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Will Hendrickson is owner of Tech Drone, a game components and development company, and has 16 years experience developing games. Tech Drone develops games and game components at a superior level of quality and a competitive price. Feel free to drop me a line if you have any questions :)

 

I started developing games in my first year of college, and eventually studied Simulation and Game Development in Raleigh, NC. Later, I opened an independent game development studio. We do mostly business-to-business transactions, and we have some new up-coming items on the Unity Asset Store, TBA!

 

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Posted by Will Hendrickson on Wed, 26 Feb 2014 09:59:00 EST in Business/Marketing, Production
A brief guide to avoiding the pitfalls of, and gaining success, as a freelancer in the game development industry.


The Unity Animation Window is one of the most powerful, but also most overlooked features of Unity. Learn how to leverage the full power of the Animation View, for programmers and non-programmers alike in this post by components developer Will Hendrickson



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Comment In: [News - 11/23/2016 - 11:35]

GameStop should start doing an ...

GameStop should start doing an indie showcase, to make them less reliant on blockbuster titles

Comment In: [News - 11/11/2016 - 04:00]

At Tech Drone this is ...

At Tech Drone this is becoming an increasing concern because viability and revenue potential of online games is absolutely massive, and therefore the attractiveness of attacking an online game is also increasing. r n r nWe have had some success with the server side authentication and game play logic checks, ...

Comment In: [News - 10/28/2016 - 03:35]

Gross. ...

Gross.

Comment In: [News - 03/23/2015 - 08:16]

I love this pricing model, ...

I love this pricing model, it essentially says hey, we need some money to run our business, would you like to help out r n r nThis is great because it asks me how much I 'm willing to share. In that case, it might be more than 10 r ...

Comment In: [Blog - 10/19/2016 - 10:02]

This article highlights something important, ...

This article highlights something important, a much bigger problem we have: it is often the case that we do something simply because it is the established norm in our perspective. But when we change something as radical as hardware platform, it is best to take a first principles approach and ...

Comment In: [News - 10/07/2016 - 10:16]

I have been running a ...

I have been running a small studio for 6 years, and we have largely managed to avoid crunch. r n r nWe do this by keeping client contracts fluid enough that we can back out, and carefully manage expectations. We never shorten turnaround time without increasing budget. r n r ...