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IGF nomination doesn't guarantee success, says Solipskier dev

Michael Boxleiter may not be a familiar name, but you've most likely played Solipskier -- at least we hope you have. Boxleiter was one of ten indie developers talking during The Indie Soapbox Session at GDC 2012, a freeform, large-group therapy sess...

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Indie iPhone games marked down to 99 cents for Child's Play

The latest indie gaming charity drive allows you to simultaneously be stingy and charitable: six popular iPhone games have been discounted to 99 cents each through December 31, with one third of that lowered price (after Apple's cut) going to Child's...

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Holiday Buyer's Guide: App Store Games

From the conceptually insane Solipskier to the "you're clearly insane if you don't like this" Cut the Rope, 2010 saw the release of oodles of excellent and wildly divergent iOS games for iPhone, iPod Touch and iPad. These are our favorites. To be...

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Puzzlejuice summoned to App Store tomorrow

Greg Wohlwend, part of the team behind the amazing iOS version of Solipskier and the upcoming Ridiculous Fishing, has a new game coming to the App Store tomorrow. Puzzlejuice, a collaboration with Asher Vollmer, retains the neon color scheme of So...

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Try Semi Secret's 'Hundreds' in Austin this Sunday

Hundreds, the new iOS game from Semi Secret Software (Canabalt) and Greg Wohlwend (Solipskier), will be on display for the public this weekend in Austin, TX, at Juegos Rancheros, the monthly Austin indie game get-together. Hundreds is a game in whi...

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Count down the days until Hundreds hits on Jan. 3

Hundreds, the minimal action-puzzle game of inflating circles until the numbers within add up to 100, will be released for iOS on January 3. The release date is revealed in a new trailer, which also reveals some really nice background music. Hundre...

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Catch Vlambeer's 'Ridiculous Fishing' March 14

Ridiculous Fishing, on iOS, March 14th. Check out the announcement trailer at vine.co/v/bHvb721Mu3j ridiculousfishing.com - Vlambeer (@Vlambeer) March 5, 2013 Ridiculous Fishing, the long-awaited iOS fishin'/shootin' action game by Super Crate B...

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Canabalt's Semi Secret Software brings 'Hundreds' to iOS

Semi Secret Software, the studio behind Canabalt (the game that defined iOS games forever) has teamed up with Greg Wohlwend (Solipskier, Puzzlejuice) and musician loscil for Hundreds, an iOS game about, well, adding up to 100. "It's simple," the web...

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Indie iPhone sale raises $25K as Canabalt goes open source

The generosity of indie developer Semi Secret apparently knows no bounds. Not only did the studio lend its runaway (geddit?) hit Canabalt to the Indie iPhone sale, which has already raised over $25,000 for the Child's Play Charity with its ongoing $...

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Don't quit your day job: Wohlwend's cautionary post on going indie

Greg Wohlwend has been a full-time independent developer for six years, working on games such as Solipskier, Puzzlejuice, Hundreds, Ridiculous Fishing, and doing the art for Indie Game: The Movie. He enjoys his work and "wouldn't trade it for anythi...

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OpenFeint now available on Android

[Image Credit: Engadget] Today, Android users can access OpenFeint, a social gaming suite which supports cross-platform communication, leaderboards and achievements for supported games. Aurora Feint, the company behind the tech, is currently worki...

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Portabliss: Puzzlejuice (iOS)

Did you know that you can download handheld games now? That's amazingly convenient! The only inconvenient part of it is finding the right games to buy -- and that's where we come in, with our Portabliss column. In each installment, we'll tell you a...

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WRUP: Mo' mobile, mo' Joystiq

A reminder for Android phone users: the Joystiq app is available now for your mobile device. Similar to the iPhone app before it, this one delivers the site you lovingly tolerate in a convenient on-the-go format. Windows Phone 7? Um, keep bugging ...

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Independent Games Festival 2011 competition finalists announced

Out of nearly 400 entries, the 2011 Independent Games Festival has narrowed down finalists into six categories for another year's festivities, culminating in the actual awards presentation on March 2. Featured prominently in this year's awards are w...

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WRUP: GamesCom, GDC Europe incoming

Fun fact: Europe makes up 20 percent of Joystiq's traffic, with half of that being from the UK. So, first off, sincere thanks to Europe! With that said, we will be over in Germany next week for GDC Europe and GamesCom. EA and Sony have back-to-ba...

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