Chunks

Chunks

Chunks is available on steam this week. I thought it might be useful to explain what it is, who is making it, why it isn’t a minecraft clone etc History James started making Chunks for the Vive about 10 months ago. Back then it was codenamed Vivecraft....
Prototypes

Prototypes

You know what sucks? When you’re a game developer and you make a game that no-one ever gets to play. This was happening at Facepunch a bit. There were two fundamental problems developing. Fuck It It’s hard to stay objective with games you’re working...
Marketing Your Game

Marketing Your Game

From time to time I see posts floating around the web on how to market your game. These are usually made by people who are trying to market their game. They saw an article once about how it’s a good marketing ploy to write articles when you’re trying to...

Riftlight Rename

We got an email from Trion World’s lawyers. Apparently there’s a game called “Rift” and apparently its demo is called “Rift Lite”. There’s probably going to be a lot of keyboard warriors that see this as the big guy picking on...
Adam Cancelled Rust Development

Adam Cancelled Rust Development

We got a lot of responses to Adam’s post on Friday. Here’s a sample: So.. yikes! Are we crazy? Are we doing it wrong? Should every person in the company be working on the same thing? Should HBO make one TV show at a time? Should Warner Brothers make one...