Entries by andrei

Let There Be Level Components

Hey Backers! We apologize for the radio silence, about six weeks ago a company called Leap Motion approached us with a business opportunity we couldn’t pass up. They make a neat little motion control device, and wanted us to create a launch title for them. Fast forward a few weeks later, and we’ve got a […]

The Birds and the Bees

Where do Cipher Prime game ideas come from? What we love most about being a game company is bringing our crazy ideas to life. When we’re not doing our “normal work” (chipping away at our main studio project, dealing with customer support, yelling at each other, etc.) we’re making silly little prototypes for fun. But […]

Welcome to Dev Notes!

Welcome, Bienvenidos, Bienvenue, Willkommen, Witamy Was, Добро пожаловать, 欢迎, ようこそ, Pe’el! We’ve gotta admit it, Backers, but we’re pretty private people. So this Dev Note Access thing is kind of a big deal for us. We usually don’t do sneak peeks, because so much can change during the development process and we are never done until we’re done. We’re kind […]

Kickstarter Update #16

First, Will and Dain talk about where we are with Duet: Second, the takeaway: Duet production is in full throttle. We’re partway through several weeks of prototyping. We have a rough recreation of the original game in Unity, and are deciding how to build on that. Our estimate of six months to a year (September […]

Super Hexagon: Six Sides of Awesome

After thousands of losses and months of play, I am just 17.87 seconds away from beating the final level of Super Hexagon. And when the clock ticks pasts 60:00, I will prize that moment as one of my greatest gaming achievements. This is weird for me, because I’m a brain-games person, not a finger-games person. […]

The Splices Are Coming!

Well, we’ve got some very cool news! Development of Splice is going swimmingly and we’re happy to say that we were featured in Kotaku’s Indie Spotlight today! We put up a few screenshots of our latest build on our games page and there’s a new gameplay trailer available through the Kotaku article. (More media will […]

Our Very First Pizzacraft!

Welcome to all the r/Pizzacraft participants! My name is Andrei and I’ll be heading up the Pizzacraft tournament. My battle.net name is Andrei-492, if you’ve got any questions. This is going to be a quick FFA tournament. That is, it should only be two rounds. Thirty-three participants signed up, so we’ll try and start out […]