Behind the Scenes Stuff
Hi, first of all watch the people from Penny Arcade play this bear game:
It was funny seeing them trying to figure out things and what's going on (plus... Read more
Kickstarter Island Posters + Another Update
The posters are in Kickstarter Island now yay. Here is one submission of a cat:
And here's another interesting submission which looks like a backer edited themselves which was neat:... Read more
Game Update (Fixes, additions, and upgrades)
First off, really liked how the design of that title ^ turned out. Tried something new in photoshop.
Anyway there's a new game update out, it contains fixes, updates and... Read more
Campground Update Preview #3 + Bug Fixes Coming + Features
Still working on the Campground update. It will have the Campground region open, new items to find, a new animal buddy, new areas, more story stuff, bug fixes and new... Read more
Fan Stuff + Some Updates/Questions + Campground Update Preview #2
Sorry again for the previous negativity, got burned out among other things. Hopefully this update is neat though.
Still having trouble with a lot of things and keeping up with... Read more
Campground Region Preview + Other Things
First of all look at this trailer, it's an early preview for the Campground update:
This campground thing will most likely include the evil chickens and Crystal Caves too.... Read more
Kickstarter Island + Better Update + Campgrounds Preview + Game Update #2 + Soundtrack + Frasier Review
Sorry have been way too complain-y again lately, there's something going on irl but eh. The Steam release problems didn't exactly help but still, NO EXCUSES.
First off, am... Read more
Well the game didn't have a great reception, has a stigma against it's name and there's plenty of other problems so making any updates or going further is basically a... Read more
Game Update and Map Idea
Been working on a update/patch that's out now on Steam. Here's the features of the update:
- Updated Textures
A lot of the problem textures should be better. Things should be... Read more
Problems and Ideas
So there's some problems, here's the main ones and possible fixes:
Intelligence blocking off foods was kind of a way to add progression, wanted you to stick... Read more
Game Released + Steam Keys
Ok the game is on Steam now:
There's Windows (both 32 bit and 64 bit), OSX and Linux versions.
For you to get a copy you'll need... Read more
Release Date + Launch Trailer
First off here's the launch trailer:
It's short, effective and the text flying at you really drives the point home.
This was really fun to edit together once finding... Read more
Suggestions + Fixes + Shocked
Ok so I'm shocked, SHOCKED!
From the emails and comments from preview people, there isn't many colossal problems (except the camera bobbing, will get to that) which is unusual because... Read more
Preview Copies Out?!
Preview copies are unlocked for preview tiers so be sure to download those. They are downloadable via your Humble Bundle gift page. (Hopefully everyone has one now, if you still... Read more
Preview Release Date!? + Plan + Important Info
Need to explain some things, here's some bullet points:
- The Humble Bundle pages help me distribute digital things to you. Everyone needs to have one. If you don't please email... Read more
Backer Credits Video!?
Here's the Backer Credits:
It's just the first version and not final as it may need names added/changed.
Be sure to watch it in HD.
Went through a lot... Read more
Backer List Update + Important Info
Here is the new updated Backer List with the names added and changed and what not:
Will transfer to it's main url:
When everyone is good with it.... Read more
Problem Solved?! + Email/Messaging
Ok well that was quite a thing going through all those emails trying to fix things, there will probably be more coming in but anyways, think I know what the... Read more
You should have received an email to your reward page (or it may take a day or so, not entirely sure) I only tested it with a few emails, not... Read more
How to Enter Your Code
This update is basically instructions to prep you for when you get your rewards.
You'll get a code that comes with your Steam key and other digital rewards. It's... Read more
Backer List + Other Things + Support Email (again)
So, I've been quite complain-y, blame-y, and too negative in previous updates. Sorry but I was having a ton of problems but couldn't explain them very well so just blamed... Read more
Sorry I didn't explain everything well at all and over thought things.
Basically if you are happy with everything and filled out your survey no problems, you are good to... Read more
Update #12: Important Info + Mobile?
Ok so there was too many problems with surveys and support but since everything is mostly done now with the submissions in game and emails/rewards organized, now is the time... Read more
Update #11: Humble Bundle + News
Good news everyone
Humble Bundle is taking care of distributing all the digital rewards and the game is going to be on their store which is neat. Most people are... Read more
Update #10: Some news
Some good news, think the distribution problem is finally solved. If it works out it will be by far the best way to distribute the preview copy, the Steam keys,... Read more
Physical Rewards: Shirts, Totebags, Bear Cards?!
Well that was an ordeal but finally got all the physical rewards together. Had to go with different printers for everything and it was kind of a mess but it... Read more
Update #8: Some More Things
- The fuzzy texture was updated so now displays shadows which didn't previously. Also works on Linux again:
- All three ports (Windows, Linux, Mac) seem to work well except for the... Read more
Update #7 - Improvements, Bear Card and Social Media
I know these updates are a little boring/tedious but not entirely sure how to make updates interesting when no one can play the game yet. Trying to make sure the... Read more
Update #6: More Info
- Here's what the new multiplayer menu looks like, except the input part is kind of bland:
- Been making new screenshots, really like this one:
- Here's the new promotional... Read more
Update #5: New Kickstarter Island
Completely remade Kickstarter Island using my old idea. The region was updated with new models and textures. Tried to make it like one of those modern park/museum areas.
Wanted Kickstarter... Read more
New Web Stuff, More Graphical Updates and Other Things
Been working on the website some more, making a “Story” promotional page and making the “Backer Credits” page all fancy too.
For the Backer Credits, made a wrapping/background... Read more
Bear Game Update: Trailer Info, Informative Bear Facts and New Graphics
Been updating lots of things, mainly textures and models. Don't have many “before and after” screens since I didn't think ahead.
- Redid almost all the textures on the... Read more
Update: New info, Upgraded Graphics and Features.
I'll be writing updates and posts more professionally from now on, won't do the joking/sarcasm thing anymore.
- Spent the past week organizing all backer info, emails and etc. Finally have... Read more
Greenlight, Fish, Trailers and Bear Arms
Ok so got an interesting email from Steam a bit ago:
Apparently the game has already been greenlit which was really fast? Thought it took way longer than a week.... Read more
Lot's o Questions
New update. So the Greenlight submission seems to be doing well but didn't explain what Steam Greenlight was properly beforehand so I shall right now:
Greenlight is where you put... Read more
Greenlight Update! :O
Hello first of all look at this bear emote: ʕ•ᴥ•ʔ
In less exciting news I finally got the game to a state where I'm happy with it so yey. Now... Read more
Quick question but I'm having a problem which is not everyone has responded to their survey. I can't render the Backer Credits, order things, organize things, finish the site, Bear... Read more
Sending out them backer surveys.
Ok so sending out backer surveys tomorrow to collect some info. Going to send out all of them from the Mystic Bear Tier and up for now and shall do... Read more
Delayed Bear Game Update for People
Hello, hi, how are you? Okay so really delayed update here, I know I'm behind schedule but hopefully all the things added will make it worthwhile. Kind of holding off... Read more
Bear Game Update for All
Hi, how are you? I've been hard at work on a game where you play as a bear, I made a Kickstarter thing for it a while back. Been making... Read more
Slightly Boring Update
Time for a boring update which means the hashtags and sarcasm of previous updates will be kept to a minimum. If you need some pizazz while reading, simply play this... Read more
Important frog information
Okay, so funding finished and it was a tiny bit more than expected. Other than that, been working a bunch on the bear control, creature AI and ragdoll features. Expect... Read more
Bear Related Update
Hi how are you.
- It's Friday.
- Gonna upload a video of the creature interaction/ai soon because it's pretty awesome so far. Please like, subscribe, share, donate, upvote, and dedicate... Read more
Update where you are updated.
Hi everyone how are you. I would have wished you Happy Holidays/Merry Christmas here but I just found out December was like 4 months ago??
- Firstthings first, contact this... Read more
Stretch Goals and other Stuff
Well, I made some stretch goals. They're mostly fun stuff though:
Also here are the twitter and facebook that will have updates and news:
And here's my twitter... Read more
Took a break from the internet yesterday and found out some above average news this morning:
Time for some updates!
Finally got the official site to stay up.
- That wasn't... Read more
Small update and Bear Sunglasses.
Short update for this Friday day.
You guys have been suggesting some fantastic ideas for the game but it's important to point out that major features can't be added, it... Read more
Another update for updating.
This is the 3rd day and funding is now a third of the way there which is neat. Time to answer more questions.
- Animal Buddies!
People have been pretty curious... Read more
A tenth of the way there!
Hi all, one day has passed and funding is already 1/10th of the way there.
First off I just wanted to let you guys know this isn't going to be... Read more