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Employee of the Month: A Punch Clock

Here at Cipher Prime, we do what we can to turn our studio into a brutally efficient nineteenth-century textile factory. For this reason, we are proud to introduce the newest member of the Cipher Prime family: a clock. More precisely, a sweet-ass retro punch clock that Aaron bought off Etsy for $20. Though we loved […]

“Cassiel” Transcribed!

This blog post is dedicated to one of Cipher Prime’s favorite fans, Neil Sardesai, who recently transcribed “Cassiel,” the seventh track to Flight of Angels, the Splice soundtrack. This isn’t even the first song Neil has transcribed for us; it’s the fourth. He’s also transcribed Flight of Angels‘ “Ariel” and “Fanuel” and Algorithms and Angelology‘s “Phylonoe.” […]

Cipher Prime Geeks Out at PAX East!

We love games. We love making them, playing them, talking about them, licking them, etc. This weekend, one lucky Cipher Primate (the author of this post, in fact) attended PAX East, where she fangirl’d hard while helping represent the Philly dev scene. She demoed our magically microbial game, Splice, attended some amazing panels, made Bostonian snow […]

Cipher Prime Interviews Dejobaan Games!

At a recent Cipher Prime dev night, a roomful of game-lovers and -makers had the pleasure of sitting down with Ichiro Lambe and Rohit Shenoy of Dejobaan Games for a virtual chat. These dapper gentlemen imparted great wisdoms ranging from their personal experiences making games to their success in marketing (according to Rohit, giving games […]

Splice in Another Humble Bundle!

Splice is gonna be in the latest Humble Bundle. Boosh. The addition will go live today (on Tuesday, March 12th) at 11:00 AM PDT (2:00 PM EDT). The sweetest thing about this promo is that it’s cross-platform: you’ll get Splice (and a metric buttload of other cool games) not only for Android, but on Macs, PCs, […]

Splice Featured at IndieCade!

This February, Cipher Prime had the honor of being featured in IndieCade East 2013! For one orgasmic weekend of indie love, we shipped off to New York City’s Museum of the Moving Image to share our games with developers, artists, press, and fellow game enthusiasts alike. We demoed Splice and gave a show-and-tell session about […]

Steam Sale: Splice 50% Off for Linux!

Cipher Prime is honored to be a part of Valve’s Linux launch sale! From 10:00 AM (PST) on February 14th through 10:00 AM (PST) on February 21st,  we’re selling the Linux version of Splice on Steam for 50%  off! Go get it!  Happy penguins!

Dejobaan Games to Speak at Dev Night!

We’re excited to announce that Ichiro Lambe and Rohit Shenoy, the esteemed ballers of fellow indie developer Dejobaan Games, will be doing a virtual Q&A session at our February 28th Game Dev night. Their studio touts such charming titles as Drunken Robot Pornography and Drop That Beat Like an Ugly Baby. Due to our mad fan love […]