Tag: gaming industry

The rise of the one-man development team

When thinking of indie games, some famous examples include Hello Game’s No Man’s Sky in it’s beautiful polygonal rendering, Toby Fox’s Undertale, made in 32-bit sprites, or Yacht Club Game’s hit Shovel knight, taking away from NES-era platforms and being comprised of 8-bit graphics. But, how deeper can we get? I present to you: World of Horror, a rogue-like story driven game…

The Video Game Industry, how controversial

With extraordinarily large profits and an ever growing demand, the video game industry is one of the biggest contributors to the economy worldwide. For now, it is mostly due to Western countries, but with a growing middle class in developing countries, this industry is becoming more and more accessible.  I will start by presenting some figures to give you an idea of…