in Business/Marketing, Production, Indie, Smartphone/Tablet
Tako Japanese, an Interactive educational game/app dedicated to teach Japanese in a fun and creative way, I interviewed Alberto Gomez a Spanish programmer and game developer who worked two years to get it done.

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Comment In: [News - 05/24/2018 - 06:59]

the average gamer is smart ...

the average gamer is smart enough not to use iOS device. he can use Android.

Comment In: [Blog - 01/12/2017 - 10:38]

I just finished the game ...

I just finished the game for the first time and I love it. the choices are very interesting because of their moral value. however the story wasn 't as deep as it should have been. mainly for two reasons: when you do a questionable thing like when you let a ...

Comment In: [Blog - 09/11/2015 - 04:01]

I love roguelike games so ...

I love roguelike games so much. I got AWL with the humble rogue like bundle I guess. I was interested for a few hours before I stopped playing completely. my logic was simple: this is a game like binding of isaac, Isaac was a more enjoyable in terms of gameplay ...

Comment In: [News - 08/06/2015 - 04:11]

one of the reason it ...

one of the reason it works with Xcom it is because its kinda a role playing game where you play the role of the base leader. you should expect the best soldier you have to fail sometime and die in a very stupid way, thats what makes it real. r ...

Comment In: [Blog - 04/30/2015 - 01:55]

I totally agree with you, ...

I totally agree with you, and I will read the articles you mentioned right now, so thanks. r n r nI only have one comment: I knew we will lose a lot of that if we were to introduce F2P mechanics like timers, multiple virtual currencies etc r n r ...

Comment In: [Blog - 05/14/2015 - 07:12]

then why so many of ...

then why so many of the new generation like pixel art r nthe reason it exists because of the limited tech no doubt, but why mosaic art exist because people can actually enjoy different weird styles.