From Indie Dev Underdog to Prominent Publisher
The journey to success is different for all of us, regardless of our beginnings. Overcoming challenges, and learning how to pivot are all valuable experiences, but sometimes it’s the humble beginnings that can really pave the way to reaching your destination.
In today’s episode, we’ll be discussing one company’s rise to prominence and how their evolution, resourcefulness, and the lessons they learned helped them go from an indie dev underdog to a prominent publisher.
Q?Box Round Answers
What’s the most helpful or impactful advice you ever received?
Almost anyone can work in the game industry if they want to
What’s the biggest failure you had as a studio and what did you learn from it?
Transitioning from a boxed retail market to a digital one and figuring out how to adapt.
What game are you playing now?
Ghost of Tsushima, Hades, Vampire Survivors
TIPS and ADVICE
We covered quite a bit today. Could you list 3 suggestions or tips you would recommend to indie devs based on our discussion?
- Don’t always push and pitch the same idea if he keeps getting shut down
- Focus on what the key strengths are of your game
- Be a fan of what you’re working on are involved
RESOURCES and LINKS
How to get in touch with Andrius Mackevicius