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How much money can you make by making great games in the App Store?

How much money can you make by making great games in the App Store?

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How much money can you make by making games? This is literally a question many people ask when starting out and a question that can be easily answered by watching this video.

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How to get past the feeling of not making progress?

How to get past the feeling of not making progress?

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The feeling of not making progress in an indie game is something I’ve experienced though the development of each one of my games, it is something that I am experiencing right now which is why I decided to create this video.

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How I implemented procedural level design in my second game Cubiques?

How I implemented procedural level design in my second game Cubiques?

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Procedural level generation can drastically accelerate your level design productivity, honestly it took me a lot of work to implement the backend code to generate levels dynamically from a file, but I was able to quickly design levels after it was all done and implemented.

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How my life changed after becoming a game and application developer?

How my life changed after becoming a game and application developer?

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My life changed after becoming a game and app developer is the perfect title of this video. The reason why is because there has been tremendous changes in my life after learning multiple programming languages, changes that up to today keep improving what I do as an app developer and how I am able to deliver games to various platforms.

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Ideas and why you shouldn't wait for the right idea?

Ideas and why you shouldn't wait for the right idea?

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Over the last 5-6 years I've been keeping a journal full of ideas, many of the ideas I was able to implement, many ideas didn't actually see the light, but above all I was able to push myself to ship so many indie games and mobile applications that I honestly never thought I could do.

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How to never lose motivation while working on indie games?

How to never lose motivation while working on indie games?

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As indie game developers we start super motivated when we first adding value to our first projects, however we soon realize that motivation goes up and down , then we lose motivation completely when we realize how much work goes into creating an indie game.

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Top 5 lessons learned as an indie game developer

Top 5 lessons learned as an indie game developer

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Making games as an indie game developer for the last 5-6 years has provided me with a lot of experiences, it has given me a lot of insight as what to expect while making games and 5 lessons learned are covered in this video.

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