Choose Our Next Game!
When we ran the Kickstarter we promised something called "Flippfly Votes" to backers. The idea was to give community members direct input in our development process. While the... Read more
Oh Hey, We're In The App Store
I can't believe it's been two and a half years since this Kickstarter was successfully funded. Somany good things started for us right here - this post... Read more
1.0 Is Released!
It has taken a while, but we are finally here! This version represents 13 months of blood sweat and tears... Okay, maybe not too much blood or tears, but lotsof... Read more
So everyone has most-likely gotten an email with the release date announcement, but we wanted to give you guys a little more info. (I'll present it in a list to... Read more
Beta 0.55 - Major Features Complete!
Today is a big day!
Today we released the latest beta (0.55) and we have decided to make it available to ALL of our backers and pre-purchasers. As our launch... Read more
Beta 0.40 - Multiplayer
Well after many little rabbit trails and unforeseen bugs, multiplayer is up and running! The cool thing is that the system we've ended up with is even better... Read more
We wanted to give a general update on the roadmap for the Race the Sun.
We have stayed pretty true to the plan, but have added a couple... Read more
Greenlight and Multiplayer
I (Forest) was just looking at the calendar and realized it's been way too long since the last update - sorry about that! We have been cranking away at the multiplayer feature... Read more
Race the Sun 0.35
We have just finished an updated beta. This version fixes several bugs and adds the first implementation of high-scores! Our backend data systems are starting to get a... Read more
Race the Sun 0.30!
We are tying up a few loose ends and expect to release our first beta in a few short hours! All of our backers should receive an e-mail with a temporary... Read more
It's a nice Spring Tuesday here in Wisconsin, and we're pumped to share what we have been working on. As we were putting together all of the tech... Read more
Stickers & Player Logins
A quick update on the last couple of weeks...
Aaron is working on the backend tech to allow players to login and submit their high-scores - lots of... Read more
Race the Sun Roadmap
Over the last few days we invested serious time into organization and planning. We know that we will need to make every day count, so we wanted to... Read more
Wow - what a ride! If you had asked us a week ago how our Kickstarter was going we would have said "well....Okay..." We could never have guessed what was... Read more
Create An Object
Just 3 more things :)
Thing 1: In last few hours of this Kickstarter we had one more idea for a backer reward. This one will allow someone to create an... Read more
Lots of crazy things are happing all at once, but I wanted to share a few:
Thing 1: We had a blast yesterday taking requests and making things with... Read more
Live-Streaming The World Creator
Just a super short update to let you know that we will be live on-air with the Simplex World Creator at 9:30AM (Central Time US) at this address:... Read more
We just added a new backer reward called "THE DEADLY OBJECT". We thought it'd be cool to let our backers name one of the deadly objects in Race the... Read more
Poster À la carte & Live-stream
Just a quick update to let you know that we've added SamCube's beautiful poster as an À la carte option. If you would like to add that to your... Read more
Ever since we updated our Kickstarter video we have seen a huge upswing in backing support and interest - this thing is blowing up! Thank you all for tweeting and... Read more
Aaron and I are so tired, but so happy right now. We finally get to show everyone what we've been working on for the last couple weeks. We have totally... Read more
Vote For Your Poster
We want to let you know that we're more excited about this game than ever, but we need your help! We'd really appreciate it if you 'like' this update, and... Read more
Just a quick update to let you know that we have a Linux tech-demo available on our website here: http://flippfly.com/racethesun/linux/ This is a reallyrough demo since we are in... Read more
Aaron and I are absolutely ecstatic to announce that SamCube(of Wonder Craft fame) is making our Race the Sun poster! Sam has an impressive portfolio including official posters for... Read more
Ramps and Much More
This week has been a crazy one... and it's only Tuesday! (Happy Fat Tuesday BTW!) We are cranking away at a major updateto the core of Race the Sun... Read more
Live-Streaming A Space Mod
Today Aaron will be using the mod tools to create a top-down, arcade style space game. Checkout the live-stream of him in action here (starts about 10am CST):... Read more
Dreaming and Scheming
Aaron and I took a bit of time out of our busy Saturday of working on Race the Sun to dream and plan the next step for the game. We... Read more
Getting The Word Out
We want to thank everybody who has tweeted and posted about our Kickstarter in the last couple of days - you rock! Here are links to some of the awesome... Read more
Linux & Live-stream
Hi Kickstarter friends! We have a couple of cool things to share...
Thing 1: Live-Stream This Monday
Aaron will be live-streaming the creation of a Race the Sun mod this coming... Read more