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I'm making Even the Ocean:

I made Anodyne:

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Posted by Sean Hogan on Thu, 21 Feb 2013 12:00:00 EST in Business/Marketing
I had the chance to promote my game, Anodyne, on the front page of The Pirate Bay on the weekend of the 16th. Did it work out? And to what extent?

Posted by Sean Hogan on Fri, 26 Oct 2012 11:06:00 EDT in Audio, Design, Production, Indie
talking about frustrations with the current state of games, what i'm interested in with the potential of games as a creative medium, and then my fascination with a subset of game music.

Posted by Sean Hogan on Mon, 15 Oct 2012 03:46:00 EDT in Design, Indie
A talk I gave (52:10) of some of the aesthetic choices and game design in Jon Kittaka and I's Zelda-like, Anodyne.

Sean Hogan's Comments

Comment In: [News - 04/10/2015 - 04:00]

I don 't know - ...

I don 't know - I think you should try it again - you 're arguing that everyone who likes the games are deluded, it seems... which could be true in some cases, admittedly, but it seems like you 're using it as a rationalization to just avoid dealing with ...

Comment In: [Blog - 06/05/2013 - 01:12]

Unless you have the technical/artistic ...

Unless you have the technical/artistic abilities to work in a AAA studio and a portfolio to support it, you 're better off just working on your own games and possibly selling them. There are tons of resources on getting started.

Comment In: [Blog - 06/03/2013 - 11:50]

These thoughts kind of came ...

These thoughts kind of came to mind as I played through Contact NDS and The Swapper over the past few weeks. The former was a weird way of controlling someone...the game made you understand that you were basically taking over control someone who was supposed to be sentient on their ...

Comment In: [Blog - 02/21/2013 - 12:00]

Check this for the details ...

Check this for the details : r n r n r n r nquoted r n r n Game releases Feb 4th, get some nice press from wonderful journalists, we do some interviews with wonderful interviewers Over the weekend, someone from France tells me they liked the game, and was ...

Comment In: [News - 01/22/2013 - 01:57]

hooray my game anodyne got ...

hooray my game anodyne got an honorable mention. Looking forward to playing the other student games as well and hopefully meeting others at some point....

Comment In: [Feature - 11/28/2012 - 04:45]

Rad, glad it worked out ...

Rad, glad it worked out so well In general I wish people made their games more personal and as reflections of themselves...there 's something about games with parts of the personalities and thoughts of the creators that 's appealing - maybe gaining insight into their minds, etc. Are you going ...