Tagged "new indie games"


Game Development Lessons from Retro Platforms

Advice and lessons learned from retro video game development.
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The Dick Salsa Diaries #1: Living the Roguelike Life

Dick Salsa has been living the roguelife. Should you?
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NES Background Art II: Teaching as a Pixel Sensei

Making NES backgrounds for Almost Hero 2, a new retro game from Mega Cat Studios. Discusses NES art restrictions, NES palettes, and tricks for making NES art
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Our love of fantasy sports

This is more of a stream of consciousness that came from a team meeting, but something worthy of sharing. Many titles have featured the classic "ping-pong" gameplay since, well, Pong itself. Constant back and forth motions, hurling the pixilated point from one side of the screen to the next is as addicting as it is casual. But there are tons of other elements in these style of games that leave many with their own mark on the video game community. From the 80s classic NES Tennis title, to the arcade volley release - Wind Jammers, games today still bring back...
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