Archive for the ‘beta’ Category.

Playing All My League Makeup Matches Today in a Single Block!

I’m playing a bunch of SpyParty today, starting at 2:30pm US Pacific time and going until around 5:30pm, which means I start in 3 hours from me typing these words! I will livestream these games, internet-willing, at http://twitch.tv/spyparty. I’ve posted about the SpyParty Competitive League before; it’s a really amazing ongoing competition organized and run by […]

The New SpyParty UI Reveal Video is up!

Last night I did a stream revealing and discussing the new in-progress SpyParty user interface. It seemed to go pretty well1 and people in twitch chat seemed to like it. Dig it yourself here on the SpyParty YouTube channel: I will do a longer post with screenshots and mocksup and whatnot soon!  Feel free to ask […]

Some subtle tells and anti-tells, and some fonts leakage: Release v0.1.4434.0

One of the mechanics SpyParty shares with poker is the concept of a tell. In poker, a tell is when a player has some behavior that gives away information about their hand, like whether they’re bluffing. In SpyParty, we use the word tell to indicate something that implicates a character as the Spy; we have […]

The Not-Strictly Ballroom Update is Live!

Okay, so that took a lot longer than I thought it would, but The Not-Strictly Ballroom Update is out and live in the world!  If you’re in the beta, just launch the game and hit Play at the main menu and it’ll auto-update. If you’re not in the beta, why aren’t you? If you’d like to […]

The Not-Strictly Ballroom Update is Coming This Week!

The next SpyParty update is almost here, and it shall be called The Not-Strictly Ballroom Update!1 I’m going to try for the end of this week, so Thursday or Friday, September 24th or 25th. Given my track record on hitting dates, wish me luck. As always, if you join the SpyParty Early-Access Beta you get all the […]