Friday, February 11, 2011
By: Matthew Doucette
"I've never seen that power up before. I've lived a long time. I've seen all power ups. This one I've never seen before." - Scott Jones
"I've never seen a whole row of power ups coming down where you have to slide across and get as many as you can." - Victor Lucas
There you have it! Innovation upon a nostalgic gaming concept!
About the Author: I am Matthew Doucette of Xona Games, an award-winning indie game studio that I founded with my twin brother. We make intensified arcade-style retro games. Our business, our games, our technology, and we as competitive gamers have won prestigious awards and received worldwide press. Our business has won $180,000 in contests. Our games have ranked from #1 in Canada to #1 in Japan, have become #1 best sellers in multiple countries, have won game contests, and have held 3 of the top 5 rated spots in Japan of all Xbox LIVE indie games. Our game engines have been awarded for technical excellence. And we, the developers, have placed #1 in competitive gaming competitions -- relating to the games we make. Read about our story, our awards, our games, and view our blog.