Entries in 'indie' (33)

Microsoft indie plans get Notch's blessing

Microsoft indie plans get Notch's blessing

Minecraft creator Markus 'Notch' Persson has endorsed Microsoft's recently announced plan to make every Xbox One work as a dev kit.

by Seth Tipps
on Jul 30th 2013 at 10:04AM in News
Xbox One self-publishing "not the equivalent to what other platforms offer"

Xbox One self-publishing "not the equivalent to what other platforms offer"

One notable indie dev has urged caution to those welcoming Microsoft’s decision to allow self-publishing on Xbox One.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Jul 25th 2013 at 9:24AM in News
Nintendo not accepting Wii U submissions from Japanese indie developers

Nintendo not accepting Wii U submissions from Japanese indie developers

Quick – there might be a new indie villain in town!

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Jul 24th 2013 at 11:02AM in News
Indie devs behind Cube World suffering repeated DoS attacks

Indie devs behind Cube World suffering repeated DoS attacks

A two-person family development team has seen the launch of its highly anticipated PC title ruined by repeated cyber attacks.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Jul 8th 2013 at 3:25PM in News

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Indie success for Gunpoint changes one man's life forever

Indie success for Gunpoint changes one man's life forever

Sometimes games aren’t about multi-million pound budgets and transmedia marketing – sometimes they’re about changing people’s live for the better.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Jun 19th 2013 at 1:04PM in News
Oddworld dev slams Microsoft over Xbox One indie games policy

Oddworld dev slams Microsoft over Xbox One indie games policy

Microsoft’s insistence on indie devs requiring a publishing partner has angered indie dev Lorne Lanning.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Jun 14th 2013 at 12:26PM in News
Nintendo is "making a big move" for indie devs

Nintendo is "making a big move" for indie devs

Perhaps spotting a chink in the enemy’s armour, Nintendo appears to have rejuvenated its efforts to win favour amongst indie developers.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Jun 10th 2013 at 10:43AM in News
Indie retailers desperate for Xbox One pre-owned answers

Indie retailers desperate for Xbox One pre-owned answers

Microsoft’s statement about pre-owned licences on Xbox One last night has sent a shiver up the back of indie retailers.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Jun 7th 2013 at 1:15PM in News