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The Day Before is one of the lowest rated Steam games of all time. Players accuse developers of cheating
After the announcement in January 2021, The Day Before has long been at the top of the most anticipated games on Steam. Yesterday, it was released on the platform as part of early access. Most of the users who have tried the game, speak about it extremely negatively. Unfortunately, there are good reasons for this.
“The process of obtaining investments has become more complicated. Companies have stopped “fanatically” distributing money,” — Victoria Belyaeva from AppQuantum on the results of 2023
We continue to summarize the results of 2023 together with the game teams. Next up is an interview with Victoria Belyaeva, Head of Business Development and PR at AppQuantum.
“The indie scene is under pressure, interest in such games is decreasing, and the demand for quality is growing,” Anton Mikhailov from Tortuga Team on the results of 2023
We continue to summarize the results of 2023 together with the game teams. Next up is an interview with Anton Mikhailov, creative director of the indie studio Tortuga Team.
“I don’t believe that indies will die out, but it will shock everyone pretty much,” Ilya Maksimenko from FlyinDogs about the results of 2023
We continue to summarize the results of 2023 together with the game teams. Next up is an interview with Ilya Maksimenko, founder of the FlyinDogs indie studio.
“The main achievement of this year is that we have turned the direction of game art into profit,” Denis Hamin from Allcorrect said about the results of 2023
We continue to summarize the results of 2023 together with the gaming and near-gaming teams. Next up is an interview with Denis Khamin, co-owner of the Allcorrect studio for game localization and outsourcing of 2D and 3D art.
“We have released a Black Book for mobile phones,” Vladimir Beletsky from Morteshka about the results of 2023
We continue to summarize the results of 2023 together with the game teams. Next up is an interview with indie developer Vladimir Beletsky from the Morteshka studio, famous for the role-playing game based on Russian fairy tales Black Book.
tinyBuild explains the layoffs by saying that a crucial stage has come for the company
The game publisher and developer tinyBuild has published an update on the state of affairs. It reveals that the company is “actively considering short-term options to strengthen the balance sheet,” and also confirms staff reductions.
“The most unusual achievement is the project of creating a real IT city with a focus on game development in Dagestan,” Vyacheslav Utochkin from Geeky House on the results of 2023
On the eve of the New Year, App2Top continues to publish a series of “Results” materials, in which it talks with representatives of the gaming industry about how 2023 passed for their company and the market. Next up is an interview with Vyacheslav Utochkin, co—founder and general producer of Geeky House.
The experience of successful crowdfunding on Boomstarter — interview with Asya Yurina from Baba Yaga Games
In early October, a crowdfunding campaign to raise money for the development of the game Vasilisa and Baba Yaga was successfully completed. The game developers from the St. Petersburg studio Baba Yaga Games received 960 thousand rubles from sponsors. App2Top talked to Asya Yurina, co-founder of the studio, about how the campaign was going.
“Five years after the release, sales began,” Vadim Gilyazetdinov (aka yeo) on the results of 2023
We continue to summarize the results of 2023 together with the game teams. Next up is an interview with indie developer Vadim Gilyazetdinov (aka yeo), the author of a series of pixel bitemaps about Japanese Yakuza.
“This year is the best year for us in terms of net profit in history,” Sergey Zanin from Alawar said about the results of 2023
December came. The end of the year is rapidly approaching. On its eve, according to the established tradition, App2Top, together with representatives of gaming and near-gaming companies, summarizes the results. The current series of results opens with an interview with Sergey Zanin, co-founder and CEO of Alawar.