Always a new Audience out there
It was so lovely to talk with a recent audience member on local radio a few days after screening at Orange Studio.
Summer steam sale
This is the first summer the film has a sale spot on steam. It may be good news for some people in your network. I look at... Read more
We are pleased to share that the community of New South Wales, AUSTRALIA, is now having a chance to see the film on the BIG screen, thanks to INDIE GAME... Read more
Film Availability at large
It is a busy activity getting US AND THE GAME INDUSTRY from ‘ship to shore’. Just yesterday I received one note that a DVD hadn't arrived. So, I thought it was a... Read more
THE ARENA CINEMA, USA
I have an exceptional announcement. SYNERGETIC DISTRIBUTION and I have been in communication these last four months. SYNERGETIC is now taking full responsibility to market US AND THE GAME INDUSTRY... Read more
Thank you Valve for making US AND THE GAME INDUSTRY
available to people with steam accounts this weekend coming.
Preparing for global
You shall have all had access to your film copy by now.
Here is a cryptic, three language image from Bram. He is putting on a screening in Antwerp on... Read more
You all come first
It has been especially vital to me that all kickstarter recipients are the first to have private reward for this film release. Kickstarter has always come first for this. The... Read more
People sending through address for DVDs please add the country in the last line. There is a Dallas in the USA and in the UNITED KINGDOM, for example.
En une vingtaine d'heures de plus/In Twenty or so More Hours
Jason Della Rocca accueille le dernier aperçu de US ET L'INDUSTRIE DU JEU, réservé avant le début du circuit Université. Je suis parfaitement conscient de longue rôle désintéressé de Jason... Read more
Come to the fête
The summer has been a balm as I cobbled the current intimate University circuit and the screening in Kent, UK.
The intimate University loop has commenced. ‘Boot strapping’ Montreal’s, Experimental... Read more
Games Without rituals
This was to be the new experimental zone as this film research started. The times with independent developers sign- posted their increasing fluency and excitement with risks worth taking in... Read more
Hey Torben. Thanks for the pic you sent two days ago. Much less scary that the mouth open one. Well. There's the camera operators in a nutshell. I was second... Read more
The long silence is over. US AND THE GAME INDUSTRY has been sitting patiently waiting attention between several television jobs before it could complete - on and off these last... Read more
Green Carpet Event at Film Festival
US AND THE GAME INDUSTRY got selected to have a world premiere at the film festival DANCES WITH FILMS in Hollywood. The Festival is an 11 day event. There are... Read more
World Premiere for the Film
Oh. I have news. Hooray.
The film is selected for a Premiere. I have added the official
banner to the Production log on the film's website.
2.45pm. June 6... Read more
Who is Going to GDC?
Who is going to GDC in San Francisco who would like to see a preview of the film?
Get in touch with me at the film website usandthegameindustry.com
at the... Read more
The 31st of January. We've already had the 31st Jan down here. It was a high summer sky. The temperatures reached 32 degrees C. I was preparing some great little... Read more
We're crackling along
We are back into the edit.We're crackling along again now. Ideas are being expressed. Play is being observed.
JOURNEY gained awards last month. Jason has announced his next game. Alex... Read more
There are two great announcements to make here. The score for JOURNEY, by Austin Wintory, is nominated for a Grammy. The awards are given in February next year.
A lot... Read more
From the Universities and the Field
Sydney/Auckland academics co-arranged a Conference on Interactive Entertainment this last weekend. Brian Schwab, AI Engineer, was the International keynote speaker. He talked about biases in psychology and how players use... Read more
Moving from March to August
Hello March backers.
Kickstarters links in one more time. A new kickstarter is giving us the needed time for polish to the edit stage. Go over to the new kickstarter to keep... Read more
People at work
What has been happening lately? Thousand of people shall have now played JOURNEY. We are off to do some final filming.Then, in May we start the cut on this set... Read more
The High Standards of a Design Trope
Not the sand, not the movement but the mountain
When I was over in California in the March of 2009, the first of trips to assemble this film, I stood... Read more
International Movie Trailer Festival 2012
The trailer for US AND THE GAME INDUSTRY is now posted on another site as a feature trailer. Our trailer is in competition. There are some interesting links to articles... Read more
Guardian games blog feature in Spanish now
Administration work going on right now.
For readers of other languages here is a translation of the games blog feature written in the Guardian,London, about this upcoming documentary. Pick the... Read more
Thanks to Tom for researching so enthusiastically in 2008 about some smaller games developments. Since 2008 Tom has carried his love of drawing through several games. He was Lead Concept Artist for ... Read more
Games this year
One of the deeply exciting milestones reached in making this film is, not only has JOURNEY reached it's critical acclaim but it is fully out now and being... Read more
Dwelling in the JOURNEY experience
13 March is a launch day for JOURNEY. The airwaves are buzzing
Aaron Jesse, the environment artist for JOURNEY. Time to leave the office.
Jenova Chen, March 2009, San Francisco,... Read more
Oh. JOURNEY is out pretty soon
Any way we look at it, the days are building for the release of JOURNEYvery soon. This documentary preserves the wonder moments of the faces of friends getting a preview of... Read more
Looking in on Die Gute Fabrik
End if February, 2012.....I’ve just been talking with Douglas Wilson based in Copenhagen. More projects are being developed at Die Gute Fabric this year.It's all interesting!(Stephanie)
"I think it’s... Read more
Bits of the story since 2008
I started rolling the camera for this film in March, 2009, having made prior arranged interview times with Jason Rohrer and Petri Purho over December 2008. Aware of the popular... Read more
Antichamber by Alexander Bruce.
I talked with Alex in Los Angeles in October,2011.
“it’s so great the game is picking up awards. I am traveling with it( Antichamber) from... Read more