Silk

Interview with Chris Bateman by Peter Ward Click here to support the Kickstarter “Hi there! I’m Chris Bateman, a game designer and writer whose worked on over fifty published games with my consultancy International Hobo Ltd. Back in 1999 I had the privilege of working with the magnificent Terry Pratchett on my first game as lead writer and designer, Discworld Noir, who was very supportive of my writing and from whom I learned a great deal more than I deserved to! I picked up critical acclaim for my work on both Noir and Ghost…

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Robert Kaiser CEO rokapublish

  Robert Kaiser CEO rokapublish interview by Peter Ward Game Overview Survive on a mysterious island! A quest-based open world farming adventure to challenge your survival instinct! A farming adventure of discovery for all Zelda and Stardew Valley fans. Plant, harvest and discover to survive on a lonely island and escape! Short Description Stranded Sails is an open world farming adventure full of discoveries, quests and puzzles! Along with your crew you are ship-wrecked on a mysterious archipelago. Now it’s up to you to secure your survival and solve the…

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Draco’s Misfortune

Interview with Rooney Mangumpory by Peter Ward ABOUT THIS GAME *Please note this is a solo project made by one guy in his spare time so expect a couple of bugs and typos in the beta demo I’ll get them ironed out if you let me know* Follow Draco Trampus the reckless, shoot first ask questions later bounty hunter and Clyde Lumpkins his book shy, super sensible sidekick. As they take on one last bounty in a bid to raise enough funds to make it over to France to fulfil…

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Omensight

Interview with Philip Tan by Peter Ward Hi! My name is Philip Tam and I’m a game designer and community manager at Spearhead Games (www.spearheadgames.ca). Spearhead Games is a small Montreal-based independent game studio and the brainchild of Malik Boukhira and Atul Mehra.  The studio was founded in 2012.  Since then we have been on an incredible journey of sharing our vision of games with unique innovative experiences that we love and want to share with our fans. Game From the award-winning creators of Stories: The Path of Destinies comes…

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Video Kid Game Interview

Interview with Adam Jeffcoat by Peter Ward   Purchase game click the link       Credits A PIXEL TRIP STUDIOS GAME DIRECTED & DESIGNED BY ADAM JEFFCOAT PROGRAMMED BY LARSH HEDBERG ANIMATION BY JAKE HAWLEY & ALAN SERRA SOUND FX & MIX BY IBC SOUND SOUNDTRACK BY SAVANT First of all Welcome to Retrogamesmaster. What is your first gaming experience? My experience began when I visited my cousin in Canada back in about 1987 and he had a nintendo and this game called Paperboy. We both found it insanely…

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The Island Game Interview

Interview with Brondino Nicolas by Peter Ward   Island is a roleplay and strategy game where you play as a castaway in the eighteenth century. Inspired by Daniel Defoe’s “Robinson Crusoe” and Jules Verne’s “L’île mystérieuse” (Mysterious Island) style and setting, and carefully crafted by a tabletop GM, the rules of the game are designed so you, the player, can quickly pick up the game, and are then quickly offered a punishing challenge. A very rare find from a previous shipwreck, that will probably prove very useful. Carefully explore a procedurally generated…

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King under the Mountain Interview

Interview with Ross Taylor-Turner by Peter Ward Developer: Rocket Jump Technology Based in Manchester, UK Release date: February, 2019 Platforms: PC, Mac, Linux Website: kingunderthemounta.in Regular Price: USD $20 EUR €17 GBP £15 Description King under the Mountain is a simulation-based settlement-building strategy/management game set in a fantasy world. History Features Build and manage a fantasy settlement in a procedurally-generated world Complete mod support – everything you see in the game can be modified or replaced Multiple races each with their own unique playstyle Deep simulation of characters and their environment…

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Indie Games That All Retro Fans Will Like

Feature by Katie Greene You don’t have to be a hippie or a kid looking to score a low-budget game to enjoy the work of individual developers. If you take a closer look, the library of indie games is packed with masterpieces that will impress both young and adult players, but today we’ll talk about the ones that will put retro games on the spot. Mostly designed in a 2D and/or pixelated environment, these games usually sport a scroll-side action or look a bit simple at first sight. However, they…

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Last Epoch

  Interview with  Kyle Melberg Narrative Director Eleventh Hour Games by Peter Ward   Description Last Epoch is an online Action RPG that combines time travel, deep character customization, crafting, and an engrossing loot system that guarantees endless replayability. Drawing inspiration from dungeon crawling games of the past, Last Epoch aims to refine the genre for newcomers and veterans alike. Story Lost to the Void long ago, your world had ceded to its destruction. But now, you have found a way to save your world from this dark fate. Become…

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Ae’Ra Sunburn

Interview with Zackarias Åkerman by Peter Ward Ae’Ra – Sunburn is a Top Down Action RPG set in a lush and vibrant fantasy world. A few of the game’s core features are co-op, exploring, crafting and a real-time modern combat system. The game will be released on Steam, PC, with a slight delayed launch for console. But check out the stretch goals, we aim to release it for console at launch! Please share and donate to help us realize this dream! Note: The Cultural also inclused Beta Access. A Dynamic Combat…

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