Recommended Game Development Reading, Watching and Playing MrPhil January 1, 2013 #Game Engine #Inspiration #Kickstarter #Publicity #Recommendations #Tutorials #Unity3D Updated 8/08/2013 Where to Start? Tips on your “First Game” Indie Game Design Do-s and Don’t-s: A Manifesto Indie Resources @ Pixel Prospector Choosing an Engine What’s it like to make a game in Unity? What is the best 2D game engine? Inspiration Indie Game: The Movie Small Worlds by David Shute (I explain why) Braid by Jonathan Blow How Games Work A trip through the Graphics Pipeline 2011 User Experience Juice it or lose it – a talk by Martin Jonasson & Petri Purho (details) Unity Tutorials How to do 2D in Unity3D Catlike Coding Unity Tutorials Hack & Slash RPG – A Unity3D Game Engine Tutorial Futile Quickstart – Futile is a code only approach to using Unity3D. Unity Plug-ins Play Maker – Visual State MAchine, best buy for beginners NGUI – Better GUI performance over built-in GUI solution 2D Toolkit – The solution to Sprites How to Sell Direct How to sell your game online without using an app-store by cliffsk The Big List of Payment Processors Defender’s Quest: By the Numbers, Part 2 Publicity General Indie Game Press Guidelines Press Kit Games Press Promotor Kickstarter Advice James Mathe (Boardgames) Kickstarter Fu Ultimate Guide: How to Make a Successful Kickstarter Campaign Should I Quit My Day Job? “Don’t quit your day job” – A letter to the hobbyist on the ledge.