April 3rd, 2012
As some of you may know, many in Mojang and the whole lot of them Oxeye went to GDC/IGF this year. For me (thewreck) it was mostly to visit enchanting San Francisco and meet (hug) other developers, while for others – like notch who had speaking obligations – things were a bit less casual. Even while engorging myself in all the casual fun I managed to fit a bunch of work on Cobalt, alas I managed to catch the flu and was knocked out for the better part of the weekend following gdc.
February 17th, 2011
Development is sometimes painful and hard but most of the time it is pure fun! The past couple of days we’ve been hard at work with getting the demo up to date in time for our GDC appearance.
There’s been some major changes to the core concept of the game and for the first time in a while it feels like we’re making some great progress!
I’ll try to set aside some time for a write up of the current state of the game, but for now you’ll have to make do with a play testing video.
We’re speaking Swedish in the video, but hopefully our reactions are sufficient to understand what’s happening!
September 14th, 2010
Our little fellow Blueface has been a little low lately. All alone and working every day… Summer has been cold too, and all we’ve got is the grim darkness of the Swedish winter to look forward to.
But then, from beautiful California, there shines a light at the end of the tunnel!
Spelunky and Meat Boy are hanging out and seem to have a great time. Blueface just had to send a big… Hello!!! Be seeing you at GDC ‘11!
March 30th, 2009
During my trip to San Francisco and Game Developer’s Conference, I recorded a bunch of clips and put them on YouTube as a video blog. You can see them all here:
Day 1 – Travelling to SF
Day 2 – Visiting Mission and Castro with Erik, Kian, Nils and Bernhard
Day 3 – First day of Independent Games Summit
Day 4 – Second day of IGS
Day 5 – Independent Games Festival pavilion and award ceremony
Day 6+7 – More from IGF and various parties