Have you thought about making a Free To Play game? What is the current landscape of F2P? This post outlines the step from paid to Free To Play in our upcoming game, Battle Group 2 and how we (as Indie's) are planning to compete.
Mode 7's Paul Taylor attempts to discuss his thoughts on Early Access, but a prototype blog post gets out of hand. Literally as trivial and irritating as that sounds.
As we dabble in how to "measure" PR, I thought I would share some insights on the past month and how (some) games were covered by media.
Why I'm doing open development on my next game.
What's the one thing that could help the developers create convincing, immersive game worlds? The answer might be counter-intuitive, but I am convinced the solution is just.
With a rapid-fire succession of layoffs and closures in the industry recently, this seems to be a relevant question. Are people an "Asset" or are they just "Consumables"? Many of us don't like the answer - and it isn't even sound business.
In my continuing efforts to shed light on the issues surrounding the US COPPA law, this week I’m going to talk about an aspect of the law that looks like a loophole, but it really is not - - the exception for “Internal Operations".
Game lawyer Zachary Strebeck interviews Michael Iachini, the owner and designer at Clay Crucible Games, about his business and the legal aspects of designing, funding and publishing his games Chaos & Alchemy and Otters.
Most people prefer to use apps in their own language, but many developers consider app localization a dark art. Where do you start? If you've never localized an app before, the process can be intimidating. We'll see that it isn't a complex task.
Can we learn *anything* from Flappy Bird as an industry?
Insight into the "Secret Playbooks" for F2P Games. It all started with a question, "why do companies hide their monetization numbers"?
Developing a mechanically solid card game is usually an excellent starter project for those new in the app development and gaming industry. Between the easy-to-use resources and AI rule sets, you'll find this is an ideal project to get you started!