Playdead Are Into Development on Their Biggest Adventure Yet

Danish developer Playdead has firmly established themselves as one of the top-tier studios for indie games. Game designers Arnt Jensen and Dino Patti formed the studio in 2006 to begin work on Limbo. The puzzle platformer launched to critical acclaim and has been ported several times since its release in 2011. Playdead seamlessly transported the quality of experience with the game still averaging 88/100 on Metacritic across platforms.   The team followed up with Inside in 2016 that received similar plaudits from industry professionals. Inside picked up 16 gaming awards upon release and averaged 90/100 on Metacritic. The game built […]

Six Indie Developers Who Flew Too Close to The Sun

Indie games have become big business. Establishing a strong foothold in both the PC and console market. And it’s not surprising as leaps forward in technology have produced some truly innovative and acclaimed titles. Those titles don’t always ensure a long-term future for the studios behind them though regardless of commercial or critical success. With that in mind, here are six indie developers who flew too close to the sun and burned out. Telltale Games One of the more recent collapses with Telltale Games currently still operating with a skeleton staff. Liquidation of the studio began this week though with […]