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Nintendo Issues DMCA Notice to Indie Games; Affects 'Pokemon,' 'Super Mario' and 'Zelda' Spinoffs

Sep 08, 2016 01:00 AM EDT

Pokemon, Super Mario, Zelda and other spinoffs from Nintendo's popular titles were slapped with copyright infringement notice. Nintendo seems relentless in its pursuit, issuing DMCA takedowns to 500 fan-made games.


Gorogoa Twisted Apart Minds At The 2014 Fantastic Arcade

Sep 18, 2014 11:25 PM EDT

Gorogoa is not exactly the kind of game that works with a crowd. Developer Jason Roberts knows this, and as he tried to show off his puzzle-game-that’s-not-a-puzzle-game to the crowd of people drinking at the Highball during this year’s Fantastic Arcade, he admitted as such. But even with the clinking of glasses and the murmor of conversation in the background, the crowd quieted each time he showed the way the game worked.

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Are Indie Games Finally Coming to the Xbox One in March via ID@Xbox?

Dec 17, 2013 12:18 PM EST

But the parity clause disrupts everything.

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Microsoft changes its indie publishing policy for the Xbox One

Jul 25, 2013 09:26 AM EDT

The policy switch toward indie developers is Microsoft's latest PR move to boost support for the Xbox One.


Xbox One dev kit fiasco a nightmare for indie developers

Jul 19, 2013 10:04 AM EDT

Indie developers like Compulsion aren't amused by Microsoft's policies, but are dealing with it best they can

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Xbox One, PS4′s indie games policy frustrates developer

Jun 20, 2013 02:30 PM EDT

Xbox One and PS4's indie games policy will force indie developers to compete with the likes of Justin Bieber.

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Microsoft is like a 'pimp,' Xbox One policies towards indies 'absurd': Fuel Overdose producer

Jun 11, 2013 01:45 PM EDT

Indie game developer Friqiya Studios compares Microsoft to a 'pimp'. The studio also calls out the Xbox One indie policies as stuck in the 'middle ages'.


Kickstarters to watch out for: Armikrog and Massive Chalice

Jun 02, 2013 04:53 PM EDT

This week's Kickstarters detail two projects from the creators of gaming cult classics.

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Microsoft Promises Indie Support On Xbox One

May 29, 2013 09:02 AM EDT

Xbox One boss Don Mattrick says Microsoft will not skip the indie scene with its new platform. Will the company's actions match their words?

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Kickstarters To Watch Out For: Pixel Press, Quintet for Android, AR-K

May 27, 2013 09:44 AM EDT

These three projects worth investing in on Kickstarter.

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Microsoft Dumps On Backwards Compatibility And Indie Development

May 22, 2013 07:42 PM EDT

Windows 8 company says feature demanded by many is useless. Also, indie developers won't be able to self publish.

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Unity Engine Free For Indie Mobile Developers

May 21, 2013 05:34 PM EDT

Developers who want to use the mobile game engine have $800 less to worry about. Now you just need to make a good game.

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