Posts tagged indie life

Partnership vs solo

Ever since the release of March of the Living, I’ve become really aware of what it takes for a game to be financially successful. I mean I always knew it wasn’t easy but MotL’s success helped to make this even clearer. The success of MotL is probably enough for me to not look for a […]

Share

Steam Dev Days would be a waste of my time

Yeah, yeah, yeah, I know. Get out there, meet people, make new friends, expand your network, etc. Here’s the thing though. Not everyone fits in this setup. If I would go I’d probably end up talking to the same people I talk to online, waste time hearing about VR while I don’t care about it […]

Share

Dazed and confused – The search for my next game

With March of the Living having done well, I am now living the dream of being paid to think about game development all day long. It’s pretty cool. There’s one small problem though, I have no idea what game I will work on next. Sure, I won’t make anyone cry over this but if you’re […]

Share

Isolation as an indie game dev

I never needed much people around me. In fact, too much social stimulation often gets me uncomfortable. Yes I’m an introvert but as a friend of mine said to me “being an introvert doesn’t mean you don’t like social interaction. ┬áJust that it can be tiring”. When I had my previous day job I slowly […]

Share

Simple tips all indie devs can use

No you won’t find here tricks on how to make money, how to find that great idea that will become hugely popular or how to run a successful business. Even if I thought I knew these things I wouldn’t even bother posting them as chances are I’d only be fooling myself thinking I’m right. There […]

Share