On game releases and death bed wishes

There is a universal game development truth which lurks in what we all call milestones. The single, most terrifying milestone know to the gamedev man is The Release. A milestone, especially of The Release kind, means endless crunch, generously dedicated to polish stuff that otherwise was perfectly fine. Even if …

Still Alive – Summer version

Spring is always an intense month for game developers, due to game trade shows. Travelling can be extremely fulfilling, but the downside is, that’s time not spent developing. For those curious to know what we did at Creative Coast and Nordic Games Conference, there’s photo coverage HERE, HERE and my …

Spring Screenshots for Heart. Papers. Border.

We are preparing for Reboot Develop where we will participate in the Indie Award contest and the Nordic Game Discovery Contest! To submit our game for both of these contest, we need to provide new gameplay footage as well as a fresh new set of screenshots. Heart. Papers. Border. Gameplay …

Heart. Papers. Border joins the Sweden Game Arena hub!

We are super happy to announce that we have officially joined the Sweden Game Arena hub! This means that from now on, the chances of finding us wherever Sweden Game Arena is are pretty big.But what IS Sweden Game Arena? 

Random gamedev thoughts

Here’s me following my own advice: Frankly, though, be honest&raw&really talk about what matters TO YOU. Help! Talk about what u wish u knew when u started. #gamedev #indedev https://t.co/TtyNhSWO6n — Laura Bularca (@sarienn) March 8, 2017 Switching between gamedev and marketing hats is very tiresome Even if you love …

The Greenlight Chronicles for Heart. Papers. Border.

I’ve always wanted to make my own independent, crazy and never-before-heard-of games* and in the autumn of 2016, my dream got really real: my beloved husband got fired** and he decided he likes my obsessive “optimistic strategy game about travelling, freedom and changing the world” idea enough to pick up Unity and …

Steam Direct and the Greenlight roller coaster

We are riding the Greenlight roller coaster with Heart. Papers. Border. and it is intense, it happens way faster than we hoped and we feel unprepared. I don’t think we could have ever be prepared for this, but thinking If Only scenarios is always seductive. However, Valve decided to pull the …

Heart. Papers. Border. is on Steam Greenlight

Today we pushed Heart. Papers. Border. on Steam Greenlight. Please vote for us here if you think this game is worth publishing on Steam <3 Otherwise, we greatly appreciate if you can tell us why you think other wise. We pushed the game on Greenlight because Valve will soon replace …