Lunar Giant is an independent game company located in Mokena, Illinois (outside Chicago). We make games with a quirky retro flair like Delve Deeper and Mega Ran: The Game. We also run the coworking/hackerspace SpaceLab 1, and are deeply involved in the games community in Chicago.
The tools to create and distribute games these days are free or practically free, cheap, and widely available. Just about anybody with an inexpensive laptop can put their game idea into the world. The amount of games developed by small teams further proliferates because of this, and so do their sales. As with all industries… Read more »
Zed here. I just posted this on the SpaceLab blog, but I wanted to share it with you guys. There has been some awesomeness going on. We did it! We raised $1,350 for Ann & Robert H. Lurie Children’s Hospital, a member of the Children’s Miracle Network located in Chicago. Extra-Lifers worldwide raised over 3.8 million… Read more »
We are synonymous with Delve Deeper. That game, which we released in September 2010 introduced players to our take on the incredibly lucrative dwarves-in-tunnels genre. It’s been critically well-received and we’ve developed a loyal fan base around it. While we certainly don’t own the patent on dwarf games, Delve Deeper is what we are known for…. Read more »
As hackerspace founders, and makers ourselves, Russ and I have quite a bit to say about open source hardware and how it’ll play a role in the future of video games. Apropos right now considering the recent Steam controller announcement.
Ask The Amiable and Lunar Giant anything about Tetrapulse. We mean that. We’re looking forward to hearing from you, answering your questions, and getting you as excited about Tetrapulse as we are. Today, September 20th, for one day only, from 1pm-4pm Chicago time, we will be joining forces with The Amiable to answer your questions… Read more »