Originally posted: http://arcengames.blogspot.co.uk/2012/10/shattered-haven-playable-tomorrow-at.html
So I'm in England, which is awesome. I landed a couple days ago, but am still a little weird with the sleep schedule. So here I am after a three hour nap from 2:30-5:30 AM local time writing up an announcement for Arcen's presence at a couple events over on this side of the pond.GameCity and ExPlay
First, I'll be demoing Shattered Haven on Friday between 10 AM and 4 PM at GameCity7
in Nottingham. The event has taken over the city center for this past week and goes through the upcoming weekend, and from what I've seen so far there's nothing else like it. So definitely stop by if you're in town!
Following the exhibiting hours, I'll be participating in a talk called 'It's Complicated'
with Mode 7's amazing Paul Taylor of Frozen Synapse fame. We'll be discussing the pursuit of simplicity while being complex and the complexity that can come about from simplicity in game design. We'll be playing examples of both as well. Should be an informative, but entirely casual affair.
Lastly, I'll be attending ExPlay
next week to hand out awards with Paul for the winners of a JS Joust tourney. If you haven't seen or heard of it, just know Joust is the best
.AI War Franchise Sale Ends Friday, Beta Patch 6.001 Out Now
Just a reminder that the 10% off Ancient Shadows/75% off all other AI War products on Steam
comes to an end this Friday, October 26th around Noon pacific time. If you haven't yet taken advantage of picking up the entirety of the AI War series for under $10, what exactly are you waiting for?
Also, AI War beta 6.001
is out now and fixes a few bugs that made it into the 6.0 official build.Press, Press, and More Press
We've received a lot of good press for our games and I deserve a good poke in the eye for not posting many of these sooner:RPS -- Incoming! AI War: 6.0 And Ancient ShadowsPCGamer -- AI War Ancient Shadows and patch 6.0 are almost here, have a trailer while you waitIncGamers -- Fourth AI War expansion arrives 19 OctoberMac Gamer -- AI War Goodness Coming TomorrowGameZone -- AI War gets Ancient Shadows expansion, all content on sale nowIndieGameMag -- ‘AI War: Fleet Command’ Expands For The 4th Time With ‘Ancient Shadows’SpaceGameJunkie -- AI War 6.000 and Ancient Shadows Released Today!WarGamer -- AI War 6.0 and its expansion Ancient Shadows have been releasedSoftpedia -- AI War: Ancient Shadows DLC Now Live on Steam for 10% OffStrategyCore -- New Shades Of Old - AI War: Ancient ShadowsTruePCGaming -- Arcen Releases 4th AI War ExpansionRTSGuru -- AI War: Ancient Shadows Expansion Launches Along With Major UpdateCo-Optimus -- New AI War Expansion Out Now, Expands Co-OpGamershell -- AI War: Ancient Shadows Released and TrailerMac Gamer -- AI War: Fleet Command ReviewThe Plagued Gamer -- Interview: Arcen Games talks A Valley Without Wind 2Gamasutra -- D3: Diablo's Digital DisruptmentTechnology Tell -- PAX Prime 2012: Arcen Games’ OS X lineupCo-Optimus -- Shattered Haven Coming this Fall from Arcen GamesIndieGameMag -- Arcen Games Announce ‘A Valley Without Wind 2? As A Free Reboot For Existing AVWW PlayersDealSpwn -- A Valley Without Wind Sequel Announced - Will Be Free For Existing PlayersDigitally Downloaded -- A Valley Without Wind purchasers get the sequel for freeVG247 -- A Valley Without Wind 2 is free to owners of the originalPCGamer -- A Valley Without Wind to get snazzy sequel, new features, new visuals, still no windGameSpy -- A Valley Without Wind 2 Announced, Will Be Free to All AVWW 1 OwnersBlue's News -- A Valley Without Wind 2 Announced; Free for Owners of OriginalRPS -- A Valley With A New Look In A Valley Without Wind 2Polygon -- A Valley Without Wind getting a sequel, free for owners of the originalIncGamers -- Arcen is working on A Valley Without Wind sequelGameConnect -- A Valley Without Wind sequel announcedPCGamersN -- A Valley Without Wind 2 announced; free for owners of original A Valley Without WindMac Gamer -- A Valley Without Wind 2 Will Be A Free UpgradeCo-Optimus -- A Valley Without Wind Free Sequel ComingIndieGames.com -- A Valley Without Wind 2 is ComingWeeaboos With Controllers -- A Valley Without Wind 2 announced, will be free to owners of the originalPixelJudge -- Another Valley Without WindChill News -- A Valley Without Wind to obtain snazzy sequel, new features, new visuals, still no wind