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Part-time indie Monday blues

Monday blues isn’t specific to part-time indies that’s no secret. Maybe you don’t like your job, maybe you had a wild weekend or maybe it’s just Garfield messing with your head. I can however only talk about what I know so here’s how Monday blues feel to me as a part-time indie. Already one foot […]

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Random thoughts about IP rights and indie devs

Well I said random so stick with me a bit… First I’ll point you there: http://rampantgames.com/blog/?p=4474 (do yourself a favor and read part 1 & 2) Okay back? Now go read this: http://www.lostgarden.com/2012/06/goodbye-realm-of-mad-god.html If you’re really back you’re great I must say. So what can we get from that? The first thing I get from […]

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Diablo 3 : yeah I guess it’s not bad …

So I received that “Due to suspicious activity your Battle.net account has been locked” email. Not the thing you appreciate to see when it’s time for you late night Diablo 3 session … I haven’t read a single thing about Diablo 3 before it was released. I think I saw a trailer and that’s it. […]

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Smuggler game is a go – updated prototype with playtest missions

Here are the info to check the updated prototype if you promise to come back to read the rest of the post… Bonus points for leaving comments/impressions Where to play http://machine22.com/smugglerv7/ Controls If you have played the previous versions there are new options available (in green) Left mouse button to move. Your ship will follow […]

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Space stealth game prototype update: black holes, bullet time and more!

First the stuff you want to know: Where to play http://www.machine22.com/smugglerv6 Controls Left mouse button to move. Your ship will follow the mouse cursor. Mouse wheel: zoom/unzoom Z: fire turret (not really the focus of the game but I left it there for now) X: Hold for bullet time. The player also gets slower but […]

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