All publications for 19.08.2021
How Shapez.io, Zen version of Factorio, became hit on Steam with $1 million in revenue
Indie developer Tobias Springer, who created Shapez.io as a more approachable and less stressful version of Factorio, has discussed his title’s viral success. So what helped it skyrocket from a simple web game to a $1-million hit?
Boyfriend Dungeon raises bar for sensitive design, but also raises questions about artistic freedom
Dungeon crawler / dating sim Boyfriend Dungeon, in which you romance your weapons, came out on August 11 to immediately generate controversy over the sensitive themes it deals with. These include stalking, emotional manipulation and domestic abuse.
Mundfish confirms Atomic Heart sequel, saying that E3 trailer had some hints
We still don’t know when Atomic Heart will come out, but Mundfish has already confirmed the game’s sequel. The studio really believes in its debut project, calling its team a “proper family of like-minded people for years to come.”