110°
Submitted by s8anicslayer 522d ago | news

Industry doesn't 'take you seriously' until you make a console game, says Octodad dev

The harsh reality of being an indie developer is that audiences — and even other developers — may not take a studio seriously until they've created a game for consoles, Octodad: Dadliest Catch developer Philip Tibitoski told Polygon. (Dev, Indie, Octodad: Dadliest Catch, PC, Philip Tibitoski, PS4)

_QQ_  +   522d ago
Really sucks for indies, on one end you want to work on the best system(PC) but on the other hand... this...
#1 (Edited 522d ago ) | Agree(4) | Disagree(13) | Report | Reply
mikeslemonade  +   522d ago
Yep, consoles is mainstream. PC gamers stuck playing second fiddle..
_QQ_  +   522d ago
lol nope
#1.1.1 (Edited 522d ago ) | Agree(0) | Disagree(5) | Report
mikeslemonade  +   522d ago
yep
kingduqc  +   521d ago
More like pc is innovation and consoles is watered down...
mikeslemonade  +   521d ago
^
Look again at the libraries between consoles and PC. Sure you can innovate but if no buys it then where you gonna be your just stuck with what planetside, WOW, Crysis?

Console side basically all the exclusives are pretty innovative.
nofallouthero  +   522d ago
sad but true, oddly enough indie games sell better on pc
Nujabes_  +   522d ago
Really? I'd like him to say this to the guys over at CD Projekt RED.
Anon1974  +   522d ago
How the hell do you figure CD Projekt Red is indie? They've got over 100 employees and were created by a successful company that invested millions into them.
kingPoS  +   521d ago
Could be that as far as most parents are concerned; game consoles are more accessible to kids than a gaming pc.

Gateway MT6706 2008

Add comment

You need to be registered to add comments. Register here or login
Remember
New stories

Audi Quattro to feature in upcoming Assetto Corsa Bonus pack DLC

1m ago - VVV: "Following the release of the rather excellent Assetto Corsa Dream Pack, Kunos Simulazioni h... | PC

A Closer Look at the Fighter Variants of Mortal Kombat X

1m ago - By now, you’ve probably heard that Mortal Kombat X comes with a huge cast of characters, but what... | PC
Ad

Make the World / Break the World

Now - Myriad is a twin-stick shooter that grows more beautiful the better you play. Give us your vote on Steam Greenlight! | Promoted post

What You Don't Know About Star Wars: Battlefront’s Newest Battlefield

1m ago - Star Wars fans the world over are already intimately familiar with series hallmarks Endor, Hoth,... | PC
10°

Revenge of the License - Predator 2

2m ago - Michael Crisman writes, "What does it take to make an awesome Predator story? Easy: a strong, lik... | Retro
10°

Welcome to Doomdream, Have a Seat By The Nothing

3m ago - Wandering for hours in Doom can make anyone a little shaky, and that sort of instability can easi... | PC