Blitz 1UP

Giving indie developers a boost


  • Games for Netbooks Competition
  • 19/08/2010

    Intel has teamed up with the Game Creators to bring you the Games for Netbooks Competition.

  • Indievision: self publishing on XBLIG
  • 19/08/2010

    Indie support website IndieVision have a great article about the pros and cons of self publishing through the Xbox Live Indie Games channel.

  • New Grant Available to UK Start Ups
  • 18/08/2010

    The University of Abertay have announced a new scheme to help support and create jobs in the UK games industry.

  • Looking to Jam? – Ludum Dare 18
  • 18/08/2010

    We think Game Jams are great.

  • Interview with Rock Paper Shotgun's Kieron Gillen
  • 16/08/2010

    The Blitz 1UP team interview Kieron Gillen, director of Rock Paper Shotgun and author of the infamous How to Use and Abuse the Gaming Press blog, to find out what lights up his inbox.

  • Times almost up – kick start this Indie game
  • 09/08/2010

    Axelo, Inc.

  • Palm wants to give you $1m in prizes!
  • 09/08/2010

    The lovely folks at Palm are giving away prizes to reward the developers of the hottest apps for webOS.

  • Call for Indie Games IGF China
  • 06/08/2010

    Independent Games Festival China 2010 is calling for indie game submissions.

  • Are achievements harmful?
  • 05/08/2010

    Chris Hecker gave a interesting talk at GDC questioning if achievements can actually be harmful to the user experience.

  • So you need a typeface? (Free fonts & font tools!)
  • 05/08/2010

    Julian Hansen, a graphic design student from Denmark has created a flowchart that manages to both amuse and educate all at the same time.