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July 17, 2013 0

let’s play Cross Stitch Casper

By in cross stitch casper

If there’s a “let’s play …” video on youtube, you’ve got yourself a serious game. … at least that’s what I’ve been told. Well, it didn’t take long for someone to do one about Cross Stitch Casper. I think it was two days after the release, when I first found the video. Granted, it can’t [...]

July 16, 2013 0

more than 1,000 downloads

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it took a little more than a week for über 1,000 downloads of Cross Stitch Casper. my expectations are more than met. ––––––––––– Two more reviews of the game out there. To be honest, I had to translate part of them to understand what it was about. Samer Kurdi wrote an article on freewaregenius. The [...]

July 11, 2013 2

My favourite review so far

By in cross stitch casper

I just found a wonderful review on www.pixelpunsch.de. It’s in German, so … yeah … I guess you need to know German to understand it. Besonders die (vor-)letzte Zeile hat mich unglaublich stolz gemacht. Nach seinem Finale hinterlässt das Spiel einen beeindruckend unbequemen Nachgeschmack […]

July 8, 2013 0

Cross Stitch Casper reviews

By in cross stitch casper

It’s extremely exciting to see other peoples reactions to our first game. What’s even better: so far the reactions were quite positive. The first review I spotted was on indiestatik.com, followed by jayisgames.com. I’m happy to read that both reviewers enjoyed the game and took their time to write more than just a few generic [...]

June 15, 2013 0

Watching others play

By in cross stitch casper

For the first time I was able to watch someone play through the game. An interesting experience that made me realize where the game flow wasn’t smooth. Unfortunately I messed up part of the code (probably during the most recent bug fixing). 90% through the game it got stuck in a loop. Should be easy [...]

June 12, 2013 0

Approaching the finish line

By in cross stitch casper

After a few intensive weeks, cross stitch Casper is now in its (semi-)final stage. There are still lots of small bugs and details to go through, hopefully it doesn’t take too much time too fix them.

April 20, 2013 0

struggling with custom font

By in cross stitch casper

cross stitch casper is all about the concept. so everything that can be seen has to fit the general idea. one of those things is the font used. due to the very limited space in the game, it felt unavoidable to create a 4 pixel high font. while that wasn’t the problem, it took way [...]