Category Archives: Etc

The Swapper artwork

With The Swapper‘s launch looming less than a week away we’re happy to share this promo artwork by the amazing Sakke Soini. Our Steam page is also now live! Enjoy!

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New trailer + Steam!

Today is a big step towards release for us. We have a release platform and a brand new trailer for you that – with any luck – shows off how far the game has come so far. You can read … Continue reading

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The Swapper is going to be in the INDIE MEGABOOTH at PAX EAST + meet us at GDC!

PAX East 2013 is next week and we’re super happy to let you know that The Swapper will be playable at booth #876 which is part of the enormous Indie Megabooth!   I (Olli) am going to be there with … Continue reading

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Penumbra’s Tom Jubert hired for narrative design on The Swapper

 COOL SCREENSHOT #1: OFFICIAL CORPORATE NEWS: HELSINKI, FINLAND – 31st July 2012 – Facepalm Games today announced that it has hired Tom Jubert – whose credits include Penumbra, Driver: San Francisco and FTL – to lead narrative development on The … Continue reading

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Announcing new art style for The Swapper

[Those of you who didn't figure it out - this was an April Fools post!] Some of you may have wondering why our blog has been so silent lately. The answer is that we’ve been super-busy working on some improvements … Continue reading

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The Swapper at Freeplay Festival 2011

Develop conference

The Swapper was chosen as one of the 10 finalist to be presented at the Develop Conference Indie Showcase. In slightly over one week we’ll be there. If you happen to visit the showcase, make sure to vote for your … Continue reading

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New website is up

Facepalm Games is proud to announce that it now officially has an official website at facepalmgames.com. There are some new screenshots to check out and a mailing list to subscribe. It’d also be worth mentioning that the team now consists … Continue reading

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Testing

This is something I almost forgot to post. It happened during an intense testing day one and half weeks ago:

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(de)Progress update

So, what is going on? The Swapper was originally a game developed using Game Maker. I have to agree that GM is a great tool for rapid prototyping and especially for learning basic programming concepts but it does have certain … Continue reading

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