Pixel Pressure Cooker, Episode 2

Today we did the second “Pixel Pressure Cooker” – a one-jour game jam using Unity3D. The theme this week was suggested immediately by several of our followers: Candy. This is to commemorate the current legal shenanigans surrounding King.com’s “Candy” trademark. Read more about that here. So – we made a tongue-in-cheek game where you shoot… Read More


Making a living with indie games in 2014 (and beyond)

It’s been awhile since we’ve had a business-focused post here on Flippfly.com! The games business is changing at a faster pace than ever. Not only are we in the midst of a console transition, but the mobile market has gone through a maturing phase, and a variety of new platforms have gained prominence. Indie games… Read More


Pixel Pressure Cooker, Episode 1: Polar Vortex

Here it is! The results of the first “Pixel Pressure Cooker” one hour jam. Several of our followers suggested the theme “Polar Vortex” and so that’s what we went with. If you don’t want any spoilers, go straight to the results here: (Unity web player) Here is the stream of the jam if you’d like to… Read More


Race The Sun Coming to Steam December 9th!

It’s been a long journey through setbacks and obscurity, but we can see the light! We are very pleased to announce that Race The Sun will be coming to Steam on December 9th, 2013. That’s just about 2 weeks from now! Here’s a  summary of what we’ve been through with this game: We launched our Greenlight campaign… Read More


The “Not on Steam Sale” has been a huge success so far

What a crazy couple weeks this has been! A couple weeks ago, we started talking about the situation we were in with Race The Sun. We had done a blog post talking about our sales numbers, and the difficulty of selling games without a big distribution partner like Steam – and it really seemed to… Read More