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About Sean Weiland

Sean is game designer with a sorted past. Ask him where he's lived and he will give you more than 12 answers. Ask him what he does for a living and he might say "game designer" or he might say "I dance". Ask him about indie games and he will give you a dam honest opinion informed by over a decade of audio, design, and development experience.
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Indie Game Review with Cluster Puck 99 @MAG Fest 13
3 years ago

Indie Game Review with Cluster Puck 99 @MAG Fest 13

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For the last of the video interviews the IGR did at MAG Fest this year we have one from my neck of the woods. PHL Collective (Philadelphia) has developed Cluster …
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Indie Game Review with Welcome to Undercog @MAGFest
3 years ago

Indie Game Review with Welcome to Undercog @MAGFest

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What happens when a rogue tattoo artist decides to make a video game? You get Welcome to Undercog.

This game is still in its early stages of development, …
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Indie Game Review with Pixel Noir @MAG Fest 13
3 years ago

Indie Game Review with Pixel Noir @MAG Fest 13

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Pixel Noir is a dark JRPG with retro pixel graphics. The creator’s goal is to bring this classic style into the present for older fans of the genera and new gamers who might …
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Indie Game Review with Neon Krieger Yamato @MAG Fest 13
3 years ago

Indie Game Review with Neon Krieger Yamato @MAG Fest 13

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I got to to briefly check out this game that pretty much always had people demoing it. Neon Krieger Yamato is described as Street Fighter meets Mega Man. This game …
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Indie Game Review with Elite Force @MAG Fest 13
3 years ago

Indie Game Review with Elite Force @MAG Fest 13

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IGR Met up with a talented young developer, Andre, at MAG Fest. He is developing a survival first person shooter. Looks pretty fluid and fun. This was pretty cool to …
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Indie Game Review with Tumbleweed Express @MAGFest
3 years ago

Indie Game Review with Tumbleweed Express @MAGFest

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IGR met up with developers Dirigiballers at MAG Fest 13 to check out their newest game. Tumbleweed Express is a tower defense game where the tower is moving. The tower …
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Indie Game Review with Trace Vector @MAGFest 13
3 years ago

Indie Game Review with Trace Vector @MAGFest 13

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New age vector graphics and split second decision making made this game very popular at MAG Fest this year. They game also has a pretty rocking sound track by DJ …
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Indie Game Review with Hostelude @MAGFest 13
3 years ago

Indie Game Review with Hostelude @MAGFest 13

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The Indie Game Review checked out Hostelude at MAG Fest 13 and got a little quality time with the developers, Ghost Crab Games. This is the first showing of their …
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IGR with Extreme Exorcisim @MAGFest 13
3 years ago

IGR with Extreme Exorcisim @MAGFest 13

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Like Tower Fall but need a change of scenery and more things moving around trying to kill you? GOOD! Extreme Exorcism takes some of the core game play of the …
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Indie Game Review with Clash Cup Turbo @MAG Fest13
3 years ago

Indie Game Review with Clash Cup Turbo @MAG Fest13

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I checked out Clash Cup Turbo by Route 76 games at MAG Fest 13. This game is essentially a cross between air hockey and Brick Breaker. There are different maps …
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Indie Game Review with Particle Mace @MAG Fest 13
3 years ago

Indie Game Review with Particle Mace @MAG Fest 13

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Particle Mace from Andy Wallace is simply addictive. It’s a one handed asteroid esq mace flailing game. It really was like a combination of Asteroid and Solar. You have tethered …
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Indie Game Review with Vidar @ MAG Fest 13
3 years ago

Indie Game Review with Vidar @ MAG Fest 13

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Vidar, It’s a 2D pixel rpg that is also a suspense game with random story lines and random puzzles. This is a really cool concept and while we just saw demo …
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Indie Game Review with Sportsball @MAG Fest 13
3 years ago

Indie Game Review with Sportsball @MAG Fest 13

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Oh sports of ball how you have eluded me for years. This Sportsball is pretty sweet though because you are riding/controling birds and using them to hit balls into a …
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Indie Game Review with Star Saver @MAG Fest 13
3 years ago

Indie Game Review with Star Saver @MAG Fest 13

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We had a chance to check out Star Saver while at MAG Fest and this cute looking game belies a metroidvania style of play that involves a lot of classic …
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Indie Game Review with Dr. Spacezoon at MAG Fest 13
3 years ago

Indie Game Review with Dr. Spacezoon at MAG Fest 13

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It’s a mission based shmup where you have to save space animals. It sounds weird, but its a fun kind of challenging. Check out what one of the devs from …
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Indie Game Review: AeroBat @MAG Fest 13
3 years ago

Indie Game Review: AeroBat @MAG Fest 13

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This slick fast paced side scrolling shmup has an interesting fly or attack but not both mechanic. Listen to what the developer has to say as he takes us through …
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IGR @MAGFEST 13 with Threshold
3 years ago

IGR @MAGFEST 13 with Threshold

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I checked out Threshold at MAG Fest 13/2015. Threshold is being developed by Quadratron games. Its a 2D platformer with an interesting mechanic. Depending on where you turn, the game …
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Indie Gaming Review @ MAG Fest 13 (2015)
3 years ago

Indie Gaming Review @ MAG Fest 13 (2015)

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This last weekend I had the pleasure, nay, I had “the experience” of going to MAG Fest. Netting just over 18,000 attendees this year, MAG Fest is the Music And …
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Indie Game Review: F-1Chequered Flag
3 years ago

Indie Game Review: F-1Chequered Flag

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*Notice: Next week I will be at MAG Fest interviewing indie devs and checking out their games live*

This week’s Indie Game Review looks at F1 Chequered Flag developed by …
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Indie Game Review: SpyLeaks
3 years ago

Indie Game Review: SpyLeaks

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It’s time for another Indie Game Review and this week I sat down to play SpyLeaks by HeartBit Interactive. This is a retro-style puzzle game that incorporates extra shooter and …
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