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Robert Boyd's Blog   Expert Blogs

 

Creator of Zeboyd Games. Lead designer, script writer, and programmer for Breath of Death VII: The Beginning and Cthulhu Saves the World.

 

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Posted by Robert Boyd on Mon, 20 Jan 2014 07:13:00 EST in Business/Marketing
Marketing tips from 5 different panels at Steam Dev Days 2014.


Posted by Robert Boyd on Tue, 17 Dec 2013 01:16:00 EST in Design, Console/PC, Indie
A look at some of the best designed games of 2013.


Posted by Robert Boyd on Fri, 13 Dec 2013 03:05:00 EST in Business/Marketing
Making a good game is never enough.


Posted by Robert Boyd on Thu, 25 Apr 2013 01:58:00 EDT in Design, Indie
5 key ideas that elevate the game design of Monaco: What's Yours is Mine to the next level.


Posted by Robert Boyd on Thu, 31 Jan 2013 02:47:00 EST in Design, Console/PC
9 criteria that can be used to classify RPGs.


Posted by Robert Boyd on Thu, 25 Oct 2012 02:05:00 EDT in Business/Marketing, Indie
A look at last week's Top 20 best selling XBLIG list paints a bleak picture of the Xbox Live Indie Games service.



Robert Boyd's Comments

Comment In: [Blog - 09/11/2014 - 07:48]

As a developer, I find ...

As a developer, I find I enjoy exceptional games the most, and horrendously bad games, the second most, as both are inspiring give me things to analyze. It 's the middle-of-the-road stuff that tends to bore me.

Comment In: [News - 09/16/2014 - 08:59]

Interested to see how they ...

Interested to see how they handle turn-based combat from this perspective.

Comment In: [News - 09/15/2014 - 09:09]

No, you were insulting someone ...

No, you were insulting someone Persson is not as nice as we thought for not giving away one of the biggest entertainment franchises in the world. Selling a valuable property that you happen to own is a morally neutral act. And you know, maybe he thought he could do more ...

Comment In: [Blog - 09/10/2014 - 09:40]

Or, what if the stage ...

Or, what if the stage where you fought supplied the MP- a limited amount shared by all characters Some areas are rich in magic, others barely have a shred And what if this Mana Pool still MP, haha was also shared by ENEMIES r n r nMagna Carta on the ...

Comment In: [Blog - 06/23/2014 - 07:55]

I actually strongly considered doing ...

I actually strongly considered doing just this but figured that we 'd be hard pressed raising the kind of money we needed if everyone was going to get the game for free.

Comment In: [News - 06/10/2014 - 02:19]

It doesn 't pander to ...

It doesn 't pander to the adults and adolescents who make up the shooter market. r n r nWhich I see as a very good thing. I could see Splatoon being very successful at growing the shooter market beyond the narrow demographic it currently has. It 's cute, it 's ...