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Jeffrey Rosen, David Rosen, and John Graham talk about Overgrowth, an independent game that is a sequel to the fantastic Lugaru.

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Developer Banter, the only show you need for an insight into mods and indie game development. This time in the hot seat is the Wolfire team, the guys behind the upcoming indie game 'Overgrowth' which is a sequel to the ever popular Lugaru: The Rabbit's Foot. Proving once and for all professional development can be done without the need for a professional setup. These guys sure are an inspiration so listen closely. Be sure to grab your free copy of Lugaru: The Rabbit's Foot after the show to see what all the fuss is about, this special deal is for listeners of the Developer Banter!


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Arxae
Arxae

sweet :D
il drop by the IRC again :) a bit short on time atm :(

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Herr_Alien
Herr_Alien

Physical games? Oh my, Henley, you naughty boy!

Anyway, I liked this show. Both their point of view regarding animations, and the one regarding the Mac and Linux platforms.

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lodle
lodle

escape of velocity rocks :P

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TheVidmaster
TheVidmaster

Wolfire is the (freshly founded) company of one of the best game designers of our days :-) I've been following his work since he first released something for the "udevgames contest" and whatever he did from that point on, it was always a few years ahead of the time, especially a little game called BlackShades.
This game will deliver. Every game by them will deliver. Period.

Guess that's the true meaning of confidence.

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sauerfreak
sauerfreak

I couldn't agree more with TheVidmaster. The finished (though probably still WiP) screenshots look very promising!

And yes, BlackShades still kicks a**. :D

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Lt.SnoWolf
Lt.SnoWolf

Wow i learned alot :)

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Samuk
Samuk

David must be a god :P

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Silverfisk
Silverfisk

That's correct. They're like a big family of gods in Wolfire.

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Silverfisk
Silverfisk

Awesome awesome awesome! :-D

Finally I get to listen to this! This is totally the best dev banter in the world! ^^ These guys are seriously the best guys to support ever, you get the time you invest into supporting them back in like pure developer love (and maybe a t-shirt ;-D). Overgrowth will be an epic game and I'm so glad I can be a part of this right now. All other games I've actively supported have lost my interest after a while, but I'll support Wolfire forever, you guys are my idols!

I can totally wait for this game to be released, can't wait for the next alpha though. ^^ <3

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razorb
razorb

heh nice cast guys, good to hear ur story and i hope ur gettin sum exercise! that walk to subway doesn't count! heh good luck and i will preorder ur game just to support indie development!

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ausbushman
ausbushman

That was some good banter, Wolfire team. Keep up the excellent work!

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PhillInHoles
PhillInHoles

Very cool!
I do love the new Development Banter! Its great listening while working away.

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Nemesisurvivorleon
Nemesisurvivorleon

Actually working on a game... it's just crazy enough to work. BRILLIANT!

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DJ-Ready
DJ-Ready

Good banter.. now I want some Subways stuff ... >__>

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1337FeRReT
1337FeRReT

Wow, great banter guys, really inspirational.
cheers Wolfire, oh and henley =P

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onkeldanny
onkeldanny

it looks wery good, but i have no clue what the game is about, i just hope it is not something completly like WOW

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Wiweeyum
Wiweeyum

Indeed it is not.

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