Posts tagged blogging therapy

A “true” indie story

Warning: If you have a tendency to take everything seriously and are unable to go beyond the first degree of anything you might not want to read what follows. If you can handle it, well just stick until the end. Stories to tell Yesterday the following tweet appeared about 50 times on my Twitter feed […]

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The unglamourous life of a part-time indie

So Dave, what’s happening with you? Well, I still work at the same place I’ve been working for the past 12 years but only 4 days a week. Oh?! What are you doing on Fridays then? Vacations? Nah actually I’m working on my game projects on Fridays. And in the evening all other days and […]

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Indie nail biting stuff – Sending first beta preview to the press

Well for some I’m guessing it’s a walk in the park but for me it’s terrifying. Exciting sure but still terrifying.¬†When the best you have done so far is making a bit over $1k with a match-3 game you are filled with doubts even for a project you highly believe in. This week was my […]

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Indie dev fatigue

I have no idea if it’s common but I find the part where your game is feature complete but still not ready for release is the most “difficult” time to be motivated. That and add busy days at work + summer. It’s frustrating as I can see the game, it’s all there but I also […]

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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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