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Quo Vadis 2016 Weekly Recap: Talks and Panels #10-14
5. December 2016 News Quo Vadis 2016 Weekly Recap: Talks and Panels #10-14
In our daily video recap we present to you every talk and panel of 2016's Quo Vadis, one clip per day. You would enjoy a weekly collection rather than visiting us every day? Then check out our weekly video collection. For those of you who do not have the time to visit makinggames.biz every day
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Niche – a community-based Kickstarter campaign
3. December 2016 Feature Niche – a community-based Kickstarter campaign
Niche is a game about about the scientific topic of population genetics – which is quite unusual for a successful Kickstarter campaign. But the team had some very innovative ideas that helped engaging their community. On  April 28th we launched our Kickstarter campaign. What we wanted, abo
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Russia
The Russian Games Market
9. November 2016 Feature The Russian Games Market
If publishers and developers think of Russia, they often think of piracy. Gevorg Akopyan has some advice on how to prevent piracy and what Russian gamers expect and like from games.
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Greenlighting a Niche Game: The Long Journey Ahead
4. November 2016 Feature Greenlighting a Niche Game: The Long Journey Ahead
Succeeding at Steam Greenlight can be hard, but it can be especially hard if you are working on a very niche game. Mega Dwarf looks back at their campaign and give tips how to get your game on Steam.
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Subverting player expectation
2. November 2016 Feature Subverting player expectation
Subverting the player’s expectation like in games such as The Last of Us or Dead Space has potential for making an impactful story beat, communicating the emotional feel and narrative to the player and creating compelling puzzles and at the same time making a game less predictable and more engaging.
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Fast and Furious: Marketing in the World’s Biggest Gaming Economy China
29. October 2016 Feature Fast and Furious: Marketing in the World’s Biggest Gaming Economy China
NetEase is one of the biggest publishers in China that also helps foreign developers to set foot in this unknown territory. Tom Van Dam gives advice on what you should think of when aiming for this special market.
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