Category Archives: general

posts about general topics, even not related to computer games

Planet Stronghold 2 alpha demo

In the screenshot above: like the old times, fighting malfunctioning Roboant in the tutorial battle! Time for an update on the RPG I’m currently working on (personally, I have other writers working on other games right now, like Volleyball Heaven … Continue reading

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Using different artists in a game

A complaint I heard (not too often to be honest) about Cursed Lands, was that some CG look different. Indeed, another artist did them, so that’s the reason. When writing the game, the original content was much less (in truth … Continue reading

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Perceived vs real success

I want to talk about an aspect of indie development/business which is very often ignored, but in my opinion is important: the perceived vs real success of a game. Recently I released two games, Cursed Lands and Love Bites. As … Continue reading

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Doing sequels is a good or bad idea?

First of all, a small announcement: like all years I’m doing a Summer Sale! Here are the links: https://itch.io/s/11532/summer-sale-older-games 75% off for older games https://itch.io/s/11536/summer-sale-newer-games 50% off for games released in last 2 years Back to the post topic: as … Continue reading

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Mid-Year Point of Situation

Planet Stronghold 2 character creation: pick custom skills We’re mid-way through this 2018 and I wanted to make the point of situation. As you’re well aware if you already follow me, this year I managed to release two games already: … Continue reading

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