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Gamekicker: An IndieGame Crowdfunding Platform

Gamekicker is the first crowdfunding platform for indiegames. We help independent game developers to find funds and support to make their awesome game ideas come to life. Why crowdfunding for video games? Besides the fact we love gaming ourselves, we believe independent developers are a crucial part of the gaming industry. Independent developers bring an […]
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10 Mostly Easy Steps To Become An Indie Dev

I saw this post and as much as I disagree with it, I wanted to reflect on what I think would be the ‘right’ set of steps. Like the author, I too am often “asked about starting to work on a indie game project by non game-devs”! I would have very different advice from the […]
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The State of Games at MoMA 4 Years Later

Figuring out how to collect videogames has presented a unique set of challenges for MoMA’s curators. Since videogames are relatively new as a form of art and design—and since rigorous academic debate about the dangers of games are still ongoing—curators of videogames have to be extra careful about what games they decide to add to […]
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Indigenous Games & Game Devs You Should Know

This particular list was brought to you by Melissa, a fellow FemHype writer, after a rousing discussion with Ishki regarding the importance of indigenous stories in games. Ishki is an independent game developer who was featured in a recent remeshed article, “7 More Women of Color Game Developers You Should Know.” Source: Sunday Loot: Indigenous […]
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“Inanimate Alice: The Last Gas Station” Feedback

It’s certainly been a rollercoastery week [or dozen] here at MBD Headquarters, with “The Dead Tower” about to blast across the Electronic Literature stratosphere via the impending release of the Third Volume of the Electronic Literature Collection, our + Dreaming Methods’ Transmedia/VR Project “Pluto” getting much Tumblr love after winning their 2015 International Award, and […]