Robert Madsen's Blog
Robert Madsen is Studio Director at SynapticSwitch, LLC, an indie studio he founded in 2010. Robert is an avid evangelist for the game industry and leads the Indies SIG for the International Game Developers Association (IGDA).
Ever thought about going it on your own? I share my insights on what it takes to start an indie game studio from my own experience.
What to start your own game studio from scratch? Read on!
A recent article published at http://tinyurl.com/l5gcxo4 is headlined: http://tinyurl.com/l5gcxo4. Is it the sexism and bad working conditions, or is it the sensationalist reporting of these that does the harm?
Over the next several posts I would like to share several articles that I wrote for the IGDA Indiespectives newsletter.
How do you balance the demands of contract work while tyring to work on your own game? I'm singing the "Contractor Blues"!
Laid off? Unemployed? Read part III and conclusion of the series on how fate forced me to start my own indie studio or die!
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Thanks to those of you ...
Thanks to those of you who have commented so far. I love to share and it 's just great to know that someone is reading R
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Thanks David for your reply. ...
Thanks David for your reply. r n r nI am not in the habit of trolling and never have been. If anyone was trolling, it was the author of the article I cite and the headline they wrote. I am so tired of media trying to speak for our industry ...
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Thanks for the great discussion ...
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I have to admit that ...
I have to admit that I have only recently become familiar with the concept of gamification, so there may be exploitative practices that I am not aware of, but I disagree that the entire concept of gamification MUST lead to exploitation. The argument of this article is that gamification equals ...