Tom Francis

Gunpoint creator’s newest game is space stealth sim Heat Signature

Heat Signature is a game about sneaking onto spaceships from Tom Francis, the creator of Gunpoint. Take a look at in action in the video through the break.

7 years ago

Tom Francis headlines

  • Gunpoint creator discusses leap from game journalist to developer

    Gunpoint creator and former PC Gamer journalist Tom Francis has shed light on his jump from game critic to developer in a new interview, and what it’s like to see both sides of the industry from each side of the fence.

    7 years ago
  • Gunpoint recovered development costs in 64 seconds

    Gunpoint developer Tom Francis has quit his job because he suddenly has an enormous pile of money and plenty of ideas of what to do with it.

    7 years ago
  • Gunpoint due next week, pre-orders now open

    Tom Francis’s IGF award-nominated Gunpoint is now available for pre-order ahead of its freshly-announced June 3 release date.

    7 years ago
  • IGF-nominated Gunpoint heading to Steam

    Gunpoint, the Independent Games Festival nominated 2D stealth game with puzzles, will be heading to Steam soon. You can see how the game plays in the video below, which is hosted by the game’s lead designer, Tom Francis. Enjoy. Thanks, Polygon.

    7 years ago
  • Watch 8 minutes of Gunpoint, prepare to raise eyebrows

    Journo-turned-dev Tom Francis has released a new video for Gunpoint, his PC spy-puzzler. It’s eight minutes long and explains how to use a “crosslink” to rewire buildings, obfuscate guards and exit high windows. It looks brilliant, to be blunt. There’s no release date: it’s just been pushed past its expected Christmas launch. Watch it below.

    9 years ago
  • GMA 2008 - Edge and Eurogamer take top honours for UK

    The 2008 Games Media Awards in London last night saw Edge take the gong for best UK mag and Eurogamer win for best British site last night, with Eurogamer’s Ellie Gibson and PC Gamer’s Tom Francis winning best online and print writers respectively.Full list of winners below. We live-blogged it as well, as you can […]

    12 years ago