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A different approach may be all you need

Indie developers have significant room to try new and innovative ideas.

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The hidden culture behind game genres

The hidden culture behind game genres

The moment a game gets “classified” as an FPS or RPG, a certain cultural stigma becomes attached to it.

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3 ways to avoid an unfinished project

3 ways to avoid an unfinished project

Any development project can have some kinks in it, but persevering and overcoming those hurdles is an essential part of the process.

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Can a game succeed without player empathy?

Can a game succeed without player empathy?

Making players empathize with the characters in a game is one of the surest ways to boost the title’s success.

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Education still a necessity next to great development tools

Education still a necessity next to great development tools

Having increased access to a high-quality game development platform is helping students make great games and land jobs, but a focus on education is still essential to ensure these up and coming developers understand the tech behind the games.

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New player types driven by the changing industry

New player types driven by the changing industry

As new types of games enter the scene, from free-to-play titles to massive, sandbox games like “Minecraft,” the different types of gamers that studios use as guidelines need to be reexamined.

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Do you need a publisher?

Do you need a publisher?

Many indie developers today are asking themselves whether they need a publisher to succeed with their game.

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Where the industry is headed, and where it’s been

Where the industry is headed, and where it's been

The video game industry is always evolving, but 2014 is bringing some incredible changes. However, as we move ahead it is also important to look at where we’ve been.

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Don’t forget the writing

Don't forget the writing

While it may seem obvious, putting a little additional focus on the writing of a game can help it seem much more polished and improve the final product overall.

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Southeast Asia markets primed for online games

Southeast Asia markets primed for online games

Developers looking for the right market for their MMO should consider Southeast Asia, a new report indicates.

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