Andrew Pellerano's Blog
I design and program cross platform free to play games. Currently working on Puzzle Fuzz.
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Steam's new refund feature raises some questions about the future of the platform and how developers interact with it.
Bloodstained's Kickstarter is more about marketing than funding. Are the advantages of Kickstarter too much for publishers to ignore and will this become the new way games are greenlit?
Game options can be dangerous when they provide too much control to your player base. It gives them the tools they need to subvert your design intentions.
Why is game cloning on the rise? Commodity game designs continue to be released as stand-alone games without the proper clone protection. In this article we'll talk about what it means to be a commodity game design and what to do if you've made one.
First we'll dispel the most common League of Legends misconception and then go into detail on all the things they're doing right. If you want to know how to properly use LoL's monetization model, keep reading.
Andrew Pellerano's Comments
[News - 06/15/2015 - 10:17]
I can see every presentation ...
I can see every presentation at next year 's E3 dropping in and I 'm pleased to announce the game is available right now to back on kick starter. The industry just realized they can monetize E3 hype
[News - 06/02/2015 - 02:26]
This change benefits Steam first ...
This change benefits Steam first and players second, at the expense of developers. r n r n1 Refund time limit is so lax you may as well think of every game as having a 2 hour try-before-you-buy. This means you no longer have paying customers in the first 2 hours, ...
[Blog - 04/17/2015 - 07:48]
I love being able to ...
I love being able to pick a character without worrying about the moveset and competitive implications. r n r nIn towerfall I play the cyan archer almost entirely because when you teabag with him Matt 's programmed in a little jingle bell noise. He 's put a lot of detail ...
[Blog - 02/23/2015 - 12:25]
I must have bought this ...
I must have bought this game five times trying to give away copies to friends so I 'd have someone to play with
[Blog - 02/13/2015 - 02:02]
Standard interview procedure for landing ...
Standard interview procedure for landing a direct attack is to phrase it as sourced from an unaccountable entity. r n r n There 's a group on the internet that theorizes you are a pathological liar, what would you say to those people r n r nAnd, hopefully, you have ...
[Blog - 12/11/2014 - 01:46]
You could also point out ...
You could also point out the emotional ransom Peggle Blast tries to employ by making the cancel button say Give Up instead of Don 't Purchase. r n r n Oh, you don 't want to buy from us Well then you must be a QUITTER r n r nThis ...