Category Archives: antipiracy

Making story-based MMOs ?

It sounds impossible, doesn’t it? While talking with some other developers last day, it appears clear that to survive in the struggle that is happening right now in the shareware games (in which we are seeing the return of middlemen, … Continue reading

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Is worth having a Flash version of your downloadable?

That’s one of the most frequent questions I see asked around in game development forums. I released in May a flash version of my downloadable game Spirited Heart, so thought to share some info about it. The stats are quite … Continue reading

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Making of Card Sweethearts

My latest game, Card Sweethearts, is out. So I thought to make a post about the making of it, including some interesting informations for developers about a hard DRM decision I had to take. As you might imagine taking a … Continue reading

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Will social / online games completely replace traditional offline gaming?

Short answer: No. Long reply: If you’re a developer or just a player, you’ll have noticed reading all around the net that social /online games “ARE THE FUTURE”. Literally everyone is doing it. Even Google, with his NaCl and the … Continue reading

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A new Spirited Heart

I got many requests for a sequel since I released my game Spirited Heart last year. I did a Deluxe version this december, but now is time to start something new. I am still in the early stages of planning/development, … Continue reading

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