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Michael Lubker is an independent game developer; currently the co founder of Zeolite Studios.


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Posted by Michael Lubker on Thu, 08 Mar 2012 04:08:00 EST in Indie
How this year's IGF jumped the shark.

Posted by Michael Lubker on Fri, 28 Oct 2011 02:12:00 EDT in Business/Marketing, Console/PC
Microsoft, Nintendo and the Entertainment Software Association are co-sponsors or supporters of PROTECT IP (S 968) and E-PARASITE (HR 3261)

Posted by Michael Lubker on Wed, 19 Oct 2011 03:38:00 EDT in Business/Marketing, Production, Console/PC, Indie
In the struggle to revolutionize the game industry, indies have unfortunately succumbed to having a 1% which is highly successful. This is a call to action and a list of demands to keep the industry fresh and clean of data corruption.

Posted by Michael Lubker on Sat, 24 Jul 2010 05:01:00 EDT in Business/Marketing, Production
In 1983, the North American video game console market crashed. Citing information from Wikipedia and its sources, I will look at modern parallels and how the game industry could reset again and possible reasons why it may need to.

Posted by Michael Lubker on Sat, 15 May 2010 12:47:00 EDT in Business/Marketing
I've been researching Kickstarter as a way to fund some of my game projects, and I've noticed a few interesting things. A lot of the projects on Kickstarter do a public pitch of their IP. The all-or-nothing paradigm reduces risk for both parties.

Michael Lubker's Comments

Comment In: [News - 12/11/2013 - 03:50]

What about Chucklefish, Abbey Games, ...

What about Chucklefish, Abbey Games, Squad, Re-digit, and the Forgotten Empires team

Comment In: [News - 06/12/2013 - 05:54] r n r nHistorical ... r n r nHistorical perspective

Comment In: [News - 05/22/2012 - 01:09]

It 's not respectful to ...

It 's not respectful to not even say how many you 're laying off.

Comment In: [News - 03/27/2012 - 09:50]

Really only 979 participants in ...

Really only 979 participants in the vote Isn 't that WAY down from previous years

Comment In: [Blog - 03/08/2012 - 04:08]

Thanks r n r nI ...

Thanks r n r nI am not meaning to attack the winners either - he is getting a lot of trolls on Twitter, just happens to be the sort of person that feeds them. r n r nI have played Fez at a showcase, it 's not my type of ...

Comment In: [News - 03/07/2012 - 08:22]

Romeroism much ...

Romeroism much