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Andreas Heldt's Blog

 
Andreas Heldt is co-founder and managing director of Z-Software GmbH. Z-Software GmbH is an independent game developer and offers Motion Capture service. Z-Software GmbH also organizes set.NRW (local game developer event in Germany in NRW) four times in a year.
 

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Posted by Andreas Heldt on Mon, 04 Oct 2010 05:15:00 EDT in Business/Marketing
In this post I wanted to tell the reader our experiences with publishing a game on the XBLIG platform. I told you some of our ideas, some things we have done well and other things where we failed.


Posted by Andreas Heldt on Thu, 01 Jul 2010 07:55:00 EDT in Business/Marketing
Some thoughts about independent game development from a small game development company from germany.



Andreas Heldt's Comments

Comment In: [Blog - 07/17/2014 - 04:46]

Thank you for the nice ...

Thank you for the nice article about problems with visibility on Steam. r nI read all the comments and I find it very sad, that a lot of people didn 't understand the real value of this information.

Comment In: [News - 06/30/2014 - 04:45]

Another innovative idea. r nWe ...

Another innovative idea. r nWe sell empty boxes and if there are enough games sold, we make the game. r n r nEDIT: r nHonestly, it would be funny if it wouldn 't be so reality.

Comment In: [News - 06/27/2014 - 07:14]

@Daniel: r nFor example the ...

@Daniel: r nFor example the numbers of releases on Steam has changed since 2012 significantly. So the visibility has changed, too. r n r nThis is only ONE of things are changed on the gamesmarket since 2012.

Comment In: [Blog - 02/06/2014 - 05:21]

It seems to me more ...

It seems to me more an issue of price politics for your game. r nJust my 2 cent.

Comment In: [Blog - 11/18/2013 - 06:40]

Nice article and I have ...

Nice article and I have the same experience about the mobile pricing. One question, are the 207 games a day on Appstore only new games or are there also updates included r nI am not sure, till now I thought these are new games included new updates. If this is ...

Comment In: [Blog - 11/13/2013 - 03:43]

I am sorry to say ...

I am sorry to say this, but your article seems more like hey work with me and not with indie marketing companies and this is sad because you could write much more about what are the advantages and disadvantages of working with other indies or making all the things by ...