Karaski DevBlog #12: Indie Developer Errors and Doubts

Karaski Indie Game - The Bartender

Big milestone in developing my stealth exploration game is marked by second-guessing and regrets. A bit of a grim update this time, sorry folks…

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Feedback Needed: Managing Quests and Story Flow in nonlinear Games

Indie Game Conversation System

Sharing my Game Design ideas for how I manage quests and flow in my indie game, and asking for some help with a few problems!

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Karaski DevBlog #11: Breaking my Unity Indie Game to Make it Better

Unity3D Indie Game

This week, I pretty much broke my whole unity game down… to rebuild it better! Unity3D Engine design musings inside.

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Karaski DevBlog #10: Plot, Level Design, and Unity Standalone

Indie Game Screenshot Karaski

Big progress on my indie game – finalizing the plot backbone, adding whole new game level, and getting Unity standalone working!

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Game Items as Character Building and Resource Management

Deus Ex Multitool

An analysis of how various games use “tool” items to customize the player character and manage resources. I wrote it as guest post on the GamingPoint.org site – go read it now!

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Karaski DevBlog #9: Game Story, Plot Items, and Quest System

Indie Game Screenshot FPS Stealth Adventure

I have finally started integrating the main plot via in-game story, plot items, and a quest system that tries something new.

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Return of “Garage Game Devs”?

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The advent of Indie Game Devs, triple-A studios disbanding, new easy tools emerging… is Game Making reutrning to its roots?

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Visiting Portland: Welcome to Hipsterville

Portland Cat Street Art Statue

I just returned from a trip to Portland (Oregon). Here’s what I loved and hated from all the the urban greenery, hipster cafes, microbreweries, and farmer markets.

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Karaski DevBlog #8: Infiltration Gameplay, Vent Shafts and Player Movement

Karaski Indie Game Vent shafts exploration

This week developing my second indie game was all about the mechanics and tools of infiltration, tampering with the game world to open new pathways.

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A Childhood Memory – Polish Bazarek and Its Foods

Polish Bazarek - Bazar

I was recently reminded of the Polish “bazarek” and all the nostalgic wonderful food it held for my childhood self

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