Posted on February 21, 2008
Flash Game Inter-web Mash-Up: Feb. 21, 2008
Blogs and other cool stuff that might interest the Flash game developer.
Funface Games has an absolutely outstanding article on how to promote your Flash games. This is a must read for anyone serious about making games for a living.
Ira Wiley at One More Blog has recently published an article called How To Make A Successful Flash Game. Ira discusses the criteria he uses to review games for AddictingGames.com. It is a great analysis of what it takes to make a game successful.
The ArmorBlog has a relatively new one on how to become a game developer.It has some very useful information, and points beginners to Flash and AS3.
Scott Bilas, from Drizzle.com, discusses the Oberon development team’s experiences in building Flash games. The team is made up of former members of AAA game development teams who decided to try their hand at the casual games market. The article discusses, in detail, what tools and resources a professional game developer will need when he/she starts to work in Flash. It also includes some interesting tricks, tips, and overall is a very useful and full of good information.