What is Facepunch Prototypes?

What is Facepunch Prototypes?

Here at Facepunch Studios there are a plethora of games being developed, both full time and as side projects. A bunch of them are available as a part of Facepunch Prototypes, a Steam app that we release some codes for every now and again here: prototypes.facepunch.com...
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....

Troubleshooter Website Launched

Spaceshooter (FKA Riftlight) is now called Troubleshooter! It’s got a new website with a new development blog. Check out http://playtroubleshooter.com/2016/01/22/troubleshooter/ for all the cool stuff! Cheers!...
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...
Before

Before

I have been an admirer of Before for a long long time. Every screenshot I see makes me fall more and more in love with the art direction. A while ago I got chatting to Bill. He had found himself in the position that a lot of indies find themselves in. He had this...

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...