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PixelProspector - the indie goldmine

PixelProspector - the indie goldmine
Video The Next Penelope is an upcoming futuristic action adventure racer/shooter from a top down perspective (which also offers a nice teleporting mechanic that you might know from the vertical shooter Velocity Ultra.) The game is still in early development… when it is finished it will be available for Windows, Mac and Linux. (Console ports are also possible). Boson X is a fast paced rotational 3rd person platformer about precise jumping. Highly recommended!

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PixelProspector - the indie goldmine On the 30th July 2014 the site got updated, restrutured and redesigned… however the update is still not finished and thus this new Indie Resources overview page is partly incomplete. In case you are missing something you can still check out the outdated old Indie Resources page until the update is complete. Thank you for your understanding. (Game Making Tools, Game Design, Postmortems, Programming, Project Management…) (Create/Download Graphics, Hire Graphic Designer…) Rami Ismail Opens Up distribute​() for Developers Rami Ismail, Chief Executive of Business and Development at indie game studio Vlambeer, has created a new way for developers to keep track of press and distribution lists called distribute() (pronounced ‘do distribute’). Users can send their press contacts a distribute​() link and the program will organize their contact information into a list that the system manages and maintains for them. distribute​() can also send out codes or token for games on platforms such as iOS, Steam, Xbox, PSN, and Humble, without all the hassle of spreadsheets. The program keeps track of who you are sending tokens to and how many you have left. If you prefer, you can create a simple link to the content and distribute() will send it out for you. distribute​() values security.

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An Indie Game Developer's Marketing Checklist (Including Portable Formats) There's no worse feeling than creating a game you're proud of, only to watch it drift off into obscurity. Unfortunately, it's no longer enough to only create great content. In order to differentiate yourself from the masses, you must concoct a structured, coordinated marketing plan. No one piece can fully cover such a broad topic, but in this checklist we will provide you with a bunch of useful tips designed to give your game the exposure it rightfully deserves. To make your task even easier, we've created a number of versions of this checklist, including an HTML version, Markdown, PDF and Evernote. Download them all from the Tuts+ GitHub account.

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