In this talk Jason Della Rocca breaks down 10 business tips for game developers to avoid the pitfalls and perils of running a business in the game development world.
A needed reality check and sound advice all around:
In this talk, No More Robots’ Mike Rose discusses what currently works (and what doesn’t) when attempting to sell a game in 2018.
He breaks down how he uses Discord to grow a community around each game, making meta-games and basically explaining how gamers are basically hungry for entertainment and how you can keep them engaged with no budget:
What the title says, have a plan, be prepared, cut, cut and cut again. Beware of cray cray
And the Annoying Orange gaming channel also did a video playthrough of the alpha:
Another youtuber did a playthrough
Ryan Clark is the founder of Brace Yourself Games, and designer of games such as Crypt of the NecroDancer, Industries of Titan, IncrediBots, and more. In this podcast type ‘thingie’ he explains his process creating games with a ‘hook’ (or multiple hooks) in an attempt to include elements that are interesting to players around the world and thus will lead people to get interested: