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Feb 20 2014, 3:55pm Anchor

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Hi im currently developing an island survival game in unity 3d and i was looking to see how many people are interested in this sort of thing if you are can you possibly make a forums account on my website and post something?

TKAzA
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Feb 20 2014, 4:36pm Anchor

I think survival games are saturating the market at the moment and you might struggle to get interest such early in development.

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SinKing
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Feb 20 2014, 7:30pm Anchor

Why not make a survival game from a non-human perspective for a change? The life of a rat is probably more challenging than that of man. And you could have online play in swarms ^^

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Feb 22 2014, 12:58pm Anchor
TKAzA wrote:I think survival games are saturating the market at the moment and you might struggle to get interest such early in development.

I agree completely.  If you are really intent on the genre, it will take something quite unique to get people's attention.  A highly-original key difference would seem to be requisite.

Feb 22 2014, 4:19pm Anchor

Depends on how much "surviving" there actually is. If it was a complete survival sandbox game, sort of like mincraft and lost in blue smooshed together, id buy it.

Feb 22 2014, 11:21pm Anchor
SinKing wrote:The life of a rat is probably more challenging than that of man. And you could have online play in swarms ^^

RatQuest.  I like it.

Niteshade
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Feb 23 2014, 9:18am Anchor

TKAzA is right: Atm there are too many survival games around (and in development):
DayZ, Terraria, Contagion, The Last of Us and one I personally look forward to; Solus - http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=2kS9lmiD4-g

Check that last link - that's the kind of competition you are up against. It's being developed by three guys, an artist, a coder and a genious, one-man-army -like Tech Artist. (Teotl Studios)

Edited by: Niteshade

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