What the Strategy is Now in Marketing an Indie Game in 2020

Marketing for an indie game is challenging. A lot of indie game developers publish their games on Steam or Itch and expect a huge number of views/downloads on a single day. But that won’t happen. And it never will. You have to put effort into marketing. But the secret is where? I got in touchContinue reading “What the Strategy is Now in Marketing an Indie Game in 2020”

L.F.G. A Short Visual Novel About Internet Friends with Developer Interview

I love the cute graphics and the visuals it told. Short, sweet, and beautifully sad. This is a visual novel that tells a deep story about internet friends. First Impressions Her name is Xeth. And this is her everyday life. As the low-fi hip hop music comes up, you go to your game station, 103Continue reading “L.F.G. A Short Visual Novel About Internet Friends with Developer Interview”

Harvest Island And The Stairway To Heaven – Dev Log #2

Can you believe it?! Can you believe it??! Harvest Island has entered in a competition. It’s GDWC! (Game Development World Competition) Will the game win? Fingers crossed. Weekly Vote Screenshot GDWC After 3 years of game development, I think this has to be the happiest point of my game development career. Seeing my game, HarvestContinue reading “Harvest Island And The Stairway To Heaven – Dev Log #2”

A List of Good Pixel Art Assets for RPG Maker Worth Buying

1) Mana Seed Mana seed has a variety of collections from environmental art to character sprites. He makes high-quality pixel art game assets that is inspired by the 16-bit RPG classics on the SNES: Secret of Mana, Seiken Densetsu 3, Chrono Trigger, Secret of Evermore, Tales of Phantasia, Terranigma, Illusion of Gaia, and Star Ocean.Continue reading “A List of Good Pixel Art Assets for RPG Maker Worth Buying”

Won’t You Stay is The Most Terrifying Visual Novel Game I’ve Played – Developer Interview Little Missy Otome

I’m already terrified just 1 minute into the game. When Little Missy Otome makes a horror visual novel, she delivers. First Impression Don’t be daunted by the indie graphics because I will have to warn you right now. This game terrifies me. I have to write and play the game at the same time andContinue reading “Won’t You Stay is The Most Terrifying Visual Novel Game I’ve Played – Developer Interview Little Missy Otome”

A Space For The Unbound – An Interview with Art Developer Dimas Novan D.

The beautiful pixel art captured my heart. The music, filled with emotions that made me teary, had an everlasting impact. I couldn’t help but to enjoy this game in all its entirety. First Impression I was stunned at how gorgeous the art was for Unbounded. The use of color pallet and the world creation leftContinue reading “A Space For The Unbound – An Interview with Art Developer Dimas Novan D.”

Harvest Island And The 5 Month Marketing Marathon – Dev Log #1

Harvest Island Harvest Island is about a young boy, Will, who lives with his father, Greyson, and his little sister, Samantha on an island. Will thinks about what’s on the other side of the ocean. Are there people besides him? Is the world small or big? As a young boy, he seeks an adventure. WithContinue reading “Harvest Island And The 5 Month Marketing Marathon – Dev Log #1”

A Game About Life, A Job That You Hate, And The Journey of Being a Stand Up Comedian – Clam Man 2

This game is about a job that you hate, a life that feels static, and an adventure to become a stand up Comedian. First Impression I usually don’t play point and click games, but I decided to play Clam Man 2 for the adventure of trying new games. I like this game. I am aContinue reading “A Game About Life, A Job That You Hate, And The Journey of Being a Stand Up Comedian – Clam Man 2”

Creaks Leaves Me Speechless As This Indie Game Does What Most Indie Games Cannot Do

Without any dialogue throughout the whole game, you can understand the main character’s fears, nervousness, and curiosity just by its visual animation alone. First Impression The first two minutes has already captivated me. Everything is done right when it comes to a good game and that’s what Creak has done. Since Creak doesn’t offer anyContinue reading “Creaks Leaves Me Speechless As This Indie Game Does What Most Indie Games Cannot Do”