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Blood Alloy Interview with Frank Washburn

Blood Alloy Interview with Frank Washburn

Sep 19, 2014

Alex interviews Frank Washburn of Supproessive Fire Games at the Boston Festival of Indie Games 2014 about his latest game Blood Alloy. Dont forget to head over to the Random Assault Facebook Page and hit Like because I hear it can prevent a variety of illnesses and ailments; eighty percent of them rash...

Hapa Games Ep:8 – Greenlights

Hapa Games Ep:8 – Greenlights

Jun 3, 2014

The Final episode of our series about Hapa Games’ first commercial product,...

Hapa Games Ep 7 : Additions

Hapa Games Ep 7 : Additions

May 30, 2014

Hapa Games’ Ascendant is coming together and finally reaching the end of the...

Hapa Games Ep 6 : Darts

Hapa Games Ep 6 : Darts

Feb 27, 2014

What’s a Indie game studio to do when they need to relax. Destroy walls with plastic darts. We join Hapa Games once again to see them relax for a...

Hapa Games Ep 5: Garage Sale

Hapa Games Ep 5: Garage Sale

Feb 22, 2014

What do you do after launching a Kickstarter and graduating college. Obviously, you move into a garage and develop...

Hapa Games Ep 4 : Kickstarted

Hapa Games Ep 4 : Kickstarted

Feb 21, 2014

In the fourth episode of our developer interview series, David and Josh learn about what Ben Crocker and the rest of Hapa Games are doing before they launch their...

Backyard Battles Preview and Interview with Naked Sky

Backyard Battles Preview and Interview with Naked Sky

Dec 6, 2013

I went home on Thanksgiving weekend with the full intention of using my time off to play Mass Effect, but instead spent the whole weekend playing the beta of a new browser-based CCG/tactics hybrid called Backyard Battles from independent developer Naked Sky. I first saw Backyard Battles at PAX Prime earlier this year and was intrigued enough to sign up for the...

Hapa Games Episode 3: Week 7 Update

Hapa Games Episode 3: Week 7 Update

Nov 24, 2013

In the third episode of our developer interview series, David and Josh learn about what Ben Crocker and the rest of Hapa Games are doing during week seven. Goals are appearing. Money is disappearing. David is still wearing that Haunted Mansion...

Hapa Games Episode 2 : Aspects and Grunts

Hapa Games Episode 2 : Aspects and Grunts

Nov 14, 2013

David and Josh join Hapa Games’ Nick Farah to discuss the design for Ascendant. Matt tells us about the Aspect system, enemy A.I. and the occasional room of death....

Hapa Games Episode 1: Origins

Hapa Games Episode 1: Origins

Oct 23, 2013

David and Josh join Hapa Games’ Ben Crocker and Brian Widman to discuss the origins of their studio and the creation of their first game Apotheos (The name has since changed to Ascendant ). Many questions are asked about mechanics and favorite games. David also wears his Haunted Mansion shirt for comedic...