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Offline peemonkey

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Re: New dev lead + STEAM release this year!
« Reply #40 on: November 15, 2017, 02:48:47 am »
Pine?

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Re: New dev lead + STEAM release this year!
« Reply #41 on: November 15, 2017, 03:51:06 am »
Pine?

Pine? What?

Good to see you; hope you still have your massive gun collection.
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Re: New dev lead + STEAM release this year!
« Reply #42 on: November 19, 2017, 05:11:01 am »
<coughs> Oh wow. This thing is still on? Hiya everyone.

1. The first priority is to get people back to playing the game. This is what the game is for and we need to revive a regular playerbase. This is why we are releasing the game for free on Steam. Anything that might hurt this launch will have to wait.
Fantastic! I haven't played in a dog's age, but I kept wondering why this wasn't happening. Now that it finally is, there's just one little wrinkle...

The release date has been decided to be 21st December 2017.
Don't. Please. I implore you. Push it back to early January if you have to, but do not release in the middle of the Steam Holiday Sale. That is the one sure-fire way to guarantee a game's release on Steam will gather zero exposure, and you will completely blow your one and only shot at this after all these years. It's less a matter of the game competing for attention with all the massive discounts going on (although that is also an issue), and more a matter of Steam hiding the "New Releases" tab where most people will never find it until the sale is over. It happens with every seasonal sale, and I've seen several smaller games suffer from their ill-timed launches.

Best of luck either way. With this kind of planning, you're gonna need it.

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Re: New dev lead + STEAM release this year!
« Reply #43 on: January 04, 2018, 04:59:58 pm »
Happy new year bois, any update on this topic?
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Re: New dev lead + STEAM release this year!
« Reply #44 on: January 09, 2018, 01:02:19 am »
The steam release was delayed to (end of) January but considering progress on my part and on the trailer/art I wouldn't necessary bet on it :/
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Re: New dev lead + STEAM release this year!
« Reply #45 on: January 09, 2018, 01:40:48 pm »
I started on a trailer a while ago but done nothing after that due to lack of determination/motivation.

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Re: New dev lead + STEAM release this year!
« Reply #46 on: January 10, 2018, 12:59:42 pm »
I started on a trailer a while ago but done nothing after that due to lack of determination/motivation.

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Re: New dev lead + STEAM release this year!
« Reply #47 on: January 10, 2018, 03:51:02 pm »
I started on a trailer a while ago but done nothing after that due to lack of determination/motivation.
same here ;)
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Re: New dev lead + STEAM release this year!
« Reply #48 on: January 11, 2018, 11:48:18 am »
nice progress!

thanks for your hard work!

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Re: New dev lead + STEAM release this year!
« Reply #49 on: January 11, 2018, 11:55:11 am »
nice progress!

thanks for your hard work!
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Re: New dev lead + STEAM release this year!
« Reply #50 on: January 12, 2018, 01:53:05 pm »
I don't visit here very often, but this is good news!:) Can't wait to see the game on Steam and play it again. Cheers MM and the Soldat Team!

Offline Ygrek Starmagedon

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Re: New dev lead + STEAM release this year!
« Reply #51 on: January 12, 2018, 04:33:43 pm »
Yeah, we all can't wait, but it seems we are going to wait to the February at least. I hope we won't wait to the 29th of February...
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Re: New dev lead + STEAM release this year!
« Reply #52 on: January 12, 2018, 07:59:19 pm »
I hope we won't wait to the 29th of February...
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That would be in two years actually xD

Offline Ygrek Starmagedon

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Re: New dev lead + STEAM release this year!
« Reply #53 on: January 15, 2018, 02:47:28 pm »
I hope we won't wait to the 29th of February...
XD
That would be in two years actually xD
Exactly! :D
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