I'm Howard, and I lead an indie game studio in NYC called Muse Games. We are the team behind Guns of Icarus, a multiplayer airship combat game in a Steampunk post-apocalyptic world on Steam. We're current working on Guns of Icarus Alliance and Hamsterdam. We develop our games using the Unity game engine. My posts will focus on my experiences as an indie dev as well as business and market related topics.
The process and challenges of taking Guns of Icarus from PC and Steam to PS4 and making seamless cross-platform play with voice chat a reality.
A look at the state and growth of the Taiwanese indie scene and how it came to be.
From having no clue about how to manage and server our players to sustaining an online indie community for the last 3 years, this post is about the lessons we learned along the way.
A Journey from Conception to Live Instrumentation - Guns of Icarus Main Theme 2 Years in the Making
Chronicling an alternative team game jam format we tried that helped us be better focused and brought us closer together.
Response to Call for Blogs on youtube - about how youtube, Steam, and our players have helped gotten Guns of Icarus Online to this point.
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Thanks for the post Alex ...
Thanks for the post Alex Yeah growing and sustain a multiplayer game is definitely not easy, and it 's pretty incredible that you would compare us to the other games you listed. It 's an honor to be ranked with games of that size, especially as an indie developer. Our ...
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Hi Anders thanks you so ...
Hi Anders thanks you so much And congrats Working with youtubers have been a blessing for us. And we love to work with anyone really. Sometimes people ask us for keys or to get on stream with them, and we basically always oblige :D Whether someone has 3 views or ...
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