After a successful Kickstarter campaign and releasing Episode 1 of Republique, Ryan Payton is my guest this week. We discuss the final hours of his team’s $500,000 Kickstarter, the development of Republique, and the reception to Episode 1. We also discuss the benefits of being featured on the App Store, dealing with development and distribution curveballs, and the notion of a gaming development legacy. Enjoy!
Kepa Auwae from RocketCat Games and PunchQuest developer Paul Pridham are featured this week talking about the in’s and out’s of iOS development. We discuss the inspiration for the quirks of the game, the critical reaction and success of the game after its release, and the difficulties faced regarding game pacing, and the challenge of getting a game like PunchQuest to turn a profit. This was an insightful look into the intricacies of iOS development. I certainly learned a lot, and I’m sure you will too. Enjoy.
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