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Becoming a #Gamedev

Are you still considering whether #Gamedev is for you? Or are you looking for tips and tricks for surviving in the game industry? In this section, you’ll find insightful experiences shared by newbies and seasoned professionals in game development about what it means to embrace this field.

First Look at Fell Seal: Arbiter’s Mark, a Beautiful Homage to Tactical RPGs
5 months ago

First Look at Fell Seal: Arbiter’s Mark, a Beautiful Homage to Tactical RPGs

It’s the hottest part of the year; the perfect time to stay inside, relax, blast that air conditioner and enjoy the low-hanging fruit of Steam’s annual summer sale. However, we …
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A new web series explores the reality of running an indie studio
6 months ago

A new web series explores the reality of running an indie studio

Being an indie developer is hard, and BlindFold Studios’ Paul O’Carrol knows this as well as anyone. The Dublin-based team set out to make fun and simple game, but soon found themselves caught up in the churn and grind of studio life.
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A Real Game Developer isn’t in it for the Money!
7 months ago

A Real Game Developer isn’t in it for the Money!

This is not a clickbait title. This is an actual DM I received on Twitter.

This statement was a reply (ostensibly from a game developer?) to an auto-DM I created …
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Promote Your Indie Game Without Spending a Dime
7 months ago

Promote Your Indie Game Without Spending a Dime

Indie game devs – or anyone that enjoys this content – is encouraged to visit Steven’s Patreon page. Help him out so he can keep on keepin’ on. Meanwhile, enjoy!


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The Inspirational Leak: 8 tips for setting up your own game studio
7 months ago

The Inspirational Leak: 8 tips for setting up your own game studio

Starting out as a game developer is a leap and there is one thing you never usually get until now. So here is your inspirational introduction letter to the job.
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Developing with Diapers
7 months ago

Developing with Diapers

The reason why I am writing about this is because I love making games, it’s my passion. I get sick of some of these whiny wannabe game developers saying that it’s too much to make a game, and quit midway through or before they even begin the project.
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What Indie Devs Can Learn From Rockstar Games
7 months ago

What Indie Devs Can Learn From Rockstar Games

Even the most humble indie developers sometimes toy with dreams of huge success and popularity, like what is enjoyed by Rockstar Games.
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ASCDUNGEON: a postmortem
7 months ago

ASCDUNGEON: a postmortem

So, I wrote this article/postmortem about the creative process and the cool and not-so-cool stuff I got involved with on my project. For all the time I’ve spent on coding, designing levels, making ANSI and other small development details for ASCDungeon, I managed to crawl all the way back up with some good experiences.
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