Welcome To Painter’s Port!

The Painter’s Playground launched on Steam Thursday, February 8th, 2018, and was well received by artists and collectors alike. At the time of this writing, we have over 700 registered artists, and thousands of paintings have already been created over. All of these images were made in The Painter’s Playground, where artists can level up…

The Painter’s Playground

Wow. It’s been months since I’ve posted here (again!), but there’s a good reason: A friend and I started a new game development company: Next Zen Mechanics. My business partner Ryan is a scientist, a top Steam reviewer, and now an indie game developer. Our first title, The Painter’s Playground, just hit public beta!  …

Dead Horizons #7DRL

Dead Horizons was my seventh consecutive 7DRL success, and the most complex game I’ve done for the jam in years. But I also had help: the game is set in a world created by Matthew Ritter, and he also did the art, and the semi-procedural soundtrack was composed by Nick A. Day. It’s a cover-based…

Yendor And 7DRL

The last time I posted about “The Curse Of Yendor”, it had just been revealed. Now, it’s 2 weeks after the Steam Launch! The reviews are just what I was hoping for: it’s a streamlined classical roguelike with a lot of depth and challenge. And it’s ADDICTING!   Today, I am getting ready to start…