Gamasutra - Blogs Adam Saltsman's Blogs Tue, 30 Sep 2014 03:55:42 EDT en-us (Simon Carless) Interview with solo indie Steph Thirion - by Adam Saltsman Design,Indie,Smartphone/Tablet An interview with indie game maker Steph Thirion, to celebrate the release of Eliss Infinity 1.1 on iOS and Android. Fri, 27 Jun 2014 02:34:00 EDT Making Art for a Living - by Adam Saltsman Indie My "philosophy of art and craft", and how it affects what I decide to make, and when... Wed, 07 Aug 2013 12:02:00 EDT Trolls, Communities, and Psychology - by Adam Saltsman Indie Lately I've heard a lot of people sort of grumping about the fact that sometimes rational people discuss the same things as trolls. I wanted to explore this idea that ignoring trolls is good/bad. Sat, 01 Jun 2013 04:02:00 EDT Selling Games - by Adam Saltsman Indie Some quick thoughts on the making and selling of commercial games, working with distributors, and doing marketing/pr as a small company/solo artist. Fri, 24 May 2013 01:57:00 EDT Even Further Down the Curation Rabbithole - by Adam Saltsman Design,Indie In addition to financial conflict-of-interest and our own preferences, the attitudes of our fans and followers, and the design of social media itself, also create obstacles for the spread of new and innovative designs. Thu, 16 May 2013 02:42:00 EDT Nation of Indies: An Austin Indie Workshop for the Newly Liberated and Indie-Curious - by Adam Saltsman Business/Marketing,Indie With hundreds of industry veterans entering the so-called "talent pool" here in Austin, we're hoping to provide an overview of what it is like to NOT go back, and to try this crazy "indie" thing. Plus, free pizza! Thu, 31 Jan 2013 12:27:00 EST