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A New Incubee: Giada Zavarise of Selling Sunlight

March 21, 2017 · Incubations

We have recently welcomed Giada Zavarise to our offices as part of our incubation scheme, to support her with coffee, fruit and insights while she makes literary RPG Selling Sunlight. Giada and her teammates Chiara Boscaro (Background Artist) and Anita Zaramella (Character Artist) took our questions on their project. How did Selling Sunlight come about? Giada: I […]

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Introducing Fundbetter

February 22, 2016 · Failbetter Fundbetter Incubations

Today we’re launching Fundbetter, a fund for independent narrative games and interactive fiction. We want to pay our luck forward, and support game designers and writers from all kinds of backgrounds: first-timers, veteran game makers, LGBT+ and black and minority ethnic creators, people whose backgrounds are in linear fiction, theatre, radio, TV and film. We’re […]

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Failbetter Incubates: Top Secret

October 12, 2015 · Incubations

We’re delighted to welcome James Long as our second incubee, with his game Top Secret. Incubation is a way for us to share what we have (a nice office, indie game expertise, fruit) and pass some advantages on to new developers who are making games we like the look of. We know James from the Oxford […]

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Incubating at Failbetter: Pixel Trickery

October 9, 2015 · Failbetter Incubations

A guest post from our first incubee, after his game was 300% funded on Kickstarter Greetings, scrumptious acquaintances. Did I get that right? I’m Harry Tuffs, an indie dev making a game called A House of Many Doors, and over the last few months I’ve been incubating at Failbetter Games. It’s been a fantastic experience, […]

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Failbetter Incubates: A House of Many Doors

September 2, 2015 · Incubations

Harry Tuffs, aka PixelTrickery, is our first incubee. Incubation is a way for us to share what we have (a nice office, indie game expertise, coffee) and pass some advantages on to new developers who are making games we like the look of. We met Harry at Develop 2015. We were immediately interested in his game […]

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