Finally on Steam!
After nearly a year of Spud sitting on the sidelines waiting for his call, Spud's Quest is finally on Steam! I even have a url to prove it:
Obviously... Read more
New Years Update
Hey backers, just a very brief post-holiday update
I sent out the physical CD and OST copies a week or so ago (minus the collectors edition) so hopefully you should... Read more
My New Project
I've launched a very modest Kickstarter campaign for my next project that I've been working on.
It's called The Escapistand it's a game about breaking out of... Read more
Hey guys, hope you're enjoying the game. Hard to believe it's nearly a year since the Kickstarter campaign started.
Those who pledged for the digital artbook tiers should have... Read more
Hey guys, just a little update on how things are going since the launch.
Weekend was hectic with bug fixing and patches. For those who had problems, the newest build should... Read more
Good news, this will be the final update before the game launches!
Posted a couple of music samples on my twitter last night, 'The Big Blue'... Read more
Site Redesign & New Trailer
Just a quick update to say I did a little redesign on the Spud's Quest website and uploaded a new trailer. After blowing a gasket the last few months working... Read more
The End is Nigh.. finally
Tomorrow I'll be uploading the final beta for the tester team, which is the whole game (albeit in beta format with a few rough edges). I'll post another... Read more
I need to start gathering names of those who added £10 to their pledge for the SHOUT OUT upgrade (your name (or your partners/friends/whoever) in the game somewhere).
If this... Read more
First off, thanks for the supportive response to my last update about the release date set back. It's good to have understanding backers behind the project :)
Currently I'm still... Read more
Bearer of News
Hello again. I come bearing good and bad news for you in this update. So lets start off with...
The Fire Temple is done. It's Mayan flavoured.... Read more
Ice Temple Update
I’m flagging a little behind- apologies about that- but I’ve finally put out the Ice Temple build for the tester team. As well as a little personal crisis that set... Read more
The new build containing the Water Temple is ready for the tester team. Details are in the Tester forum.
I've made a music track for the temple- it's more... Read more
New Site & Forum
Welcome to 2013! If you're reading this then I guess you survived the End of the World™, as well as the holiday madness that no doubt followed.
I've put up... Read more
Figured I'd let you know I'm still alive. It's been a while since I posted anything, partly because there's not too much to say except that I'm working hard on... Read more
Hey Kickstarters, a lil' update for you with a couple of things to mention.
What I'm Doing
Currently I'm working on the Fire temple, and then I'll move onto the... Read more
120% funded, thank you! One hell of a ride...
We didn't quite hit the stretch goal, but depending on how development is going I might add a smaller version of... Read more
SPUD LOOKS LIKE LOLO!!
So we're just about to hit the final 24 hoursand we're doing great! To be honest things were looking gloomy mid-way through the Kickstarter, and I never expected... Read more
Couple o' Questions
Well hello there. Just thought I'd post a little update to answer a couple of questions that keep popping up in the comments and mails.
Once the PC... Read more
We hit our target! And then some!
Thanks so much for your support today, the pledges have been flying in thick and fast!
Now I guess I should think about... Read more
Three Day Countdown
Only 3 days to go, and currently £845 to raise. You've been plugging the game all over the place, thanks for supporting and keep it up!
Paul and James from... Read more
Quavers & Staves
I've had a few requests to discuss the music in Spud's Quest. I don't really have a lot to show yet, but I guess I can talk about the little... Read more
Welcome to our horde of new pledgers, thanks for helping out. This is a quick update regarding some optional upgrades to your pledge.
Time's nearly up, so... Read more
First off, a welcome to all our new backers, thanks for the support you've shown in pledging.
I'm going to base this update on a comment from one... Read more
The overworld of Spud's Quest is fairly large. Not Skyrim large, but large for a Dizzy type game, where the puzzles are heavily item based. This can present the age... Read more
Keeping Things Interesting
For this update I'd like to talk briefly about how I try to keep screens in the game interesting. The information here might be pretty obvious to most of you,... Read more
Lessons from the Demo - What will Change?
All your feedback, bugs, and suggestions from the demo were sorted and stored in a huge text file for me to work through. This update is just to explain the ... Read more
A History Lesson
A few people have asked me for a more in-depth story of the history behind Spud's Quest, so here goes. As you may know it's been in... Read more
Tick tock - 9 days left!
Just a quick note that the feedback I've received from the demo has been very useful. The things that cropped up the most (such as tweaks with the control system) will be... Read more
There's only 10 days left to save this game! I've added several new reward tiers, hopefully one or two might interest you. Here's the new additions:
Pledge £8... Read more
12 Days Left!
Just a little update for you regarding a few project related things.
Hope you enjoyed the demo. I know it lacked the green forests and hills... Read more
I've uploaded the Earth Temple demo of Spud's Quest.
Download it here
Thanks for the continued pledges.
Readying a Demo
Just a quickie update- I'm planning to release a demo sometime this week for people to try out. The demo will contain the whole of the Earth Temple, which is the... Read more
Spud's Quest is a mish-mash homage of games I grew up with. They say a picture tells a thousand words, so here's a few of the main ones (in no... Read more
Working up a Sweat
At the cost of food, warmth and paying bills, I took this week off work to try and promote the Kickstarter project (trybeing the key word),... Read more
Spud's Quest on KickAssist
Spud's Quest has been featured on the KickAssist initiative by the fine folk over at Magic Pixel Games. It's a program they run every two weeks that features... Read more
Just thought I'd post an image of the four temples in Spud's Quest- the Earth Temple, Water Temple, Fire Temple, and the Ice Temple.
We're overshadowed by some... Read more
Music Sampler (Work in progress)
Thanks for all the support so far! Just a little update to show some of the music that will possibly be in the game. It's a video showing... Read more