Category Archives: Video

The Swapper releasing May 30th, New Trailer!

Well, we’ve done it. The long wait is over. The Swapper is officially coming to Steam (and other TBA outlets) on May 30th! Scroll below for the trailer. Mark your calendars! Tell your friends and family. Staple flyers to telephone … Continue reading

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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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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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Polonez

I decided to try what I could accomplish in terms of developing a game from scratch if I constrained the development time to a few hours. The original idea was to improvise a game during a 1,5 hour bus trip … Continue reading

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Progress update, finally..

I’ve been terribly busy working on the game. Below is a new trailer. There are still lots and lots of small things to do gameplay-wise, for example polishing the character movement and animation code. Because the animation is procedural/physics based … Continue reading

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Gravity Room

The below video is basically a compilation of all the stuff The Swapper is at the moment. And that means actually starting to work on the game itself instead of worrying why OpenGL or {replace with any other library}sometimes sucks … Continue reading

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Post Fx pt. II

Post Fx

Having a background of working on some movie stuff I can’t underestimate the way in which colors can affect the atmosphere of a scene, be it game or movie. Thus it was clear that color correction/manipulation functionality should also be … Continue reading

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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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