Spate - Soundtrack (Music composed by Mike Raznick)
The game Spate is about one man’s journey into madness. The deeper you delve into the game, the more things become surreal.... Read more
New release update in a day or two
It was bound to happen. With many more people playing the game and reporting back to me, I have a much better idea of how the game performs... Read more
New Beta, Press, etc
There have been some reports about Spate coming to Steam with the release date of March 19th. Its true that this is my target date for Steam. But,... Read more
Greenlit! Also, death to Bug Reporter!
The bug reporter seems to be acting, well, buggy again. So, if your playing the latest beta build and find something, please just drop me a note here or via... Read more
Spate Beta 2.0 (Impending Full Release!)
Happy New Year everyone!
Today I released Spate Beta 2.0. We are very close to a full release. I'm currently standing at zero bugs. However, I'm really hoping for one... Read more
Thank you testers!
I should have a new beta version up within 3-5 days. This will be the biggest update, which I will outline once I release.
The delay is due... Read more
Beta v1.4 released
I need more feedback. Please! =) If for any reason your getting an error with the bug reporter or simply don't want to use it, please please just email me... Read more
News + New Beta Release
First off, thanks to all those that have submitted bugs and left feedback. Its been extremely helpful! Please keep it coming, especially now that the bug system is working =P... Read more
Ending bugged! Ack! Beta v1.2 releasing
Sorry for the multiple updates. I will do my best to spread them out a bit, but this one was urgent. I'm mortified, and actually sick to the stomach right... Read more
Spate Beta v1.1 out now
Beta v1.1 is now out. Just go to the same link that was provided (if you were in the beta reward tier) and you will find it.
The feedback has... Read more
Spate Beta v1.0
Spate Beta v1.0
I have officially released the beta for Spate. Like, for real!
Thank you, thank you, thank you for all the patience and understanding. It only took me... Read more
After much debate, I have decided to push the beta to be released next week (before you throw the keyboard, know that if you really really want it... Read more
Beta delayed a few weeks
This isn’t exactly the news I wanted to give, but I wanted to get the news out as early as possible. Anyway, I am indeed pushing the Beta... Read more
Update 26 (Couldn't think of a clever title)
Just a short update. (Edit: Not so short)
Firstly, because of the success of my kickstarter, I get near weekly request to plug other peoples work. I have... Read more
One of the problems I have been facing with Spate, especially in these past few months, Is simply that the longer the game is postponed, the better it becomes. I... Read more
Just a quick update. I have been plugging away at breakneck speed. Things are really starting to come together. The final pieces of the puzzle are starting to... Read more
Update - new gameplay vid
First, for those that hate reading, there is a video linked below that shows some gameplay as well as one of the pieces that Mike conposed for the... Read more
Addressing the pushed release date
First off, thanks for all the congrats on the Game Boss win. =)
I originally wrote this as a comment reply, but felt like some people may miss seeing it... Read more
We Won! Spate - IGN's Game Boss!
Thanks to everyone who voted! Spate won the IGN show "The Next Game Boss".
You can watch the final episode below...http://www.youtube.com/watch?feature=player_detailpage&v=AljUclbAYKY
The prize was for 10k, As I said... Read more
Vote, New Trailer, and Steam Greenlight
You can still vote for Spate to be the next game boss. Go here to try out the game, as well as the other finalist "Ring Runner", and... Read more
Play the game and Vote for Spate!
First off, I made it to the final round on the show "The Next Game Boss". What this means is that people can now vote on either Spate... Read more
New Trailer and Demo soon!
IGN's The Next Game Boss
As I mentioned in the past, I along with Spate are a part of the show "The Next Game Boss". The first 4... Read more
Formatted re-post of last update (Sorry about that =)
This, that, and the.
Before I get into all the update details, I do want to do a bit of cleanup. I know of a few people who have not received their... Read more
Announcement! Also, what do we want for next trailer?
Hey guys and gals, I teased a big announcement for Dec. and here it is.
A short while ago IGN came to me with an offer to be on their... Read more
State of the Spate Address
This is the update I have been dreading for quite a while now. I wish I could have updated everyone sooner, but I wanted to make sure to... Read more
The Story of Spate's Development Thus Far.
The Story of Spate's Development Thus Far.
I should mention at the start that while Game Design and the videogame Spate came up basically by accident, I do have a... Read more
Hello All. Here's a spate of new info! zing
Wow, were do I start? First off, for anyone wanting more frequent updates, please check out the games facebook page. I post there almost daily, and there are some great... Read more
Clarification - and more!
Hey everyone, As of last week, all of the thank you postcards and emails have been sent out for the reward tiers 5$ - 30$. Anyone who payed more then... Read more
Hello everyone. First, let me just thank you all for being so chill. When it comes to Indy Games, the teams can be very small (In this case, just 2... Read more
Survey Thanks, Questions, and Yay.
First off, thanks everyone for filling out the surveys so quickly. The faster I get this stuff out, the faster I can get back to focusing on the game.
The... Read more
We did it! Thank you everyone for all the support. I can't tell you how Inspiring it is to have this many people on Spate's side. On my side. I... Read more
So, most may be thinking that I'm jumping up and down right now. Which is absolutely true! But, until the funding clears 13,500, it can be canceled with a simple click of... Read more
48 hours, a composer, and a thank you!
So, here we are with just 48 hours left and about 1500$ to go. Good lord its going to be close. Thank you everyone for all the help so far.... Read more
The final push!
Wow! This could really happen. I jumped on a plane yesterday, coast to coast. I landed, went straight to bed, woke up the next morning and BAM, over 1k funded... Read more
New screenshots, past work
We have had a very slow week so far. I'm doing my best to pick things up!
Here's a couple new screenshots of the game.
Also, for anyone... Read more
Magical 30%, new reward, exclusive screenshots!
Well, we had an amazing day the other day. Like 5% funded in one day! Thanks everyone for spreading the word! We hit the magical 30% (kickstarter says that 90%... Read more
Interview with much more Spate info.
Thank you. We just had one of our best days!
Firstly, I added an faq to the kickstarter page. Please check it out and feel free to ask unanswered questions.... Read more
Update 1 - The Poster
The campaign is going great, and we are approaching the magical 30% number. Apparently, 90% of all kickstarter campaigns that hit 30%, end up getting full funding. Anyway, things are certainly... Read more