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Posted by Tommy Thompson on 01/30/19 04:59:00 pm in Indie
In this first of two blogs I explore the AI decision making framework that enables the machine-animals of Horizon Zero Dawn to behave independently and as part of a herd.

Posted by Tim Merel on 01/29/19 09:42:00 am in Indie
Digi-Capital’s Games Report Q1 2019 tracked games companies raising $5.7 billion in 2018, which was over twice the previous record investment from 2017.

Posted by Simon Carless on 01/27/19 10:47:00 pm in Indie
This week's highlights include creators building tiny houses in The Sims, impressions of BioWare's much anticipated Anthem, & a whole bunch of new games to check out - from the Resident Evil 2 reboot to FutureGrind through Metro Exodus.

Posted by Lars Doucet on 01/24/19 01:03:00 pm in Indie
Four new competitors have emerged to take on Steam: Epic, Discord, Kartridge, and RobotCache. Let's see how they stack up.

Posted by Jason Bakker on 01/17/19 09:58:00 am in Indie
Having played Return of the Obra Dinn recently, I was inspired to write about historical settings, exploring themes, co-linear storytelling, and ships - all within the context of the Obra Dinn.

Posted by Stanislav Costiuc on 01/16/19 09:03:00 am in Indie
Let's take a look at what makes Threes! such a good little puzzle game.

Posted by Thomas Bidaux on 01/15/19 10:26:00 am in Indie
A look at 2018 numbers for crowdfunding and video games.

Posted by Simon Carless on 01/13/19 10:42:00 pm in Indie
This week's highlights include pieces on formidable '90s-style first-person shooter Dusk, the classic '80s game that inspired the Black Mirror episode Bandersnatch, and a surprising mega-roundup of 2018's best 'game jam' games.

Posted by Joost van Dongen on 01/08/19 10:10:00 am in Indie
There are many different ways to give players access to a beta. Which to choose? In this article I'll give a comprehensive list of options in today's market and discuss the differences.

Posted by Kenneth Liu on 01/07/19 10:19:00 am in Indie
Each week I compile a gaming industry insights newsletter that I share with other Rioters, including Riot’s senior leadership. This edition is the public version that I publish broadly every week as well. Opinions are mine.