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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 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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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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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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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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My new indie game adventure !

My new indie game adventure !

What an adventure !

 

I went to a conference about 2 months ago and each afternoon after the conference was done, I would go to the hotel and do what I love most which is game development. That first day I was playing around with Unity3d post processing effects and decided to brainstorm few new ...

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