Category Archives: Indies

Tree Rings + PS Eye = Record Player | LiveScience

What Tree Rings Sound Like Played on a Record Player | LiveScience.

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Robin Hunicke wins Game of the Year

Robin Hunicke, pictured here with our PAX moderator Ken Gagne, was one of the winning developers for work in 2012 on the game “Journey,” developed by thatgamecompany. Who will win for 2013? Stay tuned to the awards race! Nominees will … Continue reading

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FYC: StarLicker

Hi, Here is the information you requested on StarLicker for post-BFIG consideration: Twitter Handle: @Heartonomy Release Date: August 16, 2013 Screenshot for Character Design category: http://starlickergame.com/press/starlicker-images/screenshots/AppStore1.png Screenshot for Costume Design category: http://starlickergame.com/press/starlicker-images/screenshots/AppStore3.png More screenshots and art can be found here: … Continue reading

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FYC: Spaceteam

Hi, My game Spaceteam was included on the candidate lists for: – Control Design (it has a 2D control scheme) – Game Engineering – Sound Effects – Best of its Genre (I guess the genre would be “Party”) – Overall … Continue reading

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FYC: Time Tribe

Hello, Thanks so much for heads-up about this. Twitter handle: thetimetribe Release date: We are releasing Beta 2.0 on Nov 22, 2013. The Beta 1.5 version live right now is essentially complete in terms of gameplay; the major change will … Continue reading

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FYC: Candlelight

  Hi, My name is Solomon Lutze, lead dev for Idle Action Studios. We submitted Candlelight at Boston FIG this year, and I wanted to send our Step 3 response. Our concept for Candlelight: Candlelight is a 2D platformer where … Continue reading

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FYC: SquadHero Revolver

First off, thanks for providing us with these invaluable resources! SquadHero received the Pupil Perfection: Shield Student Achievement Award at the Figgies! SquadHero:Revolver is an endurance-style arcade game centered around the mastery of the Guitar Hero controller. The game throws … Continue reading

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FYC: Big Action Mega Fight!

To Whom It May Concern, I’m Stephane from Double Stallion Games, currently working on our first title Big Action Mega Fight! for iOS. I hear you need some info about our game, so here it is! Twitter handle: @dblstallion Release … Continue reading

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FYC: Choice of Romance III: ‘Til Death Do Us Part

Our twitter handle is @choiceofgames The writers on this game were Heather Albano, Adam Strong-Morse, and Dan Fabulich. The release date was August 16 2013. Attached please find a screen shot of the cover art. Thank you for your consideration, … Continue reading

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FYC: Dumble

Hi, I am the developer for Dumble (previously Dumbledore 64). Thank you for your consideration! My Twitter handle is @wiz_warrior but we are more active on our facebook page: https://www.facebook.com/GlassKnuckleGames Dumble is currently out on iOS Android and in browsers, … Continue reading

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Boston Figgies Award Winners

The Figgies award ceremony was held on October 14, 2013. The winners were: Epic Epic (given for narrative/world building) – Depression Quest Stunning Sound – Codename Cygnus Indie Ideals (best game) – ORE Awesome Aesthetic – Swimsanity C-C-Combo Breaker (design) … Continue reading

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