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“No Press is Bad Press”

What do the following items have in common: disguise glasses, body spray, whoopee cushions, and CDs of romantic accordion music?  They are all “business expenses” (along with a few items I won’t divulge here) that will be used at the

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Ah, video stills…

For those of you fans of our delightful Facebook page, we have the first glimpse of our alpha release media event up for you to peruse.  One important note: these are stills from video footage, which means they may not

Posted in News, Rants, Tainted Sword

Huh? Whose blog is this? Oh yeah…

It’s pretty easy to tell when Lewis and I are bored.  When we’re bored, we post on the blog and try to entertain ourselves and YOU, the reader!  From the number of blog posts, you can probably infer that we’re

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Shameless Plug

Having business cards on hand is a great technique for getting your name out there – provided you aggressively seek out opportunities for handing them out!  Case in point: I was in Calgary this past long weekend on my annual

Posted in Rants

Scheduling an Indie Project

If you’ve ever tried to start a company, you know that one of the hardest aspects is finding time to work on it. As Lewis mentioned in a previous post, most people are too busy trying to feed and shelter

Posted in Rants, Tainted Sword, Tool Reviews

Overcoming Indie Fatigue

Making an indie game can be difficult, especially if it is your first effort.  I’ve witnessed an unpleasant amount of indie projects that start off strong… and then fade away unfinished.  There are a number of potential reasons.  Certainly one

Posted in Development, News, Rants, Tainted Sword

A day at the office

Last weekend, I moved to a new place that is quite a distance away from Lewis. In the spirit of compromise (and taking inspiration from 2D Boy), we decided to meet up in the food court of a local shopping

Posted in Development, Rants, Tainted Sword