On “Being Nice” & PR

I’ve decided to live up to the “Game Dev” part of my blog subheading, and write something for once ;) This is a response to Caspian Prince’s (of Puppygames) Because You’re Worthless: The Dark Side of Indie PR. It’s an interesting read, and there’s plenty of content in there that I could go into–whether agreeing or disagreeing.  However, there’s one thing in particular that I feel I need to challenge because of its potential for harm: the idea that the more “infamous” an indie dev is, the more publicity they get, and the better they’re off. (more…)

22nd August, 2014 - Posted by MashPotato - 1 Comment