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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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My Journey while working as a solo gamedev

My Journey while working as a solo gamedev

Tonight has been one of those nights where I am just thinking so much about where my journey in this industry is going, I've worked in games that took too long and in other games where they were so successful but only took few months.

 

As I think about everything and get myself ...

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Be a perfectionist but a smart creator

Be a perfectionist but a smart creator

I think we all want to show the best of us, the best of our work, the best of our own skill sets, the best of who we are which is great, I love seen what other people create and a lot of people in the industry really do amazing work and many times is ...

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A new indie casual game made by a solo developer

A new indie casual game made by a solo developer

Hi All how are you!

 

Today, I am pleased to announce that Fuse Balls my new casual game is now available for iOS Universal (iPhones and iPads)

 

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I also wanted to mentioned that it was so interesting how this game was born, I was sitting in front of my ...

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Bringing my iOS games into Steam

Bringing my iOS games into Steam

Hi all how are you!

 

So I've been working in Steam lately by bringing my games from iOS into that platform and this last weekend I brought in "Cubiques" which is now fully shipped and also released few patches over the weekend.

 

Today, I have been debating on either starting a new ...

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A how to for completing an indie game

A how to for completing an indie game

I've been giving this article a lot of thought, and honestly I have been thinking about it for the last couple of days. Also before writing it, I really wanted to think about it, and identify what were few helpful things I learned through previous games that allowed me to complete each project.

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Cubiques 2 - It wasn't easy but my game is about to release to Apple.

Cubiques 2 - It wasn't easy but my game is about to release to Apple.

Hi everyone this is a short article but is how I currently feel right now...

 

For those who don't know me I'm "Dilmer Valecillos" and I love to make minimalistic games on the side which means I have a day job and I do all of these work on weekends or when ...

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Exploring other areas to help me build my indie game startup

Exploring other areas to help me build my indie game startup

I'm about to release a new game with exactly 6 days before I do so and to change things up a bit, I decided to do something different and attended a conference where people like Tony Robbins and Gary Vaynerchuk spoke. I was a bit oppose to going to conferences where many speakers just ...

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How Mobile Gaming Has Changed the Landscape of Indie Games

How Mobile Gaming Has Changed the Landscape of Indie Games

Even with the mobile app world booming, many experts agree that there’s still more to come. Smashing Magazine suggests that this particular market is “growing faster than a beanstalk,” and a good portion of it is comprised of games.

 

The wide and diverse audience of mobile games continues to provide indie game developers ...

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Starting a new indie game right after launching a game

Starting a new indie game right after launching a game

Honestly I don't know how it happened but about 1 month ago I launched Cubiques (my second indie game) and right after I started exploring on ideas for my next indie game.

 

I remembered being in Minneapolis visiting for a Xamarin training with a daily training routine that started from 8 AM and ...

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