Postmortem: Flop ‘N Swim

This was kind of a rough month for my one game a month challenge. I’ve had some months where I had to really stretch myself to finish a game, but this is the first time I’ve struggled to start a game. I don’t know why, but I just couldn’t settle …

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Postmortem: Arctic Runner

Well, I went and fell off the blogging wagon—haven’t posted anything since Ludum Dare. Sorry about that. There—I’ve admitted my mistake, and I’m blogging again now. So let’s just put this whole thing behind us and never speak of it again, okay? You’re not perfect either, you know. Remember that …

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Postmortem: Hero Stomp (Ludum Dare 33)

Ludum Dare 33 was a ton of fun! (Actually, it’s not over yet because now that I’m semi-rested, I am starting to play some games that other people made.) You can play “Hero Stomp” from the Ludum Dare website or from this site’s “Experimental Games” section. I had a few …

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Game Jam Prep Tips

With Ludum Dare just a few days away, I thought it would be a good idea to post some ideas about how to prepare for a game jam. So in no particular order, here they are: Read this book: “Game Jam Survival Guide”, by Christer Kaitila. It’s a quick read, …

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