Microsoft XNA is a set of tools with a managed runtime environment provided by Microsoft that facilitates video game development and management. XNA attempts to free game developers from writing "repetitive boilerplate code" and to bring different aspects of game production into a single system.

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some experiments pt 5
Star Apocalypse

some experiments pt 5

Apr 9, 2010 Star Apocalypse 0 comments

Hey all, I've shown a map generator and viewer previous time. It was very buggy with glitches and all that. I've now built an improved version of this.

Developing a game - The Path So Far
Star Apocalypse

Developing a game - The Path So Far

Apr 15, 2010 Star Apocalypse 0 comments

Hey all, this is a news post about the past development of Star Apocalypse. It provides some insight on how things have progressed.

Oozi at Xbox up and running
Oozi: Earth Adventure

Oozi at Xbox up and running

Jan 19, 2011 Oozi: Earth Adventure 4 comments

We've got some good news for everyone who's waiting for the game. We recently managed to launch Oozi on our Xbox 360 and it plays really cool! There are...

GDC 2011: Magicka: Vietnam Announcement

GDC 2011: Magicka: Vietnam Announcement

Mar 4, 2011 14 comments

GDC – SAN FRANCISCO – March 1, 2011—The wizards of Arrowhead Studios have whipped up something special for all the Magicka fans out there, today...

It's done!
Oozi: Earth Adventure

It's done!

Mar 26, 2011 Oozi: Earth Adventure 5 comments

After weeks of strenuous effort we can finally announce that Oozi: Earth Adventure Ep. 1 is now available to Xbox 360 gamers!

Working on Episode 2
Oozi: Earth Adventure

Working on Episode 2

Apr 20, 2011 Oozi: Earth Adventure 2 comments

We have already started working on the second episode. It's going to showcase much more special abilities than the first episode, including wall jumps...

IS Release
Infans Solaris

IS Release

Apr 30, 2011 Infans Solaris 0 comments

PC build for Infans Solaris goes on sale very very soon now, XBLA version will be up for sale a week after that :D

First update for Episode 1
Oozi: Earth Adventure

First update for Episode 1

May 9, 2011 Oozi: Earth Adventure 0 comments

The first update for Episode 1 is now available! We listened to feedback we received both from reviewers and regular gamers and did our best to improve...

Gameplay video from Episode 2
Oozi: Earth Adventure

Gameplay video from Episode 2

May 20, 2011 Oozi: Earth Adventure 3 comments

We've got a new gameplay video for you! As you can see Oozi is now able to perform wall jumps and punch enemies.

Oozi and Dream Build Play
Oozi: Earth Adventure

Oozi and Dream Build Play

Jun 17, 2011 Oozi: Earth Adventure 0 comments

We keep working on the game. We have recently submitted a build for Dream Build Play.

Boss character development
Oozi: Earth Adventure

Boss character development

Jul 20, 2011 Oozi: Earth Adventure 5 comments

Hello! This time we've got some development videos to share with you.

SONAR: first trailer released
SONAR

SONAR: first trailer released

Sep 12, 2011 SONAR 0 comments

First trailer of SONAR released showing actual ingame footage.

SONAR: demo released!
SONAR

SONAR: demo released!

Sep 14, 2011 SONAR 4 comments

The demo of SONAR is out now. Be the first who comments the upload and get a free copy of the final game!

SONAR: gameplay demo announcement
SONAR

SONAR: gameplay demo announcement

Sep 22, 2011 SONAR 2 comments

There will be a second demo of SONAR available soon, containing additional gameplay elements.

SONAR second demo out now!
SONAR

SONAR second demo out now!

Oct 5, 2011 SONAR 8 comments

The second demo of SONAR is out now, containing 2 levels and almost every single gameplay element there is in the game!

SONAR released on indievania
SONAR

SONAR released on indievania

Oct 14, 2011 SONAR 2 comments

Two weeks before the release of SONAR on October 31st, the full version is now available for download on indievania.

brand new SONAR release trailer
SONAR

brand new SONAR release trailer

Oct 20, 2011 SONAR 0 comments

For those who did not already saw it: There is a brand new release trailer of SONAR out there.

The Path of Star Apocalypse
Star Apocalypse

The Path of Star Apocalypse

Oct 20, 2011 Star Apocalypse 0 comments

The first playable prototype has been released! Also, this article is a short look backwards, to see what happened. I want to thank everyone for their...

SONAR: IGF and IndieCity release
SONAR

SONAR: IGF and IndieCity release

Oct 30, 2011 SONAR 3 comments

SONAR is now available on IndieCity Underground and was submitted to the IGF main competition.

SONAR released on Desura
SONAR

SONAR released on Desura

Nov 15, 2011 SONAR 6 comments

The elevator rope broke dropping down the last 100 feet. Everyone is dead and all the lights are gone. The only thing you have left is your modern sonar...

Episode 2 coming really soon!
Oozi: Earth Adventure

Episode 2 coming really soon!

Nov 16, 2011 Oozi: Earth Adventure 2 comments

Remember when we announced that Oozi was awarded Semi-Finalist status in Dream Build Play? We were quite excited and hoped it might allow us to release...

Episode 2's Release Date and Launch Trailer
Oozi: Earth Adventure

Episode 2's Release Date and Launch Trailer

Nov 21, 2011 Oozi: Earth Adventure 1 comment

Great news! The second episode has passed certification is going to be released on November 25, 2011! We also have a brand new Launch Trailer for you...

SONAR: review on The Indie Shelter
SONAR

SONAR: review on The Indie Shelter

Nov 23, 2011 SONAR 1 comment

SONAR was reviewed on The Indie Shelter and got a 9/10!

Oozi: Earth Adventure Ep. 2 is released!
Oozi: Earth Adventure

Oozi: Earth Adventure Ep. 2 is released!

Nov 25, 2011 Oozi: Earth Adventure 1 comment

You can download it from Xbox Live Indie Games channel right now and it is priced at only 80 Microsoft Points. We really hope you will enjoy it!

SONAR: video review
SONAR

SONAR: video review

Dec 2, 2011 SONAR 0 comments

There is a video review of SONAR available on youtube.

Retro Arcade Adventure: Trailer
Retro Arcade Adventure Remade

Retro Arcade Adventure: Trailer

Jan 12, 2012 Retro Arcade Adventure Remade 2 comments

The first trailer for Retro Arcade Adventure is out. Take a look to see ingamefootage and how the power ups are working. You can also see the amount of...

Alpha Trailer
A Virus Named TOM

Alpha Trailer

Jan 30, 2012 A Virus Named TOM 0 comments

Let's catch everyone up with the Alpha trailer for 'A Virus Named TOM'

Pre-Order available: Give a virus for valentines...
A Virus Named TOM

Pre-Order available: Give a virus for valentines...

Feb 10, 2012 A Virus Named TOM 0 comments

We just put A Virus Named TOM up for pre-order! 50% off, Beta included, Valentines Day promo... yada yada yada.

Oozi: Earth Adventure Ep. 3 is released!
Oozi: Earth Adventure

Oozi: Earth Adventure Ep. 3 is released!

Feb 14, 2012 Oozi: Earth Adventure 1 comment

The third episode is now available! It is set up in a top secret laboratory full of robots, lasers, mutants. And it's super awesome!

Guncraft Kickstarter Launched!
Guncraft

Guncraft Kickstarter Launched!

Feb 25, 2012 Guncraft 9 comments

Exato Game Studios' Guncraft is now up on Kickstarter. We have shirts, posters, statues, limited physical copies of the game, and MUCH more. Also have...