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How did Ski Champion do? Download numbers
Gaël and myself started Majaka in January this year. One of the key learnings we wanted to take away from making Ski Champion was how many downloads could a small, independent developer expect with a free game...
- Posted 346 days ago
Spilt Milk Studios Development Diary 18: Christmas Roundup
I thought it’d be nice (and a bit of a reassuring cliché) to do a roundup of the Hard Lines story so far, and take a look at some of the interesting facts and figures that have...
- Posted 520 days ago
Four ethical principles we used when making Forever Drive
"Free-to-play" games have caused intense reactions in the gaming community, with strong views on whether it is an ethically sound way to design games or whether it is slot machines in disguise. When we designed Forever Drive,...
- Posted 556 days ago
Spilt Milk Studios Development Diary 16: Long Days
Delays can be blamed on the busy October/November calendar for anyone in the games business who values going to shows and conferences. Not only was there the Eurogamer Expo a few weeks back, but more have cropped...
- Posted 560 days ago
What exactly is a product manager?
I’ve always defined product management as the intersection between business, technology and user experience. A good product manager must be experienced in at least one, passionate about all three, and conversant with practitioners in all.
- Posted 563 days ago
Spilt Milk Studios Development Diary 15 – Freedom Part 2
Lots to talk about today! The introduction of In-App Purchases to Hard Lines, Android sales and usage figures are in, plus the second free promotion – this time with OpenFeint.
- Posted 581 days ago
Following Hunches, Badgering Witnesses and Grasping at Straws: How a Filthy Cop Made a Name For Himself
I would love to be able to tell you that the success of Hector: Badge of Carnage is down to a brilliant yet simple coordinated promotional attack on all branches of worldwide media, resulting in a quantifiable...
- Posted 612 days ago