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Interview with the devs: Thimbleweed Park

Interview with the devs: Thimbleweed Park

In case you’ve been living under a rock for the last week or so, you’ll have missed the incredibly exciting news about Thimbleweed Park – a point and click adventure game currently under development with Kickstarter funding. The game  is a curious story about two washed-up detectives called in to investigate a dead body found in the river just outside of town.  Switching between five playable characters, you  uncover the dark, satirical and bizarre world of Thimbleweed Park. The Kickstarter was a great success – the team has already surpassed their initial goal and are busy working on their stretch goals – largely because Thimbleweed Park comes from [...]

December 10, 2014 J.J. Costello Editorials, Interviews 1

Interview with the devs: Hide & Shriek Mansion

Interview with the devs: Hide & Shriek Mansion

Hide and Shriek Mansion is an ambitious point and click adventure game currently under development. We had the opportunity to sit down with the lead developer Stephen Espion, and he shared his thoughts and ideas of the development of the game with us. XP4T: What’s your background? Do you have experience developing games? Stephen: I’ve not had any direct experience developing – my involvement in the games industry started in QA testing and localization management, which then led to cinematics, motion capture and trailer production, but I’ve been learning Unity for a few years now, and have a team who are [...]

December 2, 2014 J.J. Costello Editorials, Interviews 0