Archive for the ‘beta’ Category.

The Spectation Update Update

Update:  Well, I decided to try to get the curated replay set streaming in, as mentioned below, and it’s turning out to be harder than I thought, so it’s taking a bit longer.  It’s late Saturday night as I type this, and I’m not sure I’m going to make Sunday, wish me luck! Check out […]

The Spectation and Replay Sniper Update, Coming Soon

I have been working on the latest big update for too long now, and I’m back from most of my summer travels, and I think it’s time to do my least-favorite thing in the entire world: publicly commit to a release date. The Spectation Update is coming Friday, July 24th!1 There, I did it. It’s […]

Meet the Third Group of New SpyParty Characters

It’s my pleasure to introduce the next five SpyParty characters! Wait, did I say five? I meant six. It’s true, we have added identical twins in this group, making this group six new characters total! A bonus character, no microtransactions required! More on that below, but first, check out how crowded the whole cast picture […]

Play the Fancy New Pub Map!

The latest build is up for your enjoyment, and contained within there’s a beautiful new map called Pub! Pub was obviously inspired by the cool old pubs in London, with their flowers and patrons drinking a pint on the sidewalk. In fact, if you look at some of the reference images we used, they basically […]

“So, like, SpyParty, WTF?” IndieCade 2014 Talk

I gave a talk yesterday at IndieCade 2014 about the state of SpyParty. It was titled “So, SpyParty, like, WTF?”  There have always been a fair number of questions about the length of time the game is taking to develop, and how that impacts the impression people (and by “people”, I mean me & John, […]