Tag Archives: Jonathan Blow
Mon, Dec 02, 2013 | 11:58 GMT
The Witness could be getting Oculus Rift VR support, if this pair of new images is to be believed.
Wed, Oct 16, 2013 | 18:30 BST
The Witness, and open-world puzzler from Thekla Inc.’s Jonathan Blow, will not force you onto a linear path, according to the developer.
Wed, Jun 26, 2013 | 13:22 BST
The Witness developer Jonathan Blow has laid bare his aim to make a classic adventure game free of the negative aspects of the genre seen across the years. In a new interview, the Braid creator has shed light on his motivations and the game’s puzzle aspect.
Mon, Jun 10, 2013 | 13:15 BST
The Witness developer Jonathan Blow has shed some light on to the technical grunt of his PS4-exclusive puzzler. The creator has confirmed that it currently uses 5GB of the console’s 8GB RAM.
Wed, May 29, 2013 | 11:03 BST
The Swapper is the debut game from Finnish indie studio Facepalm Games, which is backed by the Indie Fund. As a representative of Indie Fund, developer of Braid and The Witness Jonathan Blow kindly talked VG247 through this intriguing platform puzzler at a recent showcase event in San Francisco.
Thu, May 23, 2013 | 18:06 BST
The Witness, Jonathan Blow’s game about exploration and puzzle-solving in an open world, will be released on PS4 and video discussing it is below.It’s all part of Sony’s conversations with developers series. The Witness is releasing as a timed PS4 exclusive and will also be released on PC.
Wed, Apr 10, 2013 | 00:21 BST
Two independent developers have said they’ve had a much better experience working with Sony than Microsoft in getting their games into the hands of console gamers.
Tue, Mar 12, 2013 | 16:40 GMT
Mon, Mar 11, 2013 | 14:50 GMT
Braid creator Jonathan Blow has explained why his upcoming game The Witness is releasing as a timed PS4 exclusive. He claims that the nature of Xbox 720 leaks led him to believe that Microsoft’s new rig isn’t just about games any more, while Sony’s renewed focus on gaming felt more appealing.
Fri, Feb 22, 2013 | 02:01 GMT
Thu, Feb 21, 2013 | 02:32 GMT
Jonathan Blow took the stage at tonight’s PS4 event, and he showed off his new project, which will be a timed exclusive for the platform.
Tue, Feb 05, 2013 | 21:50 GMT
Independent developer Jonathan Blow, creator of Braid and the upcoming Witness, has said developing for Linux in its current form is unfeasible thanks to a 20% “productivity drain”. Posting on YCombinator, Blow said that he is keen on Linux in theory, but that debugging is just too laborious. Linux has been a hot topic recently, with more developers – including Valve – factoring in support for the open-source operating system.
Tue, Aug 14, 2012 | 04:49 BST
Braid and The Witness creator Jonathan Blow has called on developers to consider the consequences of gaming’s impact on broader culture.
Sat, Feb 25, 2012 | 18:59 GMT
Wed, Nov 30, 2011 | 22:33 GMT
Indie Game: The Movie, a feature documentary about “video games, their creators and the craft,” will make its world premiere as an official selection in World Documentary Competition at the 2012 Sundance Film Festival.
Wed, Sep 28, 2011 | 20:18 BST
Jonathan Blow has said his next project, The Witness, will only be made available on PC and iOS due to consoles being a bit outdated.
Thu, Jul 07, 2011 | 02:23 BST
GDC Europe 2011 organisers have announced three more high-profile talks for the mid-August event.
Thu, May 19, 2011 | 19:01 BST
The University of California Santa Cruz is holding a guest speaker session, which will be hosted by indie developers Jonathan Blow, Chris Hecker and Alex Neuse.
Sat, Feb 19, 2011 | 18:33 GMT
Wed, Feb 16, 2011 | 03:19 GMT
Braid creator and indie darling Jonathan Blow has explained his labelling of social network games like Farmville and Ravenwood Fair as evil, citing selfishness and disarmingly innocent design as crimes against the player.