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So I found something that bugs me about the Bay 2 reactions...

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Mass Effect 4 - My Theory For The Next Gen Trilogy

Mass effect was one of the greatest new ip's released on the last generation of consoles. No... Comments(10)
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Batman Arkham Rises ideas.

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"Problems" Week One Debut Post: Problems with Unoriginality In Gaming

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Giveaway: The Stanley Parable - and Enter to Win a PS4!

96d ago ... [i]From Cat, With Love[/i] We’re giving you a code for The Stanley Parable. Probably. There are more codes than I can count without running out of toes so odds are pretty good. [b]How to enter:[/b][THIS PART OF THE CONTEST IS CLOSED. ALL WINNERS HAVE BEEN NOTIFIED VIA N4G TICKET!] Comment on any and all of the stories we have running today from our IndieMonth account on Galactic Cafe an...

Mighty No. 9 And Why It's Not About Greed

96d ago ... There is a lot of negativity that gets flung toward Keiji Inafune's latest big game and I want to throw down some counterparts for it all. Fans are upset because the Kickstarter page suggested the team could have full voice acting for an additional $100k through Paypal donations. This has riled up fans who now seem to think that the campaign is based upon greed and that the game has enough mone...

PC vs Console

97d ago ... Today I'm blogging about which is better to play on a PC or Console? Being a very avid gamer I love to discover new things and play on newer systems whether I am in the store such as, GameStop or at a friends. One thing I've discovered is there are a ton of PC gamers. Awhile I came across a gaming community called Steam. Most if not all gamers have heard of Steam. If not, here's a quick ove...

At a Glance: 17-BIT

97d ago ... [b]17-BIT[/b] is a boutique independent developer with a gift for revitalizing classic genres with a next-gen twist. 17-BIT games are the descendants of classic 2D games, with the luxury of modern horsepower, cutting-edge AI, and juicy scoops of RAM. Founded in 2009 by game industry veteran Jake Kazdal, 17-BIT aims to deliver iconoclastic games that take the very best memories of the 16-bit...

A 17-BIT Interview with Jake Kazdal

97d ago ... [i]An interview in which Jake Kazdal, Founder and CEO of 17-BIT, talks about passion, the Arcade era, and settles the “indie” question.[/i] [b]CAT:[/b] In the mini Q&A you said that “Making great games is art” - can you expand on that? What are your thoughts on the ongoing games-as art discussion? Art in the design, the creation, the final product? [b]JAKE:[/b] I just really think making...

COUNTING FROM ONE TO INFINITY

97d ago ... [b]By Raj Joshi, 17-BIT Studio Director[/b] As we’ve built [i]Galak-Z[/i], we realized a funny thing – we kept building onto one main level rather than adding new levels. Typically, we'd be building new levels left and right to express new gameplay concepts, but with [i]Galak-Z[/i], we were focused on how each new enemy, trap, plant, and weapon fit into the mix, so we kept smushing them tog...

Surviving Indie Game “Success”

97d ago ... [b]By Borut Pfeifer, Plush Apocalypse Productions[/b] I’ve made hundreds of people angry at me for something I said on the internet. I guess that’s one way of defining success. When you set out on the path of independent game development, you naturally look to successful games and their makers as role models to follow. You become convinced, because these are the stories you hear, that you...

Giveaway: Skulls of the Shogun - and Enter to Win a PS4!

97d ago ... [i]From Cat, With Love[/i] I’m going to let you in on a little secret: [i]Galak-Z[/i] isn’t out yet! What’s a super awesome indie dev to do when they can’t give you their upcoming game? Oh, that’s right, give you copies of their super awesome previously released game: [i]Skulls of the Shogun[/i]! 10 codes up for grabs! [b]How to enter:[/b] (THIS PORTION OF THE GIVEAWAY IS CLOSED. ALL WINN...

EA Has Already Managed to Ruin The Sims 4

97d ago ... Last month, Electronic Arts and Maxis issued a statement informing us that when The Sims 4 launches in September this year, swimming pools and toddlers will not be included. Ryan Vaughan, one of the developers over at Maxis, posted a blog that explains that the two features may be introduced later, though nothing is guaranteed. Understandably, this managed to upset and even enrage fans, raising...

At a Glance: Jason Rohrer and The Castle Doctrine

98d ago ... [b]Jason Rohrer[/b] is an American computer programmer, writer, musician, and game designer. He publishes most of his software under the GNU GPL or into the public domain. Rohrer is currently parenting and making video games in Davis, California. He is probably best know for [i]Passage[/i], burying a board game in the Nevada desert, and trouncing the competition at the GDC Game Design Challenge...

Jason Rohrer on The Castle Doctrine, Self-defense, and His New Project, Part One

98d ago ... [i]Jason Rohrer is programmer, writer, musician and game designer, husband, and father - and games are a medium through which he explores life, death, and at least a few of the human foibles in between. Jason and Cat talk about [/i]The Castle Doctrine[i], at its simplest a home defense and robbery MMO, what he values in game design, and his next project. [/i] [b]CAT:[/b] More and more of...

Jason Rohrer on The Castle Doctrine, Self-defense, and His New Project, Part Two

98d ago ... [i]Jason Rohrer is programmer, writer, musician and game designer, husband, and father - and games are a medium through which he explores life, death, and at least a few of the human foibles in between. Jason and Cat talk about [i]The Castle Doctrine[/i], at its simplest a home defense and robbery MMO, what he values in game design, and his next project. Read Part One of the interview her...

The Castle Doctrine: I killed Your Wife

98d ago ... [b]By Cat[/b] What do you do when your pregnant wife is attacked by a dog as you stand by, defenseless, helpless, without so much as a carefully formed string of expletives to hurl? If you’re acclaimed indie developer Jason Rohrer, you make a game. [i]The Castle Doctrine[/i] is born of fear, of the dual-edged nature of security, and the simple realization that parenthood effectively changes...

Giveaway: The Castle Doctrine - and Enter to Win a PS4!

98d ago ... [i]From Cat, With Love[/i] Today you can win one of 9 codes for Jason Rohrer’s [i]The Castle Doctrine[/i]! A massively-multiplayer game of burglary and home defense, [i]The Castle Doctrine[/i] is Rohrer’s tenth game and may or may not have something to do with the real life experience of protecting his family from dogs. Though the game is played online with the full population of active p...

Pre-Order Babies

99d ago ... Hello again kiddies to another one of my polarizing blogs subject for today's blog is one about pre-orders and the people who take issues with them. Now A game that has been on my radar for a while now has been Alien Isolation Sega's millionth attempt to revive this dead franchise and tensions are high as the stench of Colonial Marines still linger in the air. Recently they have shown off a...

At a Glance: Klei Entertainment

99d ago ... [b]Klei Entertainment[/b] was built because they want to build games that they care about. When talented, creative people can work toward that goal, amazing things happen. They can create anendearing off-the-wall puzzle game. They can redefine what an oldschool beat-em-up is. They can create products that live up to your childhood memories of your coolest games. Klei is located in Vancouver...

Coming to PS4 July 22: Don't Starve: Reign of Giants Expansion

99d ago ... It’s official! Don't Starve: Reign of Giants Expansion is launching on PS4 on July 22 in North America and July, 23 in Europe! It will be available for $4.99 on PSN, and PS+ members will get a 10% launch discount! http://forums.kleientertainment.com/topic/38438-dont-starve-reign-of-giants-launching-on-ps4-july-22-in-north-america-july-23-europe/ From Joe at Klei: [i]Don’t Starve: Reign...

Interview with Don’t Starve: Reign of Giants’ Seth Rosen, Part One

99d ago ... [i]Don't Starve reigns as one of the most interesting titles in recent years, offering more in the ways of the experience and focusing on the journey rather than being a means to an end. Klei Entertainment's Seth Rosen (Designer/Programmer) elucidates some of the finer points of Don't Starve, communities on both PC and console, and what's next for our morbid little dudes and dudettes in the va...

Interview with Don’t Starve: Reign of Giants’ Seth Rosen, Part Two

99d ago ... [i]Don't Starve reigns as one of the most interesting titles in recent years, offering more in the ways of the experience and focusing on the journey rather than being a means to an end. Klei Entertainment's Seth Rosen (Designer/Programmer) elucidates some of the finer points of Don't Starve, communities on both PC and console, and what's next for our morbid little dudes and dudettes in the va...

Invisible, Inc.: Secret Agent Men and Lessons in Not Skipping Tutorials

99d ago ... [b]By Kyle I-Skipped-the-Tutorial Gaddo[/b] [i]Note: All images on this page are from the early stages of the Steam Early-Access beta preparation for when the game becomes available for purchase again. These are brand new, never before released Beta teaser screenshots![/i] [i]Invisible, Inc.[/i], is Klei Entertainment's upcoming title in a series of “This is Really Hard, Why Am I Doing This...
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